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The Band of Heathens, Live on Cosmic American Jamboree

THE BAND OF HEATHENS
Live on The Cosmic American Jamboree, with Pinetops Stephen
Thursday, November 5, 2009 1pm

Band of Heathens


The guys in the Band of Heathens are fond of saying they became a unit by accident. But that’s like saying the Big Bang was an accident. Unplanned, maybe, but hardly random. One might even argue that a kind of destiny was involved. The merger of singer/songwriters/multi- instrumentalists Ed Jurdi, Gordy Quist and Colin Brooks, with bassist Seth Whitney and drummer John Chipman, from their respective solo careers and bands may not be akin to a cosmic explosion, but their new album, One Foot in the Ether, offers irrefutable evidence that they were meant to be together — and have evolved into a solid entity worthy of the comparisons they receive to the Black Crowes, the Band and Little Feat.

Tune in to 91.1 FM or wtju.net on November 5 at 1 pm to hear the Band of Heathens come together to play live for you. They will be stopping by on their way to a local performance at The Southern (former Gravity Lounge location) later that night and will be raring to entertain.

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