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July 2018

The Wiyos at Waterfall Arts

July 27 @ 7:30 pm
Waterfall Arts, 256 High Street
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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$15

Formed in New York City during the summer of 2002, THE WIYOS took their name from the toughest gang to prowl the streets of old New York - The Why'os, circa 1890. They were one of the first "old-timey" bands to emerge on the national scene in the first wave of acoustic bands riding the renewed popularity of early swing jazz, rural folk, old-time blues and Appalachian music. Much of their music is inspired by the early American musical idioms of the 1920s and '30s, but the band has a reputation for gleefully subverting genre distinctions. They seamlessly fuse vintage sounds with the contemporary without sounding forced or affected.

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