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Washington Post likes local band


¢ Lawrence rockers [White Whale][1] got a positive live review in the [Washington Post][2] today.Live, the band attempted to reproduce the album's eclectic sweep and nautical spirit, using a megaphone to transform (Matt) Suggs's vocals into a distant roar and reverb to make his shout resemble a gull-like squawk. These gambits worked, but the sounds they generated weren't essential. More important was translating the songs to the stage from their recorded versions.¢ James Moser, a former KU dean who now is chancelor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is profiled in a story in China's [People's Daily Online][3]. [1]: [2]: [3]:


Jason Fizell 8 years, 3 months ago

Hey, I was at this White Whale show in DC! It was a great show -- hence the nice writeup -- and even more great to see a Lawrence band getting props in the Washington fact, they gave the record itself a nice review earlier in the week:

bugmenot 8 years, 3 months ago

hooray! White Whale is my new favorite band. They are really surprisingly great!

Jamesaust 8 years, 3 months ago

White Whale definately deserves an audience.

They have a myspace page, btw:

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