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Maniac 2000 was blasted out at Electric Picnic last night and everyone lost it

Put your hands up in the air.

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IT WAS WHAT so many had been waiting for at Electric Picnic.

The iconic Maniac 2000 was belted out by Mark McCabe - and it went down pretty well with the Stradbally crowd:

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If the clip doesn’t play, watch it in full here.


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If the clip doesn’t play, watch it in full here.

Needless to say, the crowd went mad for it

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Some people had been waiting for this exact moment

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Pure nostalgia

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Those watching at home had a slightly less positive review though

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The RTÉ coverage didn’t have the best sound apparently

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But for those there, they were loving it

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The sheer noise of it all

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Like Maniac 2000 wasn’t going to go down well

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This video on Facebook shows the full song – and the crowd absolutely loving it.

Preach it

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It went down so well, McCabe came back for seconds

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Yeah yeah, funky yeah.

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David Elkin

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