(The Royal Potato Family, 2010):
They call it “electro-folk” because, well, I guess ya gotta call it something.
Take the members of the avant jazz-rock trio the Slip – brothers Brad (guitar, vocals) and Andrew Barr (drums) along with bassist Marc Friedman. Add singer-songwriter Nathan Moore, the winner of the 2008 Telluride Troubadour Award.
Shake it; don’t stir. Top it all off with an ample dose of keyboardist extraordinaire Marco Benevento, whose own solo album, “Between the Needles and Nightfall,” is due out next month.