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EXTRA: Tumbleweed Wanderers



I don't want to brag too much, but I did add Oakland's vintage rock band Tumbleweed Wanderers to my concert wishlist for Bend way back in January. I also blogged about them a couple of times before that as a result of seeing them open for folksy troubadour Angus Stone in Portland last October.

A few months after that, they turned up on the lineup for the popular Free Summer shows at Les Schwab Amphitheater. Now I'm not saying one has anything to do with the other, but I like to think someone is reading my stuff from time to time. Otherwise, I'm just talking to myself!

This week the Source published my take on Tumbleweed Wanderers. As an added bonus, here is a mini-interview I conducted with the band via email. Just make sure to check them out this Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at LSA. This is one of the best bands Bend will see this summer.

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Ethan Maffey

Both a writer and a fan of vinyl records since age 5, it wasn't until nearly three decades later that Oregon Native Ethan Maffey derived a plan to marry the two passions by writing about music. From blogging on MySpace in 2007 and then Blogspot, to launching his own website, 83Music, and eventually freelancing...

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