Day Three: The Beetle. Greeley, CO

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Greeley-based band Green Typewriters kicked the night off last night with a fun set of indie quirk pop. Switching instruments every song with really creative arrangements and textures. I was way into it. They also were comprised of two guys and a girl. Jared, Goija, Garrison. Rad tunes. Rad people. check them out at www.myspace.com/greentypewriters2 Attica followed them with a …

Day Two: Mr. Hoovis and fighting the good fight

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Spent the day hanging out with our friends’ (Gary & Chiristina’s) cat Mr. Hoovis at their house in Salt Lake City, sun shining through their living room windows as it was a beautiful day in ‘ol Utah. Deceptive, though, as it’s still pretty chilly outside. Gary & Christina had to work all day, but Hoovis is good company. He’s an …

Day One: goodbye Idaho — 9 week U.S tour begins.

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we launched our big Spring 2008 U.S. Tour yesterday. took our time getting out of our snowy fortress at The Helibase, making sure that we had everything in line for the next 9 weeks. we’ve gotten used to leaving, but the notion that we weren’t coming back for 2 months was a litle weird to digest. we’re all really excited …

Dear Valentines:

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oh to all the LUVRS that spent their precious Valentine’s Day with us, we thank you from the deepest and greatest depths of our beating beating hearts. Last night at Hogan’s in Clarkston, WA was super special to us. Despite all of us being super sick and hardly able to sing, much less see straight, y’all gave us the heartiest …

Spring National Tour Kickoff Show Announced! — Leap Day!!

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we will be kicking off our big national tour this spring with a show at home on Leap Day. Friday, 2/29@ FresshiesHailey, ID9pmALL AGESFREEour friend Piers Lamb will open. we’re continuing our album release tour with a big two month national tour starting March 5th. this will be our most extensive tour to date as we will be playing shows …

big easy

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2/8/08 Boise, ID -friday the 8th. the Big Easy. we were honored to be a part of IQEQ’s CD release party for their new album Loco/Motive. it was a fun show, with other Boiseans Ned Evett and Malachi also playing short sets. pretty full house for most of the night. hopefully be posting some photos soon as our new friend …

Rock Out With Yer Caucus Out — IDAHO

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a few notes on the last several days: 1/31/08 + 2/1/08 -cancelled two shows in Montana due to extreme winter weather in the region. specifically a blizzard that shutdown most of Idaho on what was our main travel day north. thanks again to Grant and Compound Productions for setting up the Bozeman show and for graciously understanding our predicament and …