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WHITE CENTER

Our final concert in White Center, the birthplace of Richard Hugo, was amazing. I’d first like to give credit to 4Culture for supporting the event. So often attempts to broaden the audience for the arts fall short, but this was exactly as it should be […]

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SEATTLE WEEKEND

Here stands the wonderful Frances McCue outside of The Shedd in Eugene last night. Frances has been joining the band on tour to read Hugo poems between compositions. Catch Hugo readings by Frances and Robin Holcomb this weekend — tonight in Seattle at the Earshot […]

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OREGON UPDATE

Oregon’s been good to us! Last night we played Portland — tonight we’ll be at the The Shedd in Eugene. We were pleased to read the Seattle Times review of the Some Places Are Forever Afternoon album yesterday — check it out. A few more […]

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PORT TOWNSEND

Last night we were hosted by Centrum and Copper Canyon Press to present Some Places Are Forever Afternoon in Port Townsend. Ellie Mathews, Carl Youngmann and Copper Canyon produced this lovely broadside for the evening– purchase one of you very own here! Many thanks to […]

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ALONG OUR WAY

The whole band didn’t go for on a run in the Bozeman 35° weather, but Eric Eagle did. We appreciated that he coordinated his outfit with the hotel signage, but don’t know that Richard Hugo would have approved.

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THE TOUR BEGINS

We have recorded the Some Places Are Forever Afternoon CD, which was released in July on the Songlines label and has received tons of great press so far including a NY Times review and 4.5 Stars in Downbeat.  We are now thrilled to finally be […]

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DRINKS FULL OF SUN

Richard Hugo famously wrote in bars and about bars. Back in Missoula, old friend’s of his narrated the rise and fall of local “rapscallionism” to us over dinner – telling stories of what had happened to who in which bar and vividly conveying how the […]

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