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Listen to The Parish Festival's new EP, streaming exclusively on CultureMap

Listen to The Parish Festival's new EP, streaming on CultureMap

Austin band, The Parish Festival
The Parish Festival's EP is streaming now on CultureMap. Courtesy of The Parish Festival

Originally formed in Davenport, Iowa in 2005, The Parish Festival's journey began in the Midwest, spreading a sound that fuses gypsy jazz, country and pop. After a brief hiatus, the group banded together again in 2012, this time with a new lineup, and a new home: Austin.

On Tuesday, May 28, The Parish Festival released its self-titled EP, which is available exclusively for streaming via CultureMap. Take a listen to the subtle, gypsy styling of The Parish Festival here, or enjoy a free download of single "Palamino" and "Function And Respond."

The Parish Festival celebrates its release with a party on Sunday, June 2 at Spider House Ballroom. The show, which begins at 8 p.m., will include sets from Sons of Santos and The Couch.

Listen now to The Parish Festival's self-titled EP:

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More information about The Parish Festival is available on the band's website.