Two days ago, LaTosha Brown probably wouldn't have considered herself famous. But that may change soon -- since YouTube featured her impromptu performance of the spiritual "I Know I've Been Changed" yesterday, the video has racked up almost 500,000 views (and counting).
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Local jazzman-turned-folkie Mark Growden: There are many ways to interpret and preserve the traditions of musical Americana. One is treat it like a museum piece, with pious reverence -- thereby sucking the fun clean out of it. Another is to revamp it, keep its mannerisms, but supercharge it, muck ... More >>
Danny ClinchJake Shimabukuro
Pitchfork turned on by Hunx & His Punx. [Pitchfork] and elated with The Morning Benders.
Spring means sunshine, flowers, and Death Metal. [The Bay Bridged]
Video: Mark Growden plays bike handlebars like a flute -- and it sounds good! [Mission Mission]
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Jason TorsDeerhoofMark Growden at Art Parlor Friday [Mission Mission]
Geographer's synth-heavy new songs [The Owl Mag]SF's "best emerging bands" [Deli SF]
Upcoming Haiti benefit shows [SFist]SF bands recently at Daytrotter: The Mother Hips and Social Studies [Daytrotter]
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(Mark Growden Trio perform live at the Unholiday Party)
Laughing Squid's Second Annual Unholiday Party
"SOMA Venue Without a Name"
December 27, 2008
Words, Photos and Video by Tamara Palmer
Better than: Reading about it afterwards on Twitter
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