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Erza Furman & the Harpoons in Studio on World Cafe 2/6/08

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Ezra Furman and the Harpoons: Punk Meets Folk

Ezra Furman and the Harpoons: Punk Meets Folk

Erza Furman & the Harpoons in Studio on World Cafe 2/6/08

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Set List

  • "My Soul Has Escaped from My Body"
  • "God is a Middle-Aged Woman"
  • "How Long Diana?"
  • "Last Song on the Mixtape"

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Jessie Renne Hopkins

Ever since the band first formed in the dormitory halls of Tufts University, Ezra Furman and the Harpoons' music has been rooted in confrontational and challenging songs that can evoke everything from blues to punk to pop music.

The group's latest album, Banging Down the Doors, came out this past summer. It's earned comparisons to Violent Femmes and found fan at Paste magazine, which calls the album "frightening" and "brilliant."

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