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Win a fantastic BOAT package, including tickets to their CD release show on 10/22 and a custom piece of art!

We here in imaginary land don’t do a very good job of keeping our love for local chest pounding indie popsters BOAT a secret. Their TOPPS EP was at the top of my favorite releases of last year, and both imaginary Liz and I put 2007’s Let’s Drag Our Feet quite high on our best […]

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Magic Marker Records book a roadtrip-worthy anniversary show

You better hope gas prices stay low until February. Portland's fantastic Magic Marker Records just announced their 10-year anniversary show! And it's amazing! February 7th at the Someday Lounge in Portland. This just in from MMR honcho, Curt: The line up looks like: Tullycraft Dear Nora (a one time reunion) BOAT Kissing Book (a one […]

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Imaginary Interview: D. Crane from BOAT interviews John Roderick of Long Winters

Two of the most talented and literate musician writers we imaginary girls know are John Roderick of the Long Winters and D. Crane of BOAT. Since the two bands will be playing together on July 5 at the Showbox at the Market, we asked Crane to interview Roderick, which he did. Much hilarity and wisdom […]

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Freebies from Magic Marker this holiday season!

I think Magic Marker Records will be well represented on the "Best Of" lists this year, with new releases from TIG favorites Tullycraft and BOAT. But just when you thought it was all over, they've announced the arrival of a new solo record by Ricky from the Galactic Heroes, using the moniker "The Get-Arounds". I […]

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