Local twee-folk-rockers Edith Makes a Paper Chain have just released a lovely 5-song EP called Tunes for Tripping Down Stairs. Luckily for us, they’re offering one track—”Bandylegs”— as a free download (at the bottom of this post) to Big Something readers. As an added bonus, we’ve put together an audio slideshow of the live version of “Bandylegs” that Edith played at Meadow Grass in May. Thanks to Edith and don’t miss your chance to pick up their new record on July 3 at the Pikes Peak Arts Fest downtown and again on July 16 at the Pikes Peak Center’s Studio Bee where they’ll open for Electric Illuminati. A complete list of their tour dates can be found HERE at their myspace page.


6 Responses to Edith Makes a Record

  1. Jim Bailey says:

    Great stuff!
    I need their CD!

  2. Thought you might like this gem I found on the internets. Here’s another version of the Bandy Legs when Sarah played with the Spectres (Velvet Rut) last year at Pike Peak Arts Fest.


    Make sure you get out and see Edith Makes a Paperchain this weekend – they always put on a good show.

  3. Matt H says:

    I’m only asking for your bag of tricks
    and love…
    and Joy, yes, Everyone needs more Joy.
    I look foreward to the upcoming shows.

  4. John D says:

    I love it! Where can I get the entire CD?

  5. Sarah Hope says:

    Hi! It’s Sarah from Edith Makes a Paper chain. Thanks for all the positive feedback. Our CD is available at shows for a suggested donation of 5$. Soon it will also be available on Itunes.
    On July 3rd it will be available at our show in America the Beautiful park. And I’ll tell you a secret… we are going to do a song from Saturday night fever with the Changing Colors. I won’t say which one. The next show after that is studio Bee with the Electric Illuminati. The Cd will be there too.

  6. Liz Arnold says:

    Wow! I had no idea Sarah Hope was so talented!! Incredible jewelry and incredible singing too! Was that Hillary I saw in the slide show? You guys are great! Fun to see you on my computer. Keep it up!


November 27, 2015 | NPR · Police say three officers have been injured.

November 27, 2015 | NPR · Brazil’s Environment Ministry announced that deforestation in the country has increased by 16 percent. A separate study warned that more than half the Amazon’s tree species may be threatened.

November 27, 2015 | NPR · The flag flies on public buildings and is often waved at sporting events, but it has not been a symbol the French personally embrace. That has changed dramatically in the wake of the Nov. 13 attacks.

Arts & Life

November 27, 2015 | FA · TV critic David Bianculli shares his enthusiasm for two newly released DVD box sets: season one of Better Call Saul and a four-DVD set of the 1970s PBS variety show, The Great American Dream Machine.

AP Images for NPR
November 27, 2015 | NPR · Our panel is on vacation, but that doesn’t mean there’s no show: in October, our host chatted with The Daily Show‘s new host about comedy, diversity, decor, visiting South Africa, and lots more.

University of Arizona Museum of Art
November 27, 2015 | AZPM · On the day after Thanksgiving 1985, a man and a woman walked into the University of Arizona art museum and walked out with Willem de Kooning’s Woman — Ochre. An empty frame still hangs in its place.


Courtesy of the artist
November 27, 2015 | NPR · Hear the Scottish queer punk band perform a moving DIY ballad about loving someone who is in love with someone else.

Provided by the author
November 27, 2015 | WXPN · The author’s new novel looks at the history of music through the life of fictional guitarist Frankie Presto.

Courtesy of the artist
November 27, 2015 | WXPN · Conor O’Brien discusses how getting comfortable in his own skin has affected his music.

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac