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Standing on the sidelines is not an option when Peelander-Z hits the stage. The self-styled action-comic punk band from Japan has a reputation for dragging the audience into their various antics (which include wrestling, kung fu and breaking out the pins for a round of human bowling). Expect nothing less when the group plays the after-party for the fourth annual Idiotarod in Long Island City on Saturday 27 at 7pm. For details, go to—Daniel Derouchie