• Thao Nguyen at The Chapel in San Francisco, by Ian Young
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    Review + Photos: Thao Nguyen plays solo career retrospective at the Chapel

Review + Photos: Thao Nguyen plays solo career retrospective at the Chapel

Thao Nguyen (photo: Ian Young)

Words by Mark Spero

At The Chapel on Wednesday March 15, Thao Nguyen, of Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, told the crowd she had embarked [...]

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    Enter to win tickets to The Decemberists on New Year’s Eve

Enter to win tickets to The Decemberists on New Year’s Eve

The long-standing bookish indie rock nerds The Decemberists and local songwriter Thao & The Get Down Stay Down have joined forces to put together a great New Year's Eve [...]

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Thao Nguyen contributes to NPR's Snap Judgment

While she's been working a new album, Thao Nguyen has also found time to become a public radio contributor. She recently shared this story about her grandmother for [...]

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  • Noise Pop 2012: John Vanderslice @ Bottom of the Hill 2/23/12
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    Noise Pop 2012: Thao Nguyen, John Vanderslice, Garrett Pierce, Bird By Snow @ Bottom of the Hill 2/23/12

Noise Pop 2012: Thao Nguyen, John Vanderslice, Garrett Pierce, Bird By Snow @ Bottom of the Hill 2/23/12

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Noise Pop 2012: Thursday Preview

Date: Thursday, February 22nd

Number of Noise Pop Shows: 10 shows, 32 bands

Already Sold-Out: Oh boy, several shows on Thursday have already reached their maximum. And frankly, we're not surprised. [...]

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Mixtape: Twenty Years of Noise Pop (Podcast #269)

Mixtape: Twenty Years of Noise Pop (Podcast #269)

In February, the Noise Pop Music Festival turns twenty by gathering over one hundred local and touring bands from across the indie [...]

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Thao & Mirah head on tour, at the New Parish on 5/3/11

Thao & Mirah - "Eleven [ft. tUnE-yaRds]"

Thao & Mirah, the album, comes out on April 26, and Thao and Mirah, the musicians, are heading on a West Coast tour [...]

By |March 11, 2011|2 Comments

Scenes from the 2011 Bay Area Girls Rock Camp Art Auction, with Thao & Mirah

The Bay Area Girls Rock Camp serves a great purpose: empowering young girls through music. On Friday 2/4/11, it appeared that many others agreed with this idea, as the [...]

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Repost: At long last, Thao & Mirah, the album

Here's a never-before-seen video interview with Thao and Mirah, shot during last year's Noise Pop, where the duo discussed their collaboration and mentioned the plan to record an album [...]

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