Merge Records Ensemble

$206 ($196 members) · 80 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks

Started by members of Superchunk in 1989, this North Carolina indie label has been the home of such iconic acts as Arcade Fire, The Magnetic Fields and Neutral Milk Hotel as well as up-and-coming indie artists like Hiss Golden Messenger, Waxahatchie and veteran songwriters like Bob Mould and Richard Buckner. Dig into songs from throughout the labels 28 year history.


Guitar prerequisite: Guitar 3 or familiarity with bar/power chords strongly recommended. Drums/bass: Ability to keep a steady tempo Keyboards: Familiarity with major/minor chords/ability to play by ear or off of chord charts

Instruments: Bass, Drum Kit, Fiddle, Guitar, Piano, Voice

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The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000