Live Video: Thao & The Get Down Stay Down @ Bumbershoot Music Lounge

Live Video, Bumbershoot
photo by Morgen Schuler (view set)

Opening our three-day broadcast during Bumbershoot this past Labor Day weekend, Thao and The Get Down Stay Down brought their brand of entertaining indie folk populism to the Music Lounge. On stage, Thao Nguyen and her bandmates alternate their fairly serious, socially minded songs with an easy and occasionally self-deprecating stage banter. Read more about their performance here and watch the videos here:

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