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Hello and welcome to Discovery Corner on BTR! This week on the show I’m featuring Hurrah! A Bolt of Light!
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We’ll be talking with lead vocalist, guitarist, and principal songwriter Wil Farr about what it took to put the group together. He riffs on comparisons to Bruce Springsteen (“a cool dude”), travelling across the country, writing songs good enough to play by yourself, and why Madeleine L’Engle is a great source of darkness and inspiration.
Don’t forget to check out the Discovery Artist feature on Hurrah! A Bolt of Light!
Upcoming Tour Dates
1/23/15 – Fontana’s, New York, NY
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