Plain White T's
The Wind and The Wave, American Scarecrows
1308 4th Street SE
Minneapolis, MN, 55414
Doors 6:00 PM / Show 7:00 PM
This event is all ages
Watch & Listen
Plain White T's
Over the course of the band's last three major label release, the Plain
White T's have sold over 9.1 million songs starting with Every Second
Counts which spawned three hits: the platinum plus "Our Time Now," the
gold selling "Hate (I Really Don't Like You)" and "Hey There Delilah,"
the mega-hit single which rocketed to No. 1 in 13 countries. Delilah was
the fourth song in history to sell over 3 million digital downloads which
earned the Chicago quintet two Grammy nominations as well as an MTV
Video Music Award nomination (Monster Single of The Year), an American
Music Award nomination (Favorite Breakthrough Artist) , a Teen Choice
nomination (Song of the Summer) and a People's Choice Award nomination
(Favorite Rock Song).
The band followed up with Big Bad World -- a return-to-form effort
featuring the band's usual mix of spunky energy and pop/rock craft. The
band again found platinum success with yet another love song, "1,2,3,4,"
which is approaching double platinum status.
In 2010, the band released Wonders of The Younger which featured a
laid-back acoustic sound in the platinum plus hit "Rhythm of Love."
"Rhythm of Love" marks the first time the band released a single with Tim
Lopez taking the lead singer spot. Plain White T's are currently in the
studio recording their sixth studio album due out this year.
The Wind and The Wave
The Wind and The Wave are Dwight Baker and Patricia Lynn, best friends who employ the mantra "if it feels forced, fuck it."
After having retired as a touring musician in 2003, Baker came to find Lynn through the production of her previous project in Austin,Texas. Over the course of working together on other musical efforts, the two are now able to describe themselves as being "cut from the same thread," and "rarely on different pages." This made it not only easy, but essential that Baker and Lynn begin writing and producing music that satisfied their own ever-evolving creative spirits.
"All of our songs truly come from the heart," Lynn says. Baker and Lynn can dive head-first into serious conversation topics and quickly burst into laughter. "We try not to take anything too seriously," says Baker. "It's definitely work, but it's the best kind of work. There's no sense in doing it unless you're having fun." It's obvious this duo is doing something they love. Baker and Lynn are preparing to release their first album, From The Wreckage, in which they wrote together before they even intended to call it their own.
"We were just writing to write, then half way through it dawned on us that we had to perform these songs live, as a band; that it was the only way we could see these songs realized," says Lynn.
Even the band name was a happy accident, but 'the words sounded good together' and meant something to them, much like the music they had created. Thus, The Wind and The Wave came into being in late 2012.