October 2014 Mini-Tour + New member!

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Vera June is almost a year old! Which, of course, means she can carry her own weight now and mom and dad have an excess of free time again… Thus, Finn Riggins fired up the engines in August and we have been rehearsing and writing AND we’ve added a BASS PLAYER. Yes, the time has finally come for more low …

Boise 150 + KEOL Fest + KYRS Music Fest + final show before baby baby break August 1st

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If you’re tuning in late, refer to the previous post about Lisa being pregnant and Finn Riggins taking a baby baby break after a few more shows this summer… Well, we now know that Lisa will be having a girl! Very very very very very very excited. XOXOXOXOXOXOXO All the shows so far this Summer, Ranch Fest, etc have been …

Ranch Fest! new summer dates announced! baby baby break!

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Soooo… we’ve been sitting on some awesome news that we finally get to share with you… Our resident rock goddess, guitar slayer, the one and only Lisa Simpson is with child. Yes yes! Lisa and Gilbert are pregnant and having their first child, which we’re collectively all besides ourselves with excitement and curiosity. Baby is due in November. What does …

Spring shows with El Ten Eleven, The Dirty Moogs and more + Ranch Fest 2013

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What a wild year thus far! Huge thanks to everyone that attended, played or helped out at Treefort Music Fest 2013 — amazing amazing amazing things happening in this Idaho scene. If Round 2 of Treefort was that good, can hardly wait to see how Round 3 unfolds. In the meantime, team Finn Riggins continues to write and work towards …

Benchwarmers EP + NW Tour // limited edition Record Store Day 10″ vinyl

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Been hard at work in the deep caves of Finn Riggins-landia… in the wake of the amazing Treefort Music Fest here in Boise and a great SXSW tour, we’re back in action with a brand new EP being released by Tender Loving Empire that we’re very excited to share with y’all. Its called BENCHWARMERS and features new songs Plural, Big …

tour with Built To Spill begins!

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cruising through Kansas, launched last night from Boise with a mission of getting to Spindale, NC by Friday morning for a radio session with infamous WNCW 88.7 FM… then we attend the wedding of a Simpson niece near Raleigh, NC on Saturday and then jump on tour with fellow Idahoans BUILT TO SPILL and FAUXBOIS in Asheville, NC on Sunday. …

ranch fest V was a huge success!!! thank you!!

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thanks to all the incredible bands that made the trek for this year’s barn party on the remote camas prairie in central idaho. high desert rock n roll. doesn’t get much wilder. amazing amazing amazing. thanks to everyone that attended and helped out and rallied the spirits!! what an incredible group of people committed to awesomeness. seriously, blew our minds …

ranch fest this weekend

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the time has come once again. may 28th and 29th. the mysterious barn party in ‘ol Tumbleweeds, ID. going to be epic this year. get your schedule and other details at http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=108842112486996&ref=mf and keep up for regular updates at www.facebook.com/ranchfest more summer dates to be announced soon!

home sweet home

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we’re home safe and sound. best tour yet! thank you all for making it so incredible. blown away by all the enthusiasm and generosity that came our way over the 80 days we were out bouncing around this country in our humble little van. we couldn’t have done it without all of your kindness and we can’t thank you enough. …