The new new thing: Blitzen Trapper

Who: Blitzen Trapper

Seven-word description: Frisky folk rock for the indie set.

Should appeal to fans of: Benji Hughes, Beck, Bob Dylan

Who's the guy who sings and plays harmonica like Dylan?  Guitarist/singer Eric Earley. He wrote all the songs for Furr, Blitzen Trapper's debut full-length for Sub Pop.

Breakout CD: Furr.

Release date/label: Sept. 23/Sub Pop.

Listen to the title track here.

"Wild Mountain Nation" (title track from Blizten Trapper's  self-released 2007 album)


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