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Chronicle features The Literary Greats

July 5th, 2008 · No Comments

The Houston Chronicle ran a feature a while back on local alt-country(ish) band The Literary Greats, a band I caught for the first time at this year’s Westheimer Block Party. You should definitely check them out.

Here’s a snippet:

“There are bloggers talking about us there,” Elam says. “We’re on two radio stations, we’re in Rock and Roll Circus, which is a well-known record store in downtown Madrid. These music lovers found our music on CDBaby.com, bought one, and they all started sharing it. Next thing you know we’re selling records to Madrid. More than we sell here.”

“We get playlists where we’re being played next to Wilco and Ryan Adams,” Lee says. “That’s so goofy! It’s like it’s one of our friends playing a joke on us.”

Read the article here.

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