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U.S. Publicity:

Jeffrey Smith
Crash Avenue
jeffrey [at] crash-avenue [dot com]


European Publicity:

Peter Holmstedt
peter.holmstedt [at] telia [dot com]
+46 (0)33.26.0210



Dare likes to play any place where people want to hear him—living rooms, stadiums, art galleries, derelict strip malls, glitzy music venues filled with trend-setting starlets, fire-gutted churches with free enchiladas. Write STS Booking, and together we will find a way:

Bright Elephant [at] gmail [dot com]


Dare Dukes

dd [at] daredukes [dot com]

What the Cicadas Sing: July Newsletter


It’s that time of year in Savannah when the weather is Biblical: humidity you can eat with a fork, afternoon thunderstorms that threaten to relocate your house. For reasons of survival, we do what the cicadas tell us to do—walk slowly, nap.

Savannanians, we’ve got a show this Friday, July 23, at the Sentient Bean. A couple of stellar acts from Atlanta will be joining, Dave Daniels and the band Lille. So come on out and hear what you’ve been missing. I’ll be continuing to polish the ultra-new material before we go into the studio in two weeks!


The wrong-eyed Jim: June Newsletter

Catfish eaters and speakers-in-tongue,

As always, hang in there through the whole email and get an end-of-email prize.

Super Duper Point of This Email: I’m giddy. Why? This Saturday in Athens, Georgia, I’m sharing the stage with alt-country super nerd and spiritual fried-fish-eater Jim White. If you don’t know his music (shame on you), he falls somewhere between Studs Terkel, Tom Waits, and Kurt Weill. If you live within 400 miles of Athens, I suggest you make the drive. And while you’re there, pinch me. (more…)