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Tyrannosaurus Zebra

And so it begins!  It's the week of the festival!  So many things to do, and literally very little time to do it in!  It's going to be awesome!

In the meantime it's time for more bloggings!  Our band to start up the week is Visalia/Fresno folk punk aficionados Tyrannosaurus Zebra!
 
Here's a bit about the band, as provided by Arroz y Frijoles blogger Alberto Santillan:

These homegrown folk-punk malcontents have had a long and storied past couple of years, sharing the stage with Ty Segall, Morning Teleportation, and Shannon and the Clams among others, and becoming one of the most visible bands of Fresno’s storied “friendcore” scene, a loose and ramshackle collective of bands and all-ages venues of which Sci-Fi Caper are also a part, before breaking up last year, only to reform this year. And indeed, it’s as if they never went away. With Paul Jones filling in on bass, and playing in the ballroom as usual, the adenoidal racket made by Zebra sounds as dirty as ever.

Alberto hits it right on the head!  I've been to plenty of their live shows and they're always a riot, as seen in the video of their now legendary "last show" at the C.A.F.E. Infoshop earlier this year.
We hear at Spanspek Headquarters are glad they reformed and are excited to have them back for a second time.

For more info on Tyrannosaurus Zebra, visit their Facebook page or download all their music at Bandcamp, including their most recent album, The Taste of Lunch to Come:
More blogs to come folks in the next few days!  In the meantime, tell all your friends about Spanspek!  RSVP at the event page, and COME TO THE FESTIVAL!
Cristobal Carrillo
September 29, 2013

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