Bringing the doom: Budos Band podcast

The Budos Band from Staten Island returns to The Grey Eagle on Wednesday, Feb. 23. Here, baritone saxophonist Jared Tankel talks to Xpress about the band’s influences, how they got on DapTone Records and why they don’t do collaborations with indie bands.

Show info: 9pm. $12 advance/$15 day of show. DJ Rob Castillo opens.

Listen to the podcast here:

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Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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5 thoughts on “Bringing the doom: Budos Band podcast

  1. ashevillain7

    I freaking love The Budos Band but I just have one question:

    How come everyone just now is coming out of the woodwork to get on the bandwagon? It seems kinda of random.

  2. ashevillain7

    It’s not a new record label. All 4 of their albums (3 LP and 1 EP) were released on the same label (Daptone).

  3. Alli Marshall

    Ashevillain7: The bandwagon effect might have something to do with the fact that the Budos haven’t played the South much at all. This is only their 2nd time in Asheville, and other than some one-offs in New Orleans and Florida that simply haven’t tapped the Southeast. The time is now!

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