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The Handsome Family - "Eels" (video) (Premiere)

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Monday, Nov 18, 2013
by PopMatters Staff
Americana outfit the Handsome Family has been on the road touring with Andrew Bird in a perfect pairing of artistic talents.

Meanwhile, the group has a brand new video for “Eels” from their superb 2013 release, Wilderness. Ethereal, shadowy images accompany a gorgeous gently rolling tune. Yet more stunning acoustic music from Handsome Family.



  
TOUR DATES
11/18 - Arcata, CA @ Humboldt State University: Van Duzer Theatre*
11/19 Chico, CA @ Laxson Auditorium, Cal. State University*
11/21 - Santa Barbara, CA @ UC Santa Barbara: Campbell Hall*
11/22 - Los Angeles, CA @ Bootleg Theater
*opening for Andrew Bird

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