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Feb. 15: Battle of the bands? Well yes, and no…

Imagine an under-21 band competition (unimaginable!), where your favorite teenage folk trio is pitted against an incredibly great rapper/musician – Kingston’s Nabii KO$MO, an absolutely crazed garage-rock band out of Bellevue - Thee Samedi, and an amazingly ethereal electronica artist, Manatee Commune (a.k.a. Bellingham’s … Continue reading

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A few notes in support of Northwest Folklife…

Tomorrow, along with a slew o’ stellar Seattle musos, we will brandish our fiddles, geetars, and such and play more than a few notes at the Winter Fireside Party, a hells-a-fire fundraiser for Northwest Folklife starting at 2 p.m. at … Continue reading

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The Onlies Present: Bluegrass ‘supergroup,’ Wed. Jan. 8

The Onlies want the world to hear five acoustic-string geniuses, and to that end have invited them all to perform a house concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8 in Madrona, at the fabulicious home of Gretl Galgon. Tashina Clarridge … Continue reading

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KBCS names “Setting Out to Sea” one of year’s 10 best CDs!

A huge shout out to KBCS and all the air time they’ve given us over the last year, and woohoo are we on cloud nine having “Setting Out to Sea” named as one of the year’s 10 best CDs. That … Continue reading

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KEXP interviews EMP on Sound Off!

KEXP’s Troy Nelson did a FABOO interview today with the EMP’s “Anita” (no last name mentioned), covering Sound Off! 2014 in which we’ll be participating. Definitely give the interview a listen — it includes tunes by several of the bands … Continue reading

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Feb. 15 @ the EMP: It’s battle time!

When we think of music, the word “competition” isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. Rather, it’s being in the groove, in harmony, tight and in the pocket. But alas, we’re going to throw that all aside now that … Continue reading

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Sunday, Oct. 20: House concert, with us & with these guys!

House concert! House concert! Our favorite place to play. And at a way cool house in Madrona, too (thank you, Gretl!).We’re super excited to introduce Colin Cotter and Ethan Lewis of A Thousand Years At Sea to you. We’ll be … Continue reading

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3 gigs this weekend: Wahooo!!!

Last week we got caught in a rainstorm, playing to a crowd of milllions–of raindrops. That was the Oxbow Farm Pumpkin Festival in Carnation; the festival’s past, but they’d got an incredible pumpkin patch, and other activities: We highly recommend visiting … Continue reading

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West Coast Tour begins Tuesday

First stop: Portland! Well, we’re getting close. Packing, planning, renting a van, all that stuff before a road trip. Our dads Johnny and Tom will be our chauffeurs, roadies, and merch sales staff, but they won’t be our sugar daddies: … Continue reading

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Wow — Onlies are ‘Artist of the Month’ on FolkAlley’s Open Mic

What a treat and honor — that way cool online-folk-radio site FolkAlley.com named us its Artist of the Month in its Open Mic section for up-and-coming artists. We are honored, and recommend you visit the site. A few of our … Continue reading

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