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 …

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 …

Ranch Fest next weekend!

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Our annual barn-scorcher in an imaginary prairie town in Idaho is next weekend! May 25th and 26th. If you’re not already RSVP’d and in the loop, email Gilbert at helibasebooking@gmail.com for the inside scoop. Directions and all the important details being sent out as we speak. Another incredible line-up this year and with the weather outlook, it’s poised to be …

SXSW 2012 Tour Dates \\ Treefort Music Fest \\ Benchwarmers EP

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March is upon us, and it’s gonna be a wild wild one. Incredibly excited to hit the road for a couple weeks and then come home to the inaugural Treefort Music Fest right here in Boise March 22nd – 25th. If you’re not privy to this rad new multi-venue emerging artists festival, highly encourage you do some research here. We …

SPRING 2012 TOUR DATES // new vinyl EP!

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Hey Team! we’ll be releasing a brand new EP on 10″ colored vinyl for Record Store Day (April 21st) on Tender Loving Empire. more details on this very soon. super excited. in the meantime, here are our Spring 2012 Tour Dates as they currently stand: 2/23 MOSCOW, ID @ John’s Alley w/ Shades 2/24 SPOKANE, WA @ The Porch w/ …

NYE 2012 // BENCHWARMERS // Treefort Music Fest

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Just wanted to wish y’all a happy holiday season and merry christmas.  Finn Riggins will be recording some songs next week for a micro release this spring, more details coming soon. We’re also playing two shows to wrap up 2011: Friday, December 30th at Neurolux here in Boise with our reunited friends IN THE SHADOW OF THE MOUNTAIN (so pumped …

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lots of rocknrollin at the ‘ol homestead right now. recording on the nearing horizon. we’ve all been loving being home and in the midst of the stellar vibes of the Boise scene // hard to beat Idaho vibes. lots of excitement in the air. it’s energizing. and the jamz are hottt we have a few regional shows this fall while …