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Daniel Johnston is playing Highline Ballroom and a bunch of other places in February....

Daniel Johnston - 2008 Tour Dates
Feb 5 - The Magestic Detriot, MI
Feb 6 - Metro Chicago, IL
Feb 7 - Turner Hall Milwaukee, WI
Feb 8 - First Ave Minneapolis, MN
Feb 9 - Slowdown Omaha, NE
Feb 20 - Roxy Theater Boston, MA
Feb 21 - Highline Ballroom New York City, NY
Feb 22 - Trocadero Theater Philadelphia, PA
Feb 23 - Black Cat Washington, DC
Feb 24 - Ottobar Baltimore, MD

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Comments (14)

That's the crazy guy who writes the shitty songs that assholes enjoy ironically, right?

Posted by Anonymous | January 18, 2008 11:29 AM

I bet you think you're clever.

Posted by Mark | January 18, 2008 11:53 AM

I bet you think you're not an asshole.

Posted by Anonymous | January 18, 2008 12:03 PM

i bey you think you are not a asshole

Posted by aslhfhdfh | January 18, 2008 12:23 PM

Daniel Johnston was enjoyable 19 years ago when he had some talent, now he's just some running joke who doesn't even understand why people actually like him, its like the elephant man except he doesn't have a life threatening disease. When he's on stage he's just overwhelmed and uncomfortable, where's the genius in that? Get over it people and let him live in his shed and draw.

Posted by Ashley | January 18, 2008 12:48 PM

Daniel Johnston isn't a particularly good performer or musician, but most contemporary should study the skill of his lyrics. He is one of the best at that. And he's got soul.

Posted by Anonymous | January 18, 2008 1:32 PM

From the recent live footage I've seen it doesn't seem like he has much left in the tank, but seriously, it's a chance to see a legend.

Posted by Anonymous | January 18, 2008 2:10 PM

negativity

Posted by Anonymous | January 18, 2008 5:10 PM

I prefer my bat-shit crazy mutants to have at least some level of self-awareness. I'm going to see Magnetic Fields that night.

Posted by Anonymous | January 18, 2008 5:19 PM

Great, the anti-semitic man-child is back.

Posted by Anonymous | January 18, 2008 6:10 PM

Not a lot of people have suffered from as much genuine mental illness as Dan has, and it's a miracle he can and will still perform after recent health problems. Go if you can because you won't have this chance forever...

Posted by Sandover | January 20, 2008 12:53 PM

I'm going for the hell of it.

Posted by Ashley | January 20, 2008 1:15 PM

I saw him play in 2001 and he sounded great

Posted by jamie | January 22, 2008 9:26 PM

thaankes besbool

Posted by بنت الكويت | October 26, 2009 4:49 AM

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