SC4M and Pitch & Smith presents:
Blau is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, and DIY icon who helped turn his hometown of Anacortes, Washington, into an indie-music mecca. He has released more than 40 records(listen to a handful) in 20-odd years, many self-released in handmade packaging and mailed to subscribers, and others on iconic indie Northwest labels K, Knw-Yr-Own, Marriage Records. Blau has toured solo and with Laura Veirs, D+, Your Heart Breaks, Earth, the Microphones and more with over 1,000 performances to date.
His country/soul album entitled “Introducing” emerged to rave reviews and major sales in May 13th on Bella Union, London and Raven Marching Band Records, Portland, OR. Shining brilliantly with Tucker Martine production (My Morning Jacket, Neko Case, Laura Veirs, Camera Obscura) – “Introducing” released its first single “Fallin’ Rain,” a Link Wray tune.