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The Rusty Nail Bar & GrilleJanuary 31, 2015 9:00 PM
1190 Mountain Road
Stowe, VT 05672
Rusted Root is an alternative rock jam band from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania that is best known for its members' strong ear for fusing several disparate styles of music into a cohesive improvised show. Held together by a percussion section that is influenced by several styles world music, the band's music was first captured in the studio on its debut album Cruel Sun, in 1991. Rusted Root has since released release a series of successful rock albums, but since the band is at its best during its improvised shows, bootleg recordings of its live shows are often referred to as the band's premier recordings.
Over the course of her long and storied career, singer/songwriter Ani DiFranco has become both a feminist icon and a godmother to the alternative folk movement. Born in Buffalo, New York in 1970, DiFranco lends her staccato guitar playing style and rhythmically complex lyrical phrasing to large and varied songbook just as full of tunes delving into her rich personal life with breathtaking honesty as it is packed with vehement, left-wing political tracts. Her signature style—shaved head, piercings and tattoos—has largely been adopted as the de rigur uniform for many of her alt-folk brethren.
Colorado-based producer Alex Botwin has been working in the electronic music scene for several years now, first playing bass as a member of jammy livetronica outfit Pnuma Trio and later crafting beats under the name Alex B. His project Paper Diamond finds him crafting fleshed-out, fully-realized tracks full of funky breaks, blissed-out synth work and the occasional vocal sample. Paper Diamond's debut EP, Levitate, was released in 2011 on the Pretty Lights Music label.