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Upcoming shows: Ultimate Painting... Meilyr Jones... Skinny Lister... Vinny Peculiar... Freakwater... Angel Olsen... Simone Felice... Stephen Steinbrink... Jenny Hval... Tom Brosseau... Public Service Broadcasting... Peter Broderick... Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker... Amber Arcades... Haley Bonar... Emanuel and The Fear... Merchandise... The Wave Pictures... Alabaster DePlume... The Lovely Eggs... Will Varley... Avec Sans... Kristin Hersh... Ryley Walker... BC Camplight... Robert Ellis... Steve Gunn... Man & The Echo... Weyes Blood... Jesca Hoop... Beans on Toast... Whyte Horses... The Burning Hell... The Handsome Family...

When: 7pm on Tuesday 14 August
Where: The Roadhouse, 8 Newton St, Manchester M1 2AN

Vetiver are an American folk band headed by songwriter Andy Cabic and often joined by Devendra Banhart, cellist Alissa Anderson, and violinist Jim Gaylord.

They released their debut album Vetiver in 2004 on the small indie folk label DiCristina. Since the album’s release Vetiver have toured extensively, opening for and collaborationg with Banhart and Joanna Newsom.

Vetiver

Before moving to San Francisco Cabic was a member of the North Carolina indie rock band The Raymond Brake who released some records on the now defunct Simple Machines label. The band is named after the grass, vetiver. Their music has been described as ‘surreal’, ‘lullingly pleasant’, ‘tender and accessible’ and ‘quirky and warm’.

Support comes in the form of Hey! Manchester favourites Starless & Bible Black and the Vox.

This is a co-promotion with Pineapple Folk.

Tickets available from WeGotTickets, Ticketline, Piccadilly Box Office or on 0161 832 1111.



All shows are 18+ unless otherwise stated.

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