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dan jones
Works at Daily Records
Attended The University of Iowa
Lives in Kansas City, Mo
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GRASS, STONE, AND MISSOURI PEA GRAVEL
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used to be a humpy slope draining right into our basement. The kind of
yard you'd pass out in at a college party and wake up covered in bug
bites, most likely alone.  Then it was a raw dirt site with a new wall by Jason Nace and Lime Green Masonry a...
This used to be a humpy slope draining right into our basement. The kind of yard you'd pass out in at a college party and wake up covered in bug bites, most likely alone.  Then it was a raw dirt site with a new wall by Jason ...
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STORY/SONGS
I've been on kind of a music fast lately, after we signed up for Audible.  A couple of good friends swear by Audible and I am now hooked as well.  On my daily drive I have listened to A Fifty Year Silence and The Invisible Bridge.    I've listened to music ...
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The Concave Man - demo
This came about in a unique way: just a single note keyboard pattern was the foundation for the whole thing; keyboard drumkit-sounds and layering and words coming along later. In the global scope of weird, this song is not that weird, but for me this is pr...
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WHAT RITUAL IS THIS AT 52ND AND BROOKSIDE?

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2015 KANSAS CITY ROYALS PREDICTIONS
Royals Baseball Predictions, Spring 2015 There will be no "The Next George Brett" this year, just like last year.  There have been a few The Next George Bretts, though not as many as there have been The Next Bob Dylans.  Some of them, like Mr. Damon and Mr....
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OF INDOLENCE, THE WAR ON DIRT, AND ROCK MUSIC
Yesterday was a lazy day.  I took a trip to Half Price Books, took a walk, took a nap, ate a bowl of soup.  I was just flat out tired from last weekend's Rock and Roll Lottery gig and preparation; Friday night's gig; work--and everything else.  I just had n...
Yesterday was a lazy day.  I took a trip to Half Price Books, took a walk, took a nap, ate a bowl of soup.  I was just flat out tired from last weekend's Rock and Roll Lottery gig and preparation; Friday night's gig; work--an...
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POTENTIAL SLOW FILM DAY
Winslow Homer: The Wittling Boy If I leave the house today, I kind of feel like seeing a slow art movie.  I hope there is one in town.  Maybe something about a postman in rural Ukraine who wittles.  A lot of the footage wood feature wittling, or preparation...
Winslow Homer: The Wittling Boy If I leave the house today, I kind of feel like seeing a slow art movie.  I hope there is one in town.  Maybe something about a postman in rural Ukraine who wittles.  A lot of the footage wood ...
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SQUIDSKC @ miniBAr - FRIDAY 5/8/15
I'm looking forward to this show on Friday with Alex Alexander , Booji Schneider , and Steven Michael Tulipana aka SquidsKC. The other bands are great and share a like-minded
approach to melody and mayhem. We go on first, which should be about
10:00, up...
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A WALK
When we lived in Old Hyde Park, on Baltimore, we were pretty close to Westport and a lot of other things and I miss that, but we have some pretty good walks in Troostwood too.  My current favorite is up and over 51st through UMKC and down the hill past the ...
When we lived in Old Hyde Park, on Baltimore, we were pretty close to Westport and a lot of other things and I miss that, but we have some pretty good walks in Troostwood too.  My current favorite is up and over 51st through ...
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GRAPHIC NOVELS
I've been getting into graphic novels lately. These two I found up at Half Price Books in Westport: Unterzakhn by Leela Corman, and The Push Man and Other Stories by Yoshihiro Tatsumi.
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squidsKC UPCOMING SHOWS - APRIL AND MAY 2015
Davey's Uptown Rambler (KCMO) Friday, April 3  9pm $10  The Gawd Project  Folkicide  SquidsKC Middle of The Map Fest (KCMO) @The Riot Room Patio Friday, April 24 SquidsKC @ 6:45 miniBAR (KCMO) Friday, May 8 Cher UK SquidsKC
Davey's Uptown Rambler (KCMO) Friday, April 3  9pm $10  The Gawd Project  Folkicide  SquidsKC Middle of The Map Fest (KCMO) @The Riot Room Patio Friday, April 24 SquidsKC@ 6:45 miniBAR (KCMO) Friday, May 8 Cher UK SquidsKC
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squidsKC + The Heavy Figs + Knife Crime @ recordBAR - 3/20/15
Squids gig this week, come on down.    ****      My pal Ed Cole released a dark, folky get-stuck-in-your-head record this month, something he worked on at home and bouncing around to friends' homes and studios over the course of a couple years. It is a de...
Squids gig this week, come on down.   ******      My pal Ed Cole released a dark, folky get-stuck-in-your-head record this month, something he worked on at home and bouncing around to friends' homes and studios over the...
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75 people
Rocco Galloway's profile photo
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Adam Goldman's profile photo
John Holdway's profile photo
Robert jacobs's profile photo
Dan Schmid's profile photo
Nic Gusset's profile photo
Patricia Ann Burkett's profile photo
Work
Employment
  • Daily Records
    singer-songwriter, present
  • Presentation Design Group
    purchasing supervisor/inventory manager/production staff, 2007 - 2013
  • Oasis Fine Foods
    clerk/cook
  • Organically Grown Company
    warehouser/driver
  • Northwest Door and Sash
    spray finisher
  • Lane Community College
    ESL teacher
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Currently
Kansas City, Mo
Previously
Eugene, Or - Liberty, Mo - Iowa City, Ia
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Introduction
I grew up in Liberty, Missouri, then went to The University of Iowa, where I studied literature, writing, and music, and earned a degree in English.  I lived in Eugene, Oregon from 1991 to 2013, where I wrote, recorded, and performed as an indie singer-songwriter.  I recently relocated to Kansas City, Missouri.
Education
  • The University of Iowa
    1987 - 1991
    B.A. in English
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