LIVE: Cage the Elephant

Cage the Elephant let it all out at Valley View Casino Center on June 22.

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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Lead singer Matthew Shultz was all over the stage and all over the crowd. And they were all over him.
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Matthew Shultz's brother, Brad Shultz, is Cage the Elephant's rhythm guitarist.
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The Shultz brothers started Cage the Elephant in 2006 in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
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The band also consists of drummer Jared Champion, bassist Daniel Tichenor, touring keyboardist Matthan Minster and touring lead guitarist Nick Bockrath.
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Although they are from the South, Cage the Elephant moved to London just before the release of their first album in 2008.
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Their self-titled first album gained them a widespread following in the UK and the US.
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Cage the Elephant's sophomore release, "Melophobia," was nominated for a Grammy in 2015 for Best Alternative Music Album.
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Melophobia can be literally translated to "fear of music." Talking Heads reference, anyone?
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On December 18, 2015, Cage the Elephant released their third album, "Tell Me I'm Pretty," which was produced by the Black Keys' Dan Auerbach.
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Before becoming the lead singer of Cage the Elephant Matthew Shultz worked as a plumber.
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Other previous occupations for the band include sandwich maker, Lowe's employee, pet store employee and telemarketer.
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The band's name comes from an odd experience that Matthew Shultz had with a mentally disturbed fan of his previous band.
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The disturbed fan kept saying, "You have to cage the elephant," over and over.
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The band's most popular songs include "Ain't No Rest for the Wicked," "Come a Little Closer" and "Take It or Leave It."
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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Cage the Elephant performed a high octane set at Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday, June 22.
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