Tamsin Wilson makes songs that string out fascinating ideas and images over cool bass lines with a few guitar chords and electronics. (Ignore the conspicuous vowel change from her family name to the band name: Wilsen). The music is very personal, and lovely, and we wanted to feature one small show on our fall preview that’s cheap ($12 at the door), under the radar, and worthy. It’s good she’s playing the intimate Cafe Du Nord on Sept. 14; details here

Chill Neo-Folk from Wilsen 30 August,2017Cy Musiker

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Cy Musiker

Cy Musiker co-hosts The Do List and covers the arts for KQED News and The California Report.  He loves live performance, especially great theater, jazz, roots music, anything by Mahler. Cy has an MJ from UC Berkeley’s School of Journalism, and got his BA from Hampshire College. His work has been recognized by the Society for Professional Journalists with their Sigma Delta Chi Award for Public Service in Journalism. When he can, Cy likes to swim in Tomales Bay, run with his dog in the East Bay Hills, and hike the Sierra.

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