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Thea Wang’s Romantic Sentimentality in “I Wrote You Letters”

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Recent Articles Norwegian musician, Thea Wang, enters the collective musical consciousness with the lead single “I Wrote You Letters” off her debut album While He Is Still Asleep. Pulling from pop stars of old, it’s the kind of single that feels vintage in the vocals (in a 1950’s and 60’s jazz sort of way), while […]

Bringing ‘60s Heat to the 21st Century: de la Parra Continues Legacy of His Woodstock Band

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Fito de la Parra is likely one of the few people on earth who can say he helped hijack a helicopter—without getting arrested. The Canned Heat drummer fondly recalls how he and his bandmates were desperately trying to make it to Woodstock for their set in the summer of ‘69, but all roads to the upstate New York hamlet were impossibly jammed. In the years that followed, Canned Heat has since become an acclaimed international act. Learn more about the band’s exciting journey, as contributing writer Eric Althoff sits down with de la Parra in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, including details on their upcoming Annapolis show.