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Band Bites: Yassou Benedict

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 09.07.2013 | Taste
Jill Donenfeld

It's not fair to say that San Francisco band Yassou Benedict like food as much as they do making music but they might split their time equally between...

Band Bites: Ash Reiter

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 01.30.2013 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

She makes breakfast quesadillas and wants to go on tour with The Beatles -- talk about a dream girl. Not to mention the music she makes is super cool and groovy.

Band Bites: Pigs and Veggies With Matthew Herbert

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 12.18.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

"I tend to find that the best musicians are the most open-minded about food. There's a saying in New Orleans that a good musician is a good cook."

Band Bites: Umami Burger and Cigarettes With The Delta Mirror

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 11.11.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

Craig Gordon and David Bolt started out as a hip hop two-piece in the late 90s and have been writing music in some form ever since. With the addition of Karrie K on bass, indie-electronica outfit The Delta Mirror was born.

Band Bites: Tacos and Poutine With Total Babes

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 10.29.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

We recently caught up with Chris and Jayson to talk about their favorite on-the-road food finds (think: burritos, poutine, and Jordan almonds).

Band Bites: Chili Dogs and Falafel With Smith Westerns

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 10.22.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

Now on tour with Wilco and Yeasayer, we caught up with the boys to chat about what they like to eat on the road.

Band Bites: Potpies and Curry With Bodies of Water

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 10.01.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

What's cuter than a husband and wife indie rock duo? A husband and pregnant wife indie rock duo. We recently caught up with David to chat about the pair's on-the-road food picks.

Band Bites: Avoiding 'Stage Sludge' With The Fling

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 09.24.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

The Fling released their first full-length album, When the Madhouses Appear, just last year. We wanted to know what keeps them fueled up on tour. Here's a look at what the guys are eating on the road.

Band Bites: Goin' Veg with Beach Fossils

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 09.12.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

We recently caught up with Dustin Payseur, the founding member of the four-man indie outfit Beach Fossils, to chat about water, sleep and yerba mate.

Band Bites: Ramen and Cajun With High Highs

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 08.08.2014 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

Known for gently sweeping, rich harmonies and layered vocals and synths, High Highs are quickly becoming indie darlings. As the boys work to finish up their debut album, we got the dish on their favorite on-the-road eats.

Band Bites: Vodka and Burgers With Theophilous London

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 08.14.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

More than a rapper, Theophilous London is also a style icon. We caught up with him last week to find out what this cutie is getting fed while on the road.

Band Bites: BLTs and Gelato With Dirty Gold

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 07.19.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

San Diego trio Dirty Gold's sound seems to come straight off the beaches of their hometown. Naturally, we wanted to know what these boys eat, so we caught up with them last week to get the lowdown on all their favorite food finds.

Band Bites: Beer and Doritos With Girl Talk

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 07.06.2011 | Entertainment
Jill Donenfeld

All that relentless touring has made Gregg Gillis very, very hungry. Last week Gillis shared some of his favorite on-the-road eats with us -- he's a regular ol' foodie.

Band Bites: Good Eats on the Road with Avi Buffalo

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 06.06.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

Avi Buffalo, an indie-pop band from Long Beach, Calif., has been touring like crazy. Which also means they've been eating like crazy.

Band Bites: 'Moldy Bread' With Tapes 'n Tapes

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

Minneapolis indie rockers Tapes 'n Tapes finally released the album they've always wanted to make. We caught up with lead singer Josh Grier to discuss cooking for one, BBQ, and bratwurst.

Band Bites: Chowing Down With Local Natives

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

What does one of the hottest indie rock bands in the country eat after a show? This week, we caught up with Local Natives to ask them about All Things Delicious from coast to coast.

Band Bites: Eating on the Road With Dr. Dog

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Jill Donenfeld

This week I caught up with Dr. Dog, the kick-ass retro psychedelic rock outfit from Philly.