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written 2009: They've been with me every step of the way for all of these albums, so I thought I'd write them a song. I wrote much of it on a flight home from Seattle, which is where the Bumbershoot mention came from. It also owes a lot thematically to "World Tour '88" by the Young Fresh Fellows, but maybe we can just keep that between us, eh?


from The Cheese Stands Alone, released September 18, 2009



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Andy Rivkin and his Gedankenband Columbia, Maryland

Andy is a planetary astronomer by day, and also by night since he's an astronomer. Also a founding member of Dr. Lüst, Science Diet, and other bands you likely haven't heard of.

The Gedankenband is a rag-tag crew of veteran eigenmusicians who help Andy turn his music into, well, still music. But maybe different from what he intended. But in a good way. Or something.
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