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Nickel Creek

Show Date: September 1, 2003

I used to test my CD's on my mother to assess their degree of coolness. If she hated it, I loved it. If she covered her ears in disgust and immediately told me to turn it off, it became my favorite new album. As I exited my teenage years, I realized that it's okay to […]

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Bumbershoot 2003: An Imaginary Preview

Show Date: September 1, 2003

Not sure what to see at Bumbershoot? Here's our imaginary input on the shows we don't wanna miss… {Friday recommendations} Broadcast Oblivion 2pm – 3pm: EMP Sky Church Visqueen 2:45pm – 3:45 pm: What's Next Stage The Decemberists 3:30pm – 4:30pm: EMP Sky Church The Divorce 4:15pm – 5:15pm: What's Next Stage Modest Mouse, The […]

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Nickel Creek

Show Date: September 5, 2002

Young bluegrass upstarts? You bet! Thumbing their cute noses at the 'new traditionalism' inspired by the staggering success of the orthodox bluegrass soundtrack for O Brother, Where Art Thou?, the Californian guitar-fiddle-mandolin trio Nickel Creek mix their bluegrass — a genre not known for its flexibility — with an incongruent dose of, well, just about […]

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