Download/Stream: Futurebirds Live in New Orleans @ Hi-Ho Lounge (SBD)

Download/Stream: Futurebirds Live in New Orleans @ Hi-Ho Lounge (SBD)

Futurebirds Live @ Hi-Ho Lounge

An ornothological piece: A headline regarding growing awareness of a certain avian variety

Last month while an intangible but thick haze hung heavy over the Big Easy in the aftermath of a mighty large Mardi Gras, the Futurebirds closed out Foburg Fest weekend with a set down at the Hi-Ho Lounge. Ever since, the critically-acclaimed Athens, GA band have been quickly gaining momentum. Since leaving New Orleans, the Birds have played a string of shows at SXSW, covered Chris Isaak and Stevie Nicks, released a new EP Via Flamina, announced their appearance as part of the Bonnaroo Buzz Tour alongside (and a set at the Roo in June), and capped if off with an opening spot for Widespread Panic last night at Oak Mountain in Pelham, AL. Luckily the Hi-Ho Bird Show was captured for posterity and is available for all to hear and download at Archive.org. Don’t miss ‘em next time they come around. For upcoming tour dates, go here.

Futurebirds
March 13, 2011
New Orleans, LA – Hi-Ho Lounge
Foburg Fest

01. Intro
02. Johnny Utah
03. APO
04. Battle For Rome
05. Dirty D
06. Via Flamina
07. ???
08. Red Top Girl
09. Sam Jones
10. Ski Chalet
11. Wild Heart (Stevie Nicks)
12. Dead Flowers *

* with members of the Glory Fires on vocals

Futurebirds – “Dirty D” – SXSW 2010 from DUKE STREET on Vimeo.

Finally, here’s an interview I did back in August with Thomas Johnson and Carter King for JamBase. Real salt of the earth those guys.

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Wesley grew up in coastal Georgia and is a former resident of The Music City and The Big Easy where he helped get LMB NOLA off-the-ground after launching in January 2011. Over the past few years, he has also contributed steadily to JamBase and Relix Magazine. Recently, Hodges moved on to L.A. where Abita Beer is hard to find, costs about $6 if located and impromptu parading in the streets will most likely get you arrested on the spot.

 
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