The band has released 5 acoustic videos in a series entitled, “The Marfa Takes” which can be seen here. They played at SXSW this year and were named one of 12 local acts to watch at the festival by The New York Times. In addition, the band was hailed as one of ten bands to watch in Austin Monthly. Patty and Dwight recently supported Fun. and Bruce Springsteen at the NCAA March Madness Music Festival in Dallas, TX.
The Wind and The Wave was the special musical guest on CW’s Hart of Dixie where they performed, “My Mama Said Be Careful Where You Lay Your Head” and “It’s A Longer Road to California Than I Thought.” Additionally they re-recorded Simple Mind’s “Don’t You Forget About Me” and Cyndi Lauper’s “Time after Time” specifically for ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy. Other tracks can be heard on CW’s Supernatural and ABC’s Killer Women.
Their first single “With Your Two Hands” launched at Adult Alternative radio with more than 25 stations at impact, including: KCLC/ St. Louis, WJCU/Cleveland , WNKU/Cincinnati, WCBE/Columbus, KUTX/Austin, WRLT/Nashville, WEZZ/Birmingham, WFIV/Knoxville, WCOO/Charleston, KRSH/ Santa Rosa, WWNU/Columbia, WNCS/Burlington and many, many more! Watch the lyric video for “With Your Two Hands” here.
Barenaked Ladies Tour dates:
7/26 – Breckenridge, CO KMST Beer Festival
7/27 – Grand Rapids, MI: Meiger Gardens Amphitheatre (with Barenaked Ladies)
7/28 – Sioux Falls, SD: The District (with Barenaked Ladies)
8/1 – Denver, CO: Denver Botanical Gardens (with Barenaked Ladies)
8/6 – Wichita KS Orpheum Theatre (with Barenaked Ladies)
8/7 – Springfield, MO Gilloz Theatre (with Barenaked Ladies)
8/8 Boulder, CO: FMQB Triple A Conference
8/9- New Braunfels, TX: River Road Ice House: Rock The River Fest