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Nick Sanborn
Lend Me Your Voice

Durham is becoming a magnet for great musicians from all over, and Wisconsin native Nick Sanborn is one of the busiest of those transplants. It seems like Sanborn plays with every band in town: from Megafaun to The Love Language to Sylvan Esso — not to mention Milwaukee stalwarts Decibully and Collections of Colonies of Bees.

For two nights, Sanborn will have the rare chance to gather all these exceptional musicians together in one place. One by one, he will bring these collaborators and friends on stage, building a once-in-a-lifetime band. With the audience arranged in the round in the intimate space of Nelson Music Room, Sanborn will trace the strands that make up a thriving, cross-country musical community.

Brad Cook (Megafaun)
Amelia Meath (Mountain Man, Sylvan Esso)
Chris Porterfield (Field Report)
Alexandra Sauser-Monnig (Mountain Man)
William Tyler (Lambchop, Silver Jews, Paper Hats)
Joe Westerlund (Megafaun, Grandma Sparrow)

Photo of Nick Sanborn copyright 2013 Kathrine Schleicher.

  • Fri, Nov 1, 2013 at 8:00pm
Nelson Music Room