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Indie Band Lady Danville Announce Shows at CMJ, Tour with Ben Folds

Lady Danville is an acoustic folk pop trio from Los Angeles, California. Making the trek cross country, the band is thrilled to play 3 shows at the 2010 CMJ Music Marathon leading up to their highly anticipated tour with Ben Folds.

With Michael Garner on keys, Matthew Frankel on the cajon, and Dan Chang on the guitar Lady Danville is most recognized for their well-crafted harmonies, thoughtful lyrics and refreshing dose of energy, wit and charm, evoking the sound of Simon and Garfunkel meets Death Cab for Cutie.

Lady Danville formed in 2007 after meeting as members of UCLA’s Awaken A Cappella. Since then, Lady Danville has gone on to consistently sell out popular Los Angeles venues including the Troubadour, Viper Room, Hotel Café, and the El Rey. They have also shared the stage with Sara Bareilles, Jack’s Mannequin, and Adele.

In 2009, the indie band ventured out of Los Angeles and began to attract more attention as they brought their music to the Pacific Northwest. In March of 2010 LADY DANVILLE embarked on their first West Coast Tour and ended their run in Austin, TX making their debut appearance at the annual SXSW 2010 Music Festival. In April of 2010, they toured the East Coast where they played with Jack’s Mannequin kicking off their first ever East Coast tour.

Other accolades include the prominent feature of their song “Cast Away” on a recent episode of MTV’s The Real World: Washington DC as well as “Love to Love” on E!’s Keeping up with the Kardashians. Furthermore, their music has been consistently featured on Dorm Life, Hulu’s most watched web show, as well as on the acclaimed independent documentary Craigslist Joe. They have also earned tremendous praise from media outlets as diverse as LA Weekly, LAist.com, and Billboard.com.

UPCOMING TOUR DATES

Oct 14 2010            9:00P      Johnson & Whales University                          Denver, CO
Oct 19 2010            1:30A     CMJ – The Bowery Poetry Club                        New York City, NY
Oct 20 2010            6:00P     CMJ – Rockwood Music Hall                             New York City, NY
Oct 21 2010            7:00P     CMJ Panelist Mixer – Private Party                   New York City, NY
Oct 25 2010            7:00P     Jammin’ Java                                                    Vienna, VA
Nov 5 2010             7:30P      Riviera Theatre w/ Ben Folds                           Chicago, IL
Nov 6 2010             7:30P      The Fillmore Detroit w/ Ben Folds                    Detroit, MI
Nov 7 2010             7:30P      The Orbit Room w/ Ben Folds                          Grand Rapids, MI
Nov 8 2010             7:30P      LC Pavillion w/ Ben Folds                                 Columbus, OH
Nov 10 2010           7:30P      Bogarts w/ Ben Folds                                        Cincinnati, OH
Nov 11 2010            7:30P     Club Zoo w/ Ben Folds                                      Pittsburgh, PA
Nov 12 2010            7:30P     Town Ballroom w/ Ben Folds                             Buffalo, NY
Nov 13 2010            7:30P     Tower Theater w/ Ben Folds                              Upper Darby, PA
Nov 17 2010            7:30P     Orpheum Theatre w/ Ben Folds                         Boston, MA
Nov 18 2010            7:30P     Welmont Theatre w/ Ben Folds                          Montclair, NJ
Nov 20 2010            7:30P     The Fillmore w/ Ben Folds                                 Charlotte, NC
Nov 21 2010            7:30P     The Tabernacle w/ Ben Folds                             Atlanta, GA

Check out their video for “Cars” below.

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