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Ridin' the River Home

Väsen
Väsen

September 27, 2014
This week, a last-minute fall repeat, from September 2013 at the Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Väsen play their "Pulska for Tom Morrow," Chris Thile performs a few Bach violin pieces translated for the mandolin, and Chic Gamine sing "All Night." In Lake Wobegon, a bear visits the town, starting a debate over who will pay to have it removed.

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