The Helio Sequence, "Red Shifting" (Live) Watch the band perform "Red Shifting," one of the products of a marathon songwriting session.

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opbmusic Presents: The Helio

A few years ago, members of The Helio Sequence joined a songwriting workshop that challenged them to write and record 20 songs in a single day. Burned out by their songwriting process and inspired by their experience with "The 20 Song Game," the Portland, Ore., band decided to adapt that novel approach to its new, self-titled album. The result was an unprecedented flurry of creativity, with results that included "Red Shifting." Here, the band performs the song live for opbmusic.


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