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Late Night Reading Inspired By Late Night Radio

We made a whole book of News stories. Help us celebrate its release at Ipso Gallery on August 12. “A GALLERY SHOW and BOOK LAUNCH featuring ten BRAND-NEW “VERY SPECIAL and DELIGHTFUL” works by ten “FANTASTIC and AMAZING” artists INSPIRED by stories from THE NEW BOOK by Thomas “News” McGill: The Owl is Great At Being Silent: Dispatches, Special Reports, and Amazing News Notes […]

Current Affairs, In-Season, Rock Garden Tour News

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THE BLACK KEYS – "EL CAMINO" "A lot of times you'll play in a big city and people will just stand around. That always seems to be the thing. You'll go to L.A. or New York City and people will just stand there. You have to go to, like, middle America to find people who […]

In-Season

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SHE & HIM – "A VERY SHE & HIM CHRISTMAS" "I’ve just always loved Christmas music, and Matt did too. We’ve been talking about it for a long time… We wanted it to feel very intimate, like you were just sitting around the fire and making music." – Zooey Deschanel, She & Him

In-Season

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DINNER BELLES – "WEST SIMCOE COUNTY" “The barn, where we practice during the summer, is on a farm that is owned by the Harleys … we love going there to play. We will go there on Sundays and play all day long. And it really has become a big family affair where friends and family […]

In-Season

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CASS McCOMBS – "HUMOR RISK" "Bringing the individual into [music and art] only distracts from the universal and makes it trivial. And then it's easy to wash your hands of it because you might not be from their background, or you might disagree with their personal perspective. So you discount it and go back into […]

In-Season

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THE DECEMBERISTS – "LONG LIVE THE KING" "From the outset, we were keen to stay connected to the people that were coming to our shows, and we really have attempted to do everything on our own terms. Those are qualities that are associated with the indie world." – Colin Meloy, The Decemberists

In-Season

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TOM WAITS – "BAD AS ME" "Jimmy Stewart said he stopped making movies because he didn't like the way he looked on screen anymore. I'm more the guy who says I look like hell but I'm going to see where it gets me." – Tom Waits

In-Season

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REAL ESTATE – "DAYS" "You have two options, really—you can either make the record, and just do it how you want to do it, or you can not make the record. We weren't going to think about it so hard that we'd change what we were doing." – Martin Courtney, Real Estate

In-Season

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JOE HENRY – "REVERIE" "For me writing has almost nothing to do with self expression. It's all about discovery. I don't think I would write a song if it was based on I have this idea and now I need to put it in three verses that rhyme so that people can enjoy it too. […]

In-Season