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Contest Wed Dec 08 2010

Ticket Giveaway: Justin Jones, Badly Drawn Boy @ Lincoln Hall 12/10

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Justin Jones grew up surrounded by cabins, trailers and campers in Virginia. So it almost goes without saying that he makes country tunes, soulful ballads and southern rock, with plenty of harmonica. Jones began working east coast venues (he's currently on Washington D.C.'s 9:30 Records label, created this year by 9:30 Club owner Seth Hurwitz) and developed a solid east coast fan base. D.C. critics have likened Jones to '96 Wilco and Ryan Adams, not too shabby. Jones is now making his way west touring with Badly Drawn Boy supporting his The Little Fox EP. (Check out more Justin Jones music on iTunes.)

But wait! One lucky Gapers Block reader will win a pair of tickets to the sold out show at Lincoln Hall on Friday, December 10th where Justin Jones will open for UK artist Badly Drawn Boy. Just email us at contests@gapersblock.com with the subject line "Mr. Jones" and you and a friend will check out the show for free! Update! We have our winner. Congrats to Paul!

Justin Jones and Badly Drawn Boy play Lincoln Hall on Friday, December 10, 2010 at 9pm. 21+. This show is sold out.


 
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