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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, April 4 THE DODOS with Reading Rainbow @ Neumos Bay Area indie rockers The Dodos will kick off the week at Neumos. Their music plays is folky, tribal, tom-heavy, and African-inspired and has been all the rage around KEXP as of late. They’ll be playing a live in-studio set at noon on the dayRead more...

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On the Road With Ravenna Woods: Days 10, 11, 12 and 13

Photos and update by James Bailey I slept for 15 hours. It was my second day at SXSW and I was feeling a bit better from the flu that I’d contracted on the journey down from Seattle. I was certain that I’d gotten enough rest to make it through the day.

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On the road with Ravenna Woods: Days 8 and 9

photos by James Bailey / update by James and Matt Badger I awoke at five am in the cold New Mexican White Sands desert. Laying in my sleeping bag under the stars I noticed the sun was starting to climb into the sky. I looked around and began to call out to the boys ofRead more...

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On the road with Ravenna Woods: Day 7

Photography by James Bailey, update by Chris Cunningham For this next update I’ll be handing over the story telling part of the blog post to the singer and guitarist of Ravenna Woods, Chris Cunningham. March 16th Waking up on the floor of our gracious hosts [Jenny Invert], we slowly gathered our belongings and made forRead more...

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On the Road With Ravenna Woods: Day 6

Photos and update by James Bailey A late night, mixed with the bright sun of the dessert, creates an all encompassing sleepy feeling in the van. The Seattle band, Ravenna Woods and I had driven quite a distance the previous day. The trip had consisted of most of the 450 mile gradual downgrade from theRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Wednesday, March 23 GOLD PANDA with Dam Mantle, IG88 @ The Nectar Lounge British producer Gold Panda was known primarily for his re-mixing skills until he released a number of his own EPs in 2009, all of which were widely acclaimed. Late last year he released his debut full-length album Lucky Shiner on Ghostly International.Read more...

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On the Road With Ravenna Woods: Days 4 and 5

Photos and update by James Bailey The band Ravenna Woods and I were on our way to SXSW with a few stops along the way. Midway between Colorado Springs and Denver we started to get hungry. Seeing a road sign for a Waffle House we thought it might be a good place to grab someRead more...

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On the road with Ravenna Woods: Day 2

Photos and update by James Bailey We awoke to a gray Boise sky. Idaho was the first stop in the series of states we’ll be visiting on this tour. Each one that we pass through will be a new sight for most of us. The drive to the next town seemed to go by quickly.Read more...

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On the road with Ravenna Woods: Day 1

Photos and tour update by James Bailey A short time ago I got a message from Matt Badger. Matt is the drummer for the fantastic Seattle band Ravenna Woods. He asked me if I would ride along with them and chronicle the band’s tour to the annual music festival SXSW in Austin, TX. I couldn’tRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

THIS WEEK: More amazing local music than you know what to do with. Here’s a rundown: Tuesday, January 11 DEAD MEADOW with Sweet Apple (feat. J. Mascis), Blood Red Dancers @ The Tractor Tavern In what will be a change of pace from the Tractor’s usual lineup of blues, country, folk, or anything else thatRead more...

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