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Easily, Seamlessly, Joyously: Swimsuit’s various musical pursuits; new album

Amber Fellows talks about “the magic of Swimsuit.” Somehow, the Ypsi quartet always seems to come up with the workings for a good song “as soon as we get together.” This is marvelous, but it’s also impressive, considering the extent of each member’s busy-ness with other musical projects. Guitarist/singer Dina Bankole balances two other bands:

Experienced folk

On Monday, April 4, at 8 pm, the Ark presents two of my favorite singer songwriters, Archie Fisher and Garnet Rogers, in concert together.

A different breed

If the Roma gypsies had somehow wound up scattered throughout Appalachia instead of Eastern Europe, their music would sound a helluva lot like the Appleseed
Collective—“a little gypsy, a little dixie.”

Fan funded

Who needs major labels? …Yes, the empowering DIY call rang out, thus liberating and inspiring working class passionates everywhere.