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Recommended Show: Vetiver at The Tractor Tavern

Rootsy indie folk band Vetiver has been around for about fifteen years now and have just released their seventh studio album, Up on High. The group is really the product of San Francisco songwriter Andy Cabic, who began using that name in 2002. Their excellent debut album was released in 2004 and features some esteemed guests including […]

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Saturday's recommended {benefit} show: SubPopFest with Mudhoney, Fruit Bats, Shabazz Palaces, and more {12/4}

It’s far from hyperbolic to say that *the* place to be this Saturday is the Showbox. SubPop has put together an amazing line-up for an even more amazing cause:  to celebrate the life of Andy Kotowitz {beloved member of the music community and SubPopper} and, more importantly, raise money for the Andy Kotowitz Family Foundation, […]

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Tickets go on sale for SubPop fest for the Andy Kotowitz Family Foundation {noon today, 11/12}

The music community is still reeling from the passing of Andy Kotowitz, a beloved member of the music community.  It’s wonderful to hear that his SubPop family has put together an amazing show to celebrate him and raise money for the Andy Kotowitz Family Foundation, which supports Andy’s wife, Jocelyn, and young daughter Anna. The […]

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Free Sub Pop sampler on Amazon.com featuring Conchords, Furs and Trappers

This sounds too good to be true, doesn't it? Seriously. Look at that thing. Thankfully, it's fact and not fiction. Sub Pop is just that kind of rad. They're giving away a ton of tracks on this sampler at Amazon.com, featuring everyone from the Fleet Foxes and the Handsome Furs to Blitzen Trapper and Chad […]

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There is a certain kind of grass grown in tropical Asia known as Vetiver that is known for its soothing properties — you might hardly notice it at first, but when its reduced to oil, it can help soothe screaming muscle pain and throbbing joints, casting a mild but profound state of bliss over the […]

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