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Most bands disdain the use of phones at shows, but Dan Deacon welcomes it. At least when the phones in question are sporting his eponymous app, which – when fired up at a live gig – syncs with his music to provide a wholly crowd-sourced, audience-based lightshow. Inspired by the way fans embraced the app, Deacon later sought to integrate their creativity into the stageshow itself, launching a site where fans could create lightshows for his Spring/Summer tour. And you thought waving your lighter was cool.