Piedmont pop-rock band Dizzy Balloon took an unassailably goofy submission to Live 105's Not So Silent Night opening act contest and turned it into something awesome.


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Are these boys talented or what? Read the backstory here, then visit Dizzy Balloon's MySpace page (where their cover of "My Parachute Won't Open" is also posted).

Dizzy Balloon won Live 105's Not So Silent Night battle of the bands and will be opening the show tomorrow, Thursday the 11th, at the Oracle Arena in Oakland with the Killers, Death Cab for Cutie, Bloc Party, Franz Ferdinand, and more.