Last year’s Meadowgrass Festival was wet and amazing and the lineup is just as good, if not better, this year. Here’s a sampler that includes live music from last year followed by free songs by bands that will play at this May’s festival at the beautiful La Foret. You can download the entire set of 9 songs by clicking on the link to the .zip file below the tracks. TICKETS FOR THE FESTIVAL ARE ON SALE NOW AT KRCC, 912 N. Weber, Tues.-Fri., 9 to 5: $15 single day tickets, $40 full festival passes for KRCC members at the KRCC Studios. $20 Single day tickets, $50 full festival passes for General Public. General Public tickets at all Independent Records and Video locations, and on-line at www.ticketweb.com. See you there!

(You can download the individual songs by right-clicking or option-clicking on the blue hyperlink or you can stream by clicking the green play button)

Songs from Meadowgrass, 2009

1. “Talk To Me Devil, Again” by Magnolia Electric Co.

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2. “Nowhere Good” by Edith Makes a Paper Chain

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3. No Title (“Marry Myself to the Sea”) by The Haunted Windchimes

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4. “No One Will Every Love You” by Sarah Borges

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Songs by bands coming to Meadowgrass in May 2010

5. “Everything is Moving so Fast” by Great Lake Swimmers

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6. “All There Is” (Live @ KEXP) by Gregory Alan Isakov

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7. “Buried Treasure” (Live @ KEXP) by Grant-Lee Phillips

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8. “The West Was Burning” (Live at KRCC) by Martha Scanlan

9. “Peace of Mind” (Live at Studio Bee) by Cahalen Morrison

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DOWNLOAD THE ENTIRE MEADOWGRASS SAMPLER:
Complete Meadowgrass Sampler

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4 Responses to Free Meadowgrass Sampler Past & Future

  1. drew says:

    Also don’t forget the Grant Gordy Quartet, featuring my brother on bass.

    http://www.myspace.com/grantgordy

  2. Matt H says:

    I went straight for the Sarah Borges because they were my fav. last year. Thanks to everyone at KRCC for pulling that performance off. If some recorded form of that performance exists i’d like to hear it (maybe as a premium before the spring drive;) Thanks also re: NPR @ SXSW. I’m looking a plane tix to Austin right now. (SB&BS plays 4 shows next week)

  3. Jeremy Van Hoy says:

    Very cool! I would encourage everyone to check out Elephant Revival, an awesome CO band: http://www.elephantrevival.com/

  4. Noel Black says:

    FYI Matt: That recording of Sarah Borges is from Meadowgrass. Sound isn’t the best on it because it had to be moved indoors, but we’ll see what we can do.

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