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Vic theater

Vic theater

| April 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The cover portrait on Lambchop‘s Mr. M (Merge) is not Vic Chesnutt (Chesnutt, for one, did not own such a hat), and he is not mentioned at anytime during the album. But the songwriter’s death is its centerpiece, and it captures with grace Chesnutt’s difficult but rewarding (for us, at least) existence.

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Lambchop preview

Lambchop preview

| January 21, 2009 | 0 Comments

Lambchop Old Town School Of Folk Music, Chicago Saturday, January 24, 2009 It’s in keeping with Lambchop’s hard-to-define style that the band is both a perfect and poor fit for the Old Town School. Kurt Wagner’s whimsical lyrical prose belongs in a storyteller atmosphere, but the score behind it on the band’s latest album, OH […]

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