Studio Sessions

Blitzen Trapper On World Cafe

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Set List

  • "Shine On"
  • "Thirsty Man"
  • "Don't Be A Stranger"
  • "Earth (Fever Called Love)"

The Portland, Ore., band Blitzen Trapper has spent seven albums refining its style, which mixes Americana, folk and rock with a wild-eyed psychedelic side. Its newest record is titled VII.

Singer-songwriter Eric Early wrote a piece for the New York Times Opinionator blog last year called "The Tale of The Seed and The Song," and we'll find out about some of the seeds of these new songs here.

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