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Ears Wide Open: Salt Petal

Going down a bold path similar to the sonically eclectic Fool’s Gold, Salt Petal seasons the exuberant indie-rock on its forthcoming EP with all manner of global influences. The L.A. quartet, whose members include Autumn Harrison (vocals/accordion), Rodrigo Gonzalez (guitar), Hiroo Nakano (drums) and Dayna Richards (trumpet), fuses Argentinian folk, Brazilian tropicalia, Cumbia and up-tempo rock with such flair you’ll feel like you’ve traveled the world listening to songs on “Tip of the Sunfish.” Their single “Songs I Used to Love” bids for summer pop anthem status, as its musical elements are as diverse as L.A.’s ethnic makeup. Then in tunes such as the “Por la Luna,” sung entirely in Spanish, butter-smooth vocals from Harrison drape scintillating percussion throughout for a seductive listen. Produced by Raymond Richards (Local Natives, Henry Clay People, among others) and mastered by Mark Chalecki (Los Abandoned, Les Butcherettes), - See more at: http://buzzbands.la/2012/08/24/ears-wide-open-salt-petal/#sthash.B818cU5c.dpuf

Salt Petal at Grand Annex Nov. 13th at 8:00pm

We are the featured band and we have designed a two-set spectacular complete with an opening folklorico dance act, brand new, never before performed songs, guest musicians and hand-made paper... sharks. Tickets are selling online at a discounted price of $15.00 at www.grandvision.org. If there are any left the night of the show, they'll be available for $20.00

Grand Annex 434 W. 6Th St. San Pedro, CA 90731

Please join us!! Follow the 110 South until it ends and you'll be in San Pedro, blocks away from the Grand Annex.

Make Music Pasadena Festival 2010

Hello everyone, Salt Petal will play at Make Music Pasadena Festival on June 19th along with Warpaint, The Antlers, The Growlers, Big Whup, Moses Campbell, Natalia Lafourcade etc.. We will play at the Mexican Revolution Stage at 1;00pm Can't wait to play there!! Mexican Revolution Stage 16 S. El Molino Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101 Hope to see you there and please come and say HI! :) Salt Petal!