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Tuesday: Blind Pilot at The Newport

The timing couldn’t be better for Blind Pilot. Folk-based indie rock is doing extremely well, maybe not on the radio but bands like Dawes, Mumford & Sons, Quiet Corral, and The Decemberists (just to name a few) are playing to larger and larger crowds on each tour. The last time Blind Pilot played the Newport (Feb.6, 2012), the band apparently made the show an intimate experience by hopping down into the crowd for an acoustic number while asking people to put away their cell phones and just enjoy the experience. What a refreshing change in this digital age where everybody (guilty as charged) wants to take photos and videos throughout a band’s performance.

Blind Pilot and River City Extension perform at The Newport Music Hall on Tuesday. Doors open at 7pm. Tickets are $20.

Blind Pilot Opening for The Decemberists in Columbus


MP3: Go On Say It by Blind Pilot

Blind Pilot are opening for The Decemberists on Monday in Columbus. Their orchestral, rustic music will be a a perfect fit to start off the show.

Just back from a European tour with the Counting Crows, the band is opening a string of shows for The Decemberists including a spot at Lollapalooza. Their star is definitely rising.

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