Posted in music on August 10, 2005

I hope Devendra doesn't play when I'm supposed to be somewhere else...
"Manchester meta-rock trio Doves, otherworldly plaintive plucker Devendra Banhart and space-prog wonder punks Coheed And Cambria are among the new names added to the growing list of performers scheduled to play CMJ Music Marathon (Sept. 14-17 in NYC). Doves are back in the states to deliver another helping of their chart-topping Some Cities, while Devendra (with Hairy Fairy) will likely be showcasing material from his upcoming Cripple Crow (XL). In other Marathon news, hip-hop is in effect as Pete Rock and Aesop Rock have been added to the performer list. Attendees should also be on the lookout for a special appearance by a reunited Cannibal Ox. To view a full list of performers and panelists, including a keynote speech by Rev Run, visit www.cmj.com/marathon."

Previously
Devendra Banhart "Cripple Crow" sampler | Stream
Levy | A NYC band | CMJ 2005
Pianos 2005 CMJ Showcases

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Comments (3)

I am really happy to hear that Devendra is going to play CMJ but like you I hope it doesn't conflict with another show also I hope perhaps it has something to do with his new record label he started and hopefully it will be at a nice small venue.

Posted by danfun | August 10, 2005 2:19 PM

If I can catch Doves at CMJ, then there is REALLY no reason to go to the Sunday Staten Island Across the Pond show.

Posted by Steve or Pete | August 10, 2005 2:48 PM

Devndra will be at the Virgin Mega Store in Union Square on September 13th. Time is TBD. I find this a little weird but I have a lot of love for his music and he deserve what ever sucess is coming to him.

Posted by danfun | August 12, 2005 6:56 PM

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