Interview: Gabe Simon of The Kopecky Family Band + Free MP3 Download

Kopecky Family Band

When I catch him on the phone, 24-year-old Gabe Simon, singer and guitarist for The Kopecky Family Band happily tells me that he’s taking his dog for a walk. Living in Nashville, Tennessee where he and his five “familial” cohorts began making waves in the local music scene with their 2010 EP The Disaster, Simon admits that he has a lot to be grateful for.

Mentioning his excitement for the band’s upcoming tour, full-length album, as well as their first ever performance at Lollapalooza, he speaks with the spitfire serenity of a Buddhist monk who’s recently discovered Adderall. Apologizing every so often for what he refers to as “being a chatty Cathy,” his enthusiasm for music eventually extends to talk of all the arts, and in the course of a half hour, our conversation pleasantly flutters from Space Jam, Marquis de Sade, Jimmy Hendrix, Sandlot, Khalil Gibran and everything inbetween.

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Just Announced Madison Concert + Win Tickets Before You Can Buy: Kopecky Family Band & River City Extension, 8.5.12

Sunday, August 5, 2012

KOPECKY FAMILY BAND & RIVER CITY EXTENSION

Kopecky Family Band

River City Extension

The Frequency – 8pm

$8 ADV $10 DOS – 18+

Tickets available through our Music Calendar soon!

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Live Concert Photos: Quiet Corral & Kopecky Family Band

Kopecky Family Band live concert photos The Frequency Madison WI

As promised, we have more gorgeous live concert photos from Grace Lindquist to share.  Today, check out her shots from Quiet Corral and Kopecky Family Band‘s January 28 show at the Frequency with openers Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles.   Stay tuned later this week for Grace’s collection of photos from XV‘s recent Madison performance as well!

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Just Announced Madison Concert + Win Tickets Before You Can Buy: Quiet Corral & Kopecky Family Band, 1.28.12

Saturday, January 28, 2012

Quiet Corral & Kopecky Family Band

Quiet Corral

Kopecky Family Band

The Frequency – 9:30pm

$8 adv $10 dos – 18+

Tickets on sale this Friday, December 2 through our Music Calendar.

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