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Preview Fri Jun 18 2010

Lost In The Trees @ Schubas, 6/19 (and a contest!)

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When a community is brought together on stage it becomes a sight to be heard. Lost In The Trees is folk music brought to a whole new level in ways that differ from other with larger member acts. With soft driven songs that slowly melt and blend a lush string based cacophony of sounds, their music is complex, but still comes from a simple place at heart. The North Carolina band releases All Alone In An Empty House on August 10th on Anti Records, their new home as of March. This is a a follow up to last year's EP Time Taunts Me.

If you don't get a chance to see them Saturday at Schubas you will be missing a very intimate musical experience with a band that has been making waves that will no doubt get bigger in the not too distant future.

Here's the band performing with the North Carolina School of Science and Math orchestra on January 15, 2010 in Durham, NC:


Thanks to the generous folks at Schubas, we have two pairs of tickets to give the first two people who emails us at contests@gapersblock.com with the subject line "I'm Found!". [Update: We have our winners! Congrats to Jacob and Jeremiah!]

Local bands The Thin Man and Zephuros start the night at 10pm and $10 gets you in.

 
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Our Final Transmission Days

By The Gapers Block Transmission Staff

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