The Rude Mechanical Orchestra from New York was in town for the 2008 RNC. Quite a show I wish I had hung out with them longer but, quite a few other things to see/check out.
I marched in the protest in order to do photography due to the risk I used an old SD CAM combined with the fact I had to walk 12 miles a tripod would not have been very wise. I saw worldwide news agencies represented and en'masse.
Full details under 9/1/2008 @ thesuckzone.com/