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Punch Brothers

Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Punch Brothers is an ensemble led by mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile of the progressive bluegrass trio Nickel Creek. The quintet’s debut is "Punch," a semi-instrumental album that combines bluegrass with modern classical and jazz. Its centerpiece is "The Blind Leaving the Blind," a suite in four movements that sketches out the breakup of a marriage.

Guests:

Chris Thile

Comments [5]

David Mayhew from Towson MD

Great set w/ Punch Brothers. I saw these guys live 4 times last year - they are amazing. Chris Thile was also amazing touring as a duo w/ Edgar Meyer. I think with this new CD we will all be saying we knew them before they were so famous.

Feb. 19 2008 05:36 PM
Kevin from NC

Hi friends, the band sounds great. I feel honored to be a part of the same musical generation as these guys.

Feb. 19 2008 04:16 PM
Andrea from Kentucky

Amazing music and a nice interview. :) I can't wait for this cd.

Feb. 19 2008 02:51 PM
Eric from Wisconsin

I've heard all these new songs live in both Nashville and Chicago and they are amazing. Go run out and buy the cd!!!!

Feb. 19 2008 02:35 PM
Travis from Knoxville

Nice start-up in Punch Bowl.

Feb. 19 2008 02:33 PM

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