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The Greatest Story Ever Told: Felix Hagan

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The Greatest Story Ever Told: Felix Hagan

Posted April 2, 2017, 3:15 p.m.
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Felix Hagan & the Family play grandiose pop songs tinged with hints of musical theatre, classic rock, and jazz. Hagan's shows have been described as a whirlwind of show-off nonsense (in a good way!) with Hagan playing ringleader to a seven-piece backing band of highly theatrical, immaculately dressed, misfits. The group has released two EPs to date and since their formation in 2013 have traveled across the UK winning over fans and critics. They play shows with their tongues firmly planted in their cheeks and the hands either in the air or around someone’s hips. Recently Felix Hagan completed a tour with Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls, playing keys while Sleeping Souls’ member Matt Nasir was busy having ...

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Music GSET: Nahko and Medicine for the People

Posted Sept. 25, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
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Nahko Bear is a multi-instrumental, multi-talented, musician born in Portland, Oregon. Nahko’s songs are categorized as world fusion, and while those words are generally ...

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Posted April 3, 2016, 3:24 p.m.
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Leatherface never achieved the success they deserved. In the late '80s and early '90s, the UK punk band created a sound - marked by gravely vocals ...

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The Greatest Story Ever Told: Frank Turner

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The Greatest Story Ever Told: Frank Turner

Posted Dec. 21, 2015, 3:11 a.m.
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Earlier this year folk-punk troubadour Frank Turner released his sixth studio album, Positive Songs for Negative People. Recorded in Nashville with producer Butch Walker, the record is an attempt to capture the live sound of Frank and his band The Sleeping Souls while covering themes of longing, friendship, and resilience. The album is a logical step forward for the singer-songwriter, who recently announced an extensive Canadian tour to support of the LP, and early next year will perform as a part of Flogging Molly’s Salty Dog Cruise. Frank has been a long time friend of the site. We’re ...

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The Greatest Story Ever Told: Frank Turner

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Posted Dec. 21, 2015, 3:11 a.m.
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Earlier this year folk-punk troubadour Frank Turner released his sixth studio album, Positive Songs for Negative People. Recorded in Nashville ...

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