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Zach Condon of Beirut. Photo Credit: Joe Grimaldi and Bailey Baffert

Unnerved by the threat of violent thunderstorms, most people decided to stay inside on the night of June 17th. Not among those people were the many Beirut fans who flocked to McCarren Park in Brooklyn in their shorts and sundresses to plant themselves with little ceremony and next to no waterproof protection on the wet, concrete ground. No, excessive moisture didn’t stop this relatively small for an outdoor concert, but enthusiastic crowd from enjoying the work of Zach Condon and his backing band. Audience members swayed, spun and slow-danced, gazed at the stars, the stage and their shoes, sang along and basked in the prolonged serenade, not allowing the elements to limit their enjoyment of a truly powerful performance. [click to continue….]