Show Alert: The difference between real and show

Said The Whale
Wed., Aug. 28
The Magic Bag ~ Ferndale
w/ Royal Teeth

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What will Camilo the Magician bring to the Magic Bag? How about Barbara-Ann (yes, an homage in spirit to that Barbara Ann), songs that pay homage to the spirit of Vancouver ("Black Day in December") and a preview of songs from his creators' upcoming new album, Hawaii.

After opening for Stars earlier this year, Said The Whale return to the Detroit area as headliners on their continuing quest to win America. Their earnest and often poetic pop has listeners singing "I Love You," and proves: Said The Whale is the difference between real and show.

They play the Pyramid Scheme in Grand Rapids Thurs., Aug. 29.