Sunday, April 22, 2012

bay rising tour for san francisco bay guardian

Summer camp on wheels 

Two local bands are touring the Bay Area on bikes, and invite you to ride along

While Rupa Marya of Rupa & the April Fishes and Gabe Dominguez of Shake Your Peace are crossing their fingers for cloudless, sunny days ahead during their joint week-long bicycle trek around the Bay Area, in some ways, they were brought together by a storm.

It was a storm both physical and figurative: the scattered downpours during their first encounter at the now-dispersed Occupy SF campsite at Justin Herman Plaza last November (11.11.11) during the Occupy Music Festival — where both bands played — and, the subsequent storm of ideas that lead to the bike tour agreement [...]

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Great articles.

Rupa and the April Fishes are one of my favorites.

You would fit right into the Social Radio Community over at RadioFlag.

All music lovers would love to read these interesting encounters with bands and artists.