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Doubleheader: Elizabeth & the Catapult and The Sam Roberts Band

Join us for a Free At Noon Doubleheader with Elizabeth & the Catapult and The Sam Roberts band at a live midday concert on Friday

Elizabeth Ziman, the head of Brooklyn-based indie-pop group Elizabeth and the Catapult have kept busy after a tour with psychedelic pop musician Kishi Bashi. Earlier in January, the band released Like It Never Happened produced by previous members and current Lucius bandmates Dan Molad and Peter Latish. Prior to that, the band released Taller Children in 2009 and The Other Side of Zero in 2010, which both reflect the band’s Feist and Joni Mitchell-esque sound. Elizabeth and the Catapult will be playing with Katie Herzig at the Boot & Saddle in the coming months on Saturday, May 3rd, after some stops in the band’s home state. Boot & Saddle ticket info

Recent Release: Like It Never Happened
Release Date: January 21, 2014
Label: Scratchback Records

Canadian singer/songwriter Sam Roberts will bring The Sam Roberts Band and their steady indie rock sound as well during this week's Free at Noon. The band just put out their newest album in three years, Lo-Fantasy, on February 11th. Released through Paper Bag Records, the newly recorded album was produced with Martin “Youth” Glover, who is also credited with working and performing with Paul McCartney, The Ord, Crowded House and more. Their stop at World Cafe Live will be their only stop in the area during the band’s tour. For ticket info available HERE

Recent Release: Lo-Fantasy
Release Date: February 11, 2014
Label: Paper Bag Records

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