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Insomniac Folklore!

Rank #21 US Portland, OR Folk / Indie / Americana

50% of sales go to the charity Heifer International.

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Sounds Like: Wovenhand (official), Tom Waits, Danielson, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Leonard Cohen

Label: Art vs Product / BD Recs

Manager: Tyler

Bio: The members of Insomniac Folklore are a band of lovable hooligans that would probably be considered offensive, if only they weren’t so darned cute. At present, the group includes Tyler Hentschel, Amanda Curry, and Adrienne Hentschel, with frequent appearances by Wallace the Musical Sheep. This ch... See Full Bio

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““We all knew that eventually somebody was going to combine The Ramones with Joan Baez. Well, that time is here, courtesy of Portland-based ‘tantrum folk’ pioneers Insomniac Folklore... The screaming and stomping goes well with the acoustic music, trust us.””
— Yakima Herald
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Twitter_icon_for_status: Interesting little write up of our "Early Years" Box Set.... http://t.co/822vbCX4LB

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Everything will burn Kickst...
Nov 6, 2013
We are immensely pleased to announce our latest project, entitled, Everything wi... [more]
BREAKING NEWS: "Everything ...
Oct 14, 2013
Insomniac Folklore will soon be launching a Kickstarter campaign to help fund re... [more]
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  • Jeffreaux (Artist) Jeffreaux
    Great original voice and excellent musical performances. Well done!
  • Kerry Leigh (Artist) Kerry Leigh
    Well-crafted orginal compositions and well-executed compelling performance! Take care -- Kerry
  • Jason Hathaway (Artist) Jason Hathaway
    Great music, guys! You should come to Indy and do a show at the White Rabbit Cabaret! You'd fit right in.
  • Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke (Artist) Joe Kidd & Sheila Burke
    insomniac folklore ... 100% great work ... - peace to you - joekidd
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Q: Dear Insomniac Folklore, what's with the Sheep? Does he have a name?
A: The sheep is named Wallace. He's from Iowa. Most of the sheep in his flock were brown, so he is, figuratively speaking, the black sheep of his family.

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