Fang Island sounds spastic and free in the way Animal Collective sounds, but they're also as playful and peppy as The Go! Team and Dan Deacon. And none of that accounts for how hard they rock - as hard as Andrew W.K., who appeared in a video on their website earlier this year.

Fang Island sounds spastic and free in the way Animal Collective sounds, but they're also as playful and peppy as The Go! Team and Dan Deacon. And none of that accounts for how hard they rock - as hard as Andrew W.K., who appeared in a video on their website earlier this year.

They're a good match for schizophrenic locals The Town Monster, who will open this show along with Delicate Steve.