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March 8, 2010

Tonight: Low Strung at Joe Squared

cello styleHow could this be anything but awesome?

Low Strung, a group of cellists who cover classic rock songs, is coming to Joe Squared tonight. The show is free and starts at 10 p.m.

I went to their MySpace site and listened to their version of Journey's "Don't Stop Believing."

Bach would approve, methinks.

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Posted by Sam Sessa at 4:27 PM | | Comments (3)
Categories: Local music


As a former cellist (yes, I AM awesome, I know...), this does sound awesome. But 10pm on a Monday is kinda late.... we shall see.

Thanks for the tip.Fans of this genre might also appreciate christopher o'riley's classical piano cds of radiohead and of nick drake.
Low Strung's myspace page has a geography fail, listing baltimore as part of that lowdown blue-state-come-lately to our south...

I'm sure everyone's heard/seen these guys but still impressive...

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