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Listen to the energetic new single from local bluegrass group Man About A Horse

Man About A Horse | Photo credit: Valentina Vidusin via Facebook.com/manaboutahorse
Man About A Horse | Photo credit: Valentina Vidusin via Facebook.com/manaboutahorse

Known for their high energy originals and twangy takes on hits by Radiohead and the like, local bluegrass quartet Man About A Horse just released the first single from their upcoming EP: a foot-tapping track titled “Take My Heart.”

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Liz and the Lost Boys at The Fire, Black Prarie and Spirit Family Reunion at The Abbey Bar

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Although originally out of College Park, Maryland, Liz & the Lost Boys have made a new home for themselves in Philly, releasing their self-titled debut LP from their current residence last month.  Liz & the Lost Boys are best described as a folk band, but their music seems to take influence from several other genres.  Piano parts often seem tinged with jazzy open chords, while singer Liz Ciavolino bounces over melodies with quirky pop sensibilities and the occasional classical harp squeezes in as well.  Tonight, you can catch the group at The Fire along with The North Country.  Check out one of the group’s songs below click here for ticket information.

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