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Episode 10 — Howe Gelb & Giant Giant Sand


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#1 Earwolf Admin

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 12:01 AM

Tucson Troubadour Howe Gelb & Giant Giant Sand set their sights on the Shortwave studios. Howe describes how the band formed by the wrath of coincidence, performing 3 hour long improvisational sets, and the story behind Erosion Rock. Howe also talks about the inspiration behind “Tucson: A Country Rock Opera,” thinking about winding down on recording, and how the recent events in Arizona have affected him as a local. Plus, we’re treated to some live songs from their latest album “Tucson: A Country Rock Opera.”

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Posted 15 November 2012 - 07:04 AM

Oh man 'Sno Angel Like You is a phenomenal record, excited to listen.

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 09:14 AM

The music on this one just took me to another place. It was phenomenal.

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Posted 02 November 2016 - 05:38 AM

I saw Brian Lopez open for Heartless Bastards a few years ago. Took me by surprise when I heard his name and researched...same guy! Small world. Great music. He played a cover of "Killing Moon" from his album Ultra when we saw him. Stellar.