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2017 Hideout block party

September 23rd. Celebrating 1957, the year of the first satellite, Sputnik, and the year of birth of one member of each band

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While We’re Away

Eleventh Dream Day recently played a show at the Empty Bottle and it looks like that will be it for some time in terms of band activity. The reason: Tortoise and Freakwater are gearing up for record releases and massive tours. Both groups have made some of the best music of their long careers and […]

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Who the hell am I

I was lucky enough to share a stage some time ago, in the previous millennium, with Bill Callahan as a member of Smog, on a short tour of Europe. Bill, Jeff Parker, and I all played guitar in this band, and with little rehearsal, I had to feel out my role. Bill, like Will Oldham, […]

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