|Veröffentlicht:||vor 7 Jahren, am 03.09.2010 um 13:15|
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|Beschreibung:||By BOB ANDELMAN (email)
With the advent of everything from iTunes and CDBaby to YouTube and Reverbnation, a band from Pittsburgh has as much opportunity to break through all the noise as one in traditional music capitals such as New York, L.A. or London.
And that?s what?s happening on Mr. Media tonight: we?re going to give some air time to 28 North, a four-piece act with a big sound that?s at once original and familiar to the ears. The band, which played earlier this year at both the CMJ and South By Southwest (SXSW) music fests, is in the midst of a months-long road tour. That means you might see Michael Lindner, Alex Stanton, Jonathan Colman, and Tyler Bond at a club near you?soon.
We?re going to play some new music from the band during tonight?s show, starting ?Panic,? recorded live at their hometown rock radio station, 102.5 WDVE in Pittsburgh. And then in a special moment, the band will perform, live, "Napa Valley," a song from their next album. This is a first for Mr. Media--I hope you'll take time to watch the complete show video, below.
28 North has produced three CDs over the last four years; the latest, titled ?28 North,? was released in April 2010. You can order all of their work online at their website, 28North.net. If you've never heard these guys before, I think you're going to really enjoy tonight's show.
28 NORTH AUDIO EXCERPT: "Pittsburgh has so many great bands; I think that's true about every market. We've been touring for three years and not taking 'No' for an answer."Click to WATCH or LISTEN!
Interview with rockers '28 North'
Bob Andelman is the author or co-author of 10 books, including 'The Profiler' with Pat Brown, 'Built From Scratch' with the founders of The Home Depot, and 'Will Eisner: A Spirited Life.' ? Follow Bob on Twitter or Facebook
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