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Husky: Music For The Heart And Head

September 1, 2012Australia's Husky addresses the complex emotions of breakup songs with soaring, buoyant harmonies. Watch the band perform "History's Door," from its album Forever So, in studio at The Current in the Twin Cities.

After years on the Melbourne scene, the Australian band Husky is making inroads to the world of American folk and chamber-pop with its new album, Forever So.

Husky's support in Australia grew after the group won Triple J's "Unearthed" contest, which gave it national exposure. No stranger to big crowds, Husky has opened for the likes of Laura Marling, Gotye, Noah and the Whale, and The Shins. The group's acoustic, folk-inspired songs are captivating and marked by sweet harmonies, like those heard in this performance of "History's Door."

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Audio: Michael DeMark; Video/photos: Nate Ryan

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