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Blues on the Green: Charlie Mars, Quiet Company
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Categories Rock Pop

Blues on the Green: Charlie Mars, Quiet Company

Wednesday, Aug 6 8:00p

While singer-songwriter Charlie Mars has been spending an awful lot of time in Austin lately, his permanent residence is still in his hometown, Oxford, Miss. The string of frequent Central Texas appearances have helped him fill the downtime (and pay the rent) while recording his new album, “The Money,” at Sonic Ranch in Tornillo, just outside El Paso. The bonus for Mars? “(I) get to be in one of America’s best (expletive) towns … hard to beat.” Quiet Company opens. — Deborah Sengupta Stith

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Charlie Mars
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Charlie Mars has been a journeyman artist with all the ups and downs that entails, from major label releases and high profile gigs opening for the likes of REM, KT Tunstall, Citizen Cope, Steve Earle, among others, from uncertainty to redemption....
Quiet Company
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"These guys love to play music, and everyone who watches them sees how they infect the air with unforgiving energy and harmonious live sound. ...I picked up their 2006 debut full length, Shine Honesty, and the piano intensive indie rock album definitely lived up to the band's stellar live performance....
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Zilker Metropolitan Park
2100 Barton Springs Rd.
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 499-6700
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July 14, 2010 - Austin360.com | Austin American-Statesman - Patrick Caldwell

From soaring sing-along powerpop opener “How Do You Do It” to infatuated love ballad “The Biblical Sense of the Word,” Quiet Company’s “Songs For Staying In” might just be the most adorable EP about knocking boots ever recorded.

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Apr 06, 2010 - Adam on Quiet Company

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