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Eamon McGrath @ Drake Underground

. : : October 2nd, 2011 : : . When Eamon McGrath first took the stage as the opening act for Ha Ha Tonka at the Drake Hotel, most of the room was certainly thrown off by the visual dicotomy. With an acoustic guitar in his lap and a violinist and an electric guitarist/keyboardist on either side of him, I know my first thought went to a traditional roots-folk trio. Decked out in a leather jacket over a dark hoodie — with the hood up over a baseball cap — McGrath’s visage suggested something more akin to the Ramones. The resulting sound was closer to a Live In New…