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Contest Thu Jan 31 2013

Contest: The Right Now @ Martyrs, 2/2

The Right Now are no strangers to the (web)pages of Gapers Block. These spunky funk, R&B and jazz-playing locals have released a stellar sophomore album last year and have pleased us with their live shows in the past.

Most recently, The Right Now teamed up with NYC label Deep&Disco to remix of one of the most soulful tracks off their newest album, "Call Girl." The name already suggests that this track has a significant amount of seductive sauciness, but the disco-influenced remixes really notches it up there as one of those songs that you just have to shake it to. Have a listen to one of the mixes below and purchase the "12 here.

Now we're giving you the chance to check them out first hand. They'll be headlining Martyrs this weekend on Saturday, February 2. Yes, there's plenty of space to dance away the mid-winter blues and we assure you the music will be on point so, really, you have no excuse not to go -- especially if you're not footing the bill. Gapers Block is giving away a pair of tickets to the show. Just email us at contests@gapersblock.com with the subject line "Right Now!" and we'll pick a winner by 5pm today to go with a friend to the show. [Update: We have a winner! Congrats to William!]

 
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