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For Imagine Dragons, a 'surreal' string of triumphant success

For Imagine Dragons, a 'surreal' string of triumphant success

When Imagine  Dragons hits San Diego's Mattress Firm Amphitheatre on Thursday, it'll mark a special show for the superstar quartet. For one, it'll be a sort-of homecoming gig.

"We love San Diego," says Daniel Platzman, the band's rollicking drummer. "We have a lot of familiarity because Ryan Walker, who we used to tour with, is from  Oceanside. So we can't wait to grab some burritos and fish tacos and head to the beach."

Not only that, but the day of the show doubles as Platzman's birthday.

"So it's a big day for San Diego and a big day for me," he jokes.

For Platzman and his Imagine Dragons cohorts - including lead...

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