Everyone who ever played at What The Heck fest:(with lots of broken links)
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A Space City Intensive
An open, public reunion at Anchor Art Space
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A Telephone Call (film)
(BUFFALO, NY/OLYMPIA, WA) – an extended reading of A Telephone Call by Dorothy Parker
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Aaron Flint Jamison
The point of his power might not be obvious.
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Outlaw anthems of life on the margins; Favela-core Latin American punk-hymns to Qaddafi and the insurgency.
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Bring! Something! To! The Table!
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curiosity did not kill the cat
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Brian Malloy is your amigo.
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Andrew Comedy Comedy
(IOWA CITY, IA) – literally hilarious
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Angelo Spencer & Les Hauts Sommets
(OLYMPIA, WA/FRANCE) – Earth with Tinariwen, Karl Blau with Khaled, Oran and Olympia, Mt Rainier and the Sahara desert, kebab and kombucha
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Brings the party.
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Arrington de Dionyso's Malaikat dan Singa
(OLYMPIA, WA) – between shamanic ecstacy, lunacy and “music”
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a new supergroup featuring many familiar faces
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(ANACORTES) – born on your birthday
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Boating With Clyde
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from acapella crooning to drum circle to laptop jamms
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(OLYMPIA, WA) – the soundtrack for watching large icicles fall from high places, a heavy trip
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Bryan, Frank, and Bob
(ANACORTES) – featuring members of the Spoiled, the Few, Poundings Serfs, Gravel, Burl, Public Service, etc.
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Bryce Panic / Better Bizness Bureau
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Anacortes old schoolers Bryan Elliott and Bobby Vaux of Gravel, the Pounding Serfs, Public Service, the Few, etc. record a new album after a 16 year hiatus.
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(OLYMPIA, WA) – phantom limb of American Tradition in the flesh, flailing and stoic
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Casiotone For The Painfully Alone
hard luck kinds of situations and regular people with regular problems, amid huge synthetic beats and sad chords
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(BELLINGHAM, WA) – guileless songs on the back on a friendly whale
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the unforgettable melody, the forsaken chord and the extravagant sentiment
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(BELLINGHAM, WA) – torch songs and sing-alongs
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Great songs from this multi-instrumental film-maker.
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Go Ilwaco!!! The home from which this minstrel began to wander.
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Mapping a course without compass or sextant
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Dupond Et Dupont
Ce sont deux policiers qui travaillent en équipe.
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(SEATTLE, WA) – truly psychedelic, in a slow deep way, the way the core of the planet must sound
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Fellow Faerie lover you have found your home!
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Dudes love the Fanny.
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Fire Island, AK
the sound of two hands holding
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For The Birds
(WHIDBEY ISLAND, WA)
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young echoey wonder from Redmond
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Goodtime John is mainly Dublin born John Cowhie
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“Ancient forms of courtship are resurrected and molded into what one can only hope will become a modern day norm”
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the dream world summoned and widened
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Sensitive piano ballads that aim to make straight white men feel slightly uncomfortable
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Harry Smith (films)
(ANACORTES PERSONALITY) – Anacortes’ most treasured/unknown former resident, discoverer of all counterculture, founder of art
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Chris Sutton, Dub Narcotic alum
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Hungry Cloud Darkening
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Melodic to the max experimental analog fuzz music, home-recorded in British Columbia horse country.
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self-taught itenerant animator
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Jason shows us that none of us are too cool to have fun. This is OUR party!
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Thanks so much for stopping by and lending your support!
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Juice Team DJs
excellent music choosers
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(SAMISH ISLAND, WA) – It’s that grit in the oyster that forms the pearl, they say. Pisces is a slippery one. Play out the line; see where it takes you
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Katy Davidson the Jam Band
Katy Davidson the Jam Band featuring Katy Davidson jamming with the band on electric guitar
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(PORTLAND, OR/ARIZONA) – capitalism, transportation, networks, alienation, aggression, and Mexican food
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Khaela Maricich aka The Blow
Khaela works in the cracks between pop music and performance art
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Be your own freakin’ rainbow
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(OLYMPIA, WA) – ...one of those rare birds that make you feel like she needs you as much as you need her.
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(OLYMPIA, WA) – traditional “pop” music from early 21st century North Pacific America
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Laura Veirs and Saltbreakers
ringing all the underwater underwater underwater bells
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A fabulous soundtrack to an evening spent by a fire.
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Wood grain/crystal shards funneled through the latest wave of Big Sur revivalism
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(BROOKLYN, NY) – “pure transcendental black metal”
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Lloyd and Michael
(PORTLAND, OR) – Is “supergroup” super annoying to say?
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fragile networks held together by such light things as skin contact, unfamiliar language, temporary logic, the spirit of celebration, and things that work but you don’t know why
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Cosmic-cowgirl music by Jodie-Jean Marston
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(PORTLAND, OR) – He’s writing cover novels these days.
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you think it’s, like, all, like THIS, but, like, really it’s, like, totally like this
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(ANACORTES/ARKANSAS) – Not “What to do?” but “How to execute?”.
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(ANACORTES) – pastoral mythology
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moody and melodic
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Classy tunes from a classy fellow.
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(ANACORTES/ARKANSAS) – plunky fuzz pop
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(ANACORTES/QUÉBEC) – real-life darknesses rearranged into song, in French
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Old Time Relijun
Confrontational dance music! American Primitive Deconstructionist Visionaries!
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a socially-conscious jam-slam avalanche of killer hooks and fantastic grooves
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bare, simple, and original folk music
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Purple & Green
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Cuban-American novelist, Havanarama frontman
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Ropin' The Wind
(SEATTLE, WA) – grunge-ish Garth Brooks covers?
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“A songwriter of simple grace with a real ability to cut through the haze of everyday life and hit you where it counts, gently but with lasting effects”
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sad and beautiful and close
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Run Chico Run
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Ruth is a Vegas ex-patriate who currently lives at the Department of Safety.
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Chris Sand lives in North Dakota
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The darkest roads of Australia follow ancient songlines towards the Coast and set sail for Fidalgo Island.
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Ship Of Friends
you may find yourself putting your hands in
the air, waving ‘em, and furthermore, just not caring
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whole earth vision
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Spider and the Webs
Fidalgo’s premier world-grass combo
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Squid Vs. Shark
”...quirky, catchy, danceable indie-pop jams…”
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ST Rainbow Found Sound Collage
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(TEMPE, AZ) like Crazy Horse and later-era Arthur Russell
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