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Following buzz from SXSW, The Relatives coming for Living Traditions Festival

Published March 21, 2013 10:47 am

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Dallas gospel-funk group The Relatives have confirmed a number of festival appearances this year, including a May 19 show at Salt Lake City's Living Traditions Festival, the slot directly before Wilco at their annual Solid Sound festival, and the Non-COMMvention in Philly, where they share the bill with Phoenix, Mavis Staples and The Lone Bellow among others. below.

These shows followpacked-out sets at SXSW last week.The Relatives' debut album 'The Electric Word' was greeted last month by a NY Times Arts cover story feature and NPR Weekend Edition segment:*NY Times: http://nyti.ms/15vbmP7*NPR: http://n.pr/XNq6miHere they are performing at a church in Austin: http://bit.ly/YGDU1e