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Tristen 9/23/11 + Video

Tristen 9/23/11 myspace.com/tristentristen
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  • Date Recorded: September 23, 2011
  • Artist / Band: Tristen
  • Hosting Show: The Space Parlour
  • Sound: Jon Valley
  • Video: Ed Kleinberg and Andy Coco

Pop music is so many things, but above all else it's craft -- from songwriting to singing to production. Nashville band Tristen has pop craft to burn.

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Tristen: Live at KDHX 9/23/11 by KDHX

Led by singer and songwriter Tristen Gaspadarek, the group released the bedroom-recorded "Teardrops and Lollipops" in 2008, and then, this year, "Charlatans at the Garden Gate," which reveals a deeper connection to early rock & roll and pure girl-group pop music, even as her lyrics get a bit darker and more obsessive.

For this Live at KDHX session, Tristen performs four songs from "Charlatans at the Garden Gate" -- on each the harmonies and reverb-soaked guitar highlight all the hooks and deceptive ambitions.

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