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by argos
Thu Dec 23, 2010 2:32 am
Forum: The Cafe
Topic: Heard "Harbor" at the grocery store
Replies: 49
Views: 25697

Harbor was playing on the plane intercom while we waited to disembark at the end of American Airlines flight 1285 from DC to Dallas yesterday. Nobody else really seemed to be paying attention, but for me it sure made the usually frustrating process of waiting for everyone to get off the plane a whol...
by argos
Sun May 16, 2010 6:17 pm
Forum: The Cafe
Topic: Have there really been no posts here on the board since 4th?
Replies: 19
Views: 8050

Now that is a song I would like to hear Vienna sing: The Sound of Silence I bet she could do a pretty good rendition of song. From The Independent in SF on Dec. 22, 2007: http://ia341029.us.archive.org/1/items/vteng2007-12-22.early_show_cmc34/vienna_teng_2007122207_cmc34_early_09_soundsofsilence_vb...
by argos
Sat Apr 17, 2010 10:49 pm
Forum: The Cafe
Topic: Heard "Harbor" at the grocery store
Replies: 49
Views: 25697

Heard "Lullabye for a Stormy Night" playing at a Walgreens in Reston, VA today! I was about to leave but purposely wandered around the aisles a few more minutes until the song was over.

Also caught "White Light" at Trader Joe's in the bay area a couple of months ago.
by argos
Mon Feb 01, 2010 8:40 pm
Forum: The Cafe
Topic: Thought I'd share the story I just read. How uplifting!
Replies: 10
Views: 4689

SF absurdist WBC counter-protest

At the risk of ranging ever more off-topic, some folks decided to mount a creative counter-protest when WBC took their hate-mongering tour up to San Francisco by holding up signs with random and nonsensical slogans. http://laughingsquid.com/san-franciscos-answer-to-westboro-baptist-church/ More phot...
by argos
Wed Dec 09, 2009 6:48 pm
Forum: Performances
Topic: 2009.12.08 Sixth and I Synagogue, Washington, DC
Replies: 2
Views: 2034

Setlist from last night: Whatever You Want ("an ode to passive aggressiveness...a holy virtue" in Vienna's words) Blue Caravan The Tower (looper version, which Alex referred to as "The Tower, Part II: The Revenge") Antebellum In Another Life Gravity In the Creases Stray Italian G...
by argos
Tue May 12, 2009 6:07 am
Forum: The Cafe
Topic: Inland Territory REVIEWS
Replies: 117
Views: 49121

Vienna Teng strikes songwriting balance between the personal and the universal

http://www.thedailytimes.com/article/20 ... /305079967
by argos
Thu Apr 30, 2009 10:32 pm
Forum: The Cafe
Topic: Inland Territory REVIEWS
Replies: 117
Views: 49121

LAist interviews Vienna. Don't miss this one, it's nice and long and chock full of gems Singer/Songwriter Vienna Teng Explores Vast "Inland Territory" http://laist.com/2009/04/29/vienna_teng.php The interviewer is obviously very familiar with Vienna's music, and gets her to reveal - the st...
by argos
Thu Apr 23, 2009 4:47 pm
Forum: The Cafe
Topic: Inland Territory REVIEWS
Replies: 117
Views: 49121

A new batch of reviews/features, including from Vienna's "hometown" papers ahead of her swing through the Bay Area: Vienna Teng gets a New York vibe Andrew Gilbert, San Jose Mercury News http://www.mercurynews.com/music/ci_12150782 Vienna Teng's brilliant career move Wallace Baine, San Jos...
by argos
Tue Apr 21, 2009 1:46 am
Forum: Performances
Topic: Vienna, Virginia - Wolf Trap 4/8/09
Replies: 15
Views: 8010

Encore

I was in attendance at this show, for the encore Vienna played Shine (with an explanation about how this song has particular meaning for one of the people involved with Polaris Project, the anti-human trafficking NGO that the band has been supporting on this tour) and then wrapped up with an unplugg...
by argos
Thu Apr 09, 2009 8:56 pm
Forum: The Cafe
Topic: Inland Territory REVIEWS
Replies: 117
Views: 49121

Ouch.

"Unoriginal sound plagues Vienna Teng's fourth album"
http://www.baylor.edu/lariat/news.php?a ... tory=57962

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