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  1. Graham Nash Talks New Rock-Doc Series, 'Woodstock' DramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | RollingStone

    ... career and features interviews with folk-club pals like Eric Andersen, Maria Muldaur and the Holy Modal Rounders' Peter Stampfel. Rise of a Texas Bluesman looks at the early, pre-fame career of Stevie Ray Vaughan, while Rush: The Rise of Kings takes ...

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  2. What's going on Sunday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    Chairlift, Olga Bell @ Music Hall of Williamsburg Chairlift released their most pop-forward album yet with Moth . They play a matinee and evening show today, both of which are sold out.

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  3. Pet SoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Seventy, and rising . . .

    ... belonged to current and folk. The first group made use of the term psychedelic in popular music was The Holy Modal Rounders, a band of acid-folk. But the first to do so in a rock context is attributed to the band 13th Floor Elevators. Additional ...

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  4. Friends, musicians remember 'old soul' of Portland's Americana sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    When Fernando Viciconte first arrived in Portland, fresh from the fertile 1980s Los Angeles punk scene, it was Jimmy Boyer - a quietly intense Cleveland, Ohio-bred guitar slinger - who opened the young musician's eyes to the quirky, bohemian-fueled eclecticism that shaped Stumptown roots music. 'Jimmy turned me on to Jeffrey Frederick of the Clamtones, the Holy Modal Rounders and Michael Hurley,' Viciconte says of Portland's freak-folk vanguard.

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  5. Remembering Jimmy Boyer, Legend of TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... on city streets. I had no idea that the Billy Kennedy tip would lead to the astonishing talents of the Holy Modal Rounders, Michael Hurley, and Jeffrey Fredericks, or the world-class musicianship of people like Tim Acott, Dan Hailey, Lynn Conover, ...

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  6. With 'Have Moicy 2', Peter Stampfel Issues A Sequel 4 Decades In The MakingRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... the poets who would form the rock band The Fugs, his own recordings with the group he co-founded, The Holy Modal Rounders. And Stampfel's '60s roots continue to show. He commences this new "Have Moicy," subtitled "The Hoodoo Bash," by singing a ...

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  7. Yo La Tengo Mixes Acoustic Country and Electric Noise at the VicRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2015 | Gapers Block

    ... acclaim for this reason. They covered anything from "Griselda," by '60s Greenwich Village denizens the Holy Modal Rounders, to "golden age" Kinks to even themselves. But Fakebook also included the last contributions by the band's original lead ...

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  8. a Few Minutes with Dave RawlingsRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... era and for inserting what was considered at the time to be extraneous rock influences. "What makes the Holy Modal Rounders interesting isn't how close they got, it's how far they were from what they (were copying)," says Rawlings, who brings his ...

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  9. LIVE: The Down Hill Strugglers @ Caffe Lena, 9/11/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... Harry Smith's classic "Anthology of American Folk Music" (the touchstone of the '60s folk revival), the Holy Modal Rounders and especially the New Lost City Ramblers. In fact, the Ramblers' John Cohen is one of their primary mentors. But the Down ...

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