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Apr 13, 2009
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Andrew Bird, a Chicago native, has been charming fans with his loop filled, whistling songwriting since the late '90s.
Finding his beginnings in The Squirrel Nut Zippers and his rock group "A Bowl of Fire," Andrew Bird grew his folk/rock loop-filled whistling songwriting style into his signature solo sound. He released his fifth solo album in 2009, titled, Noble Beast.
Andrew Bird and his Minneapolis all-star band stopped by The UBS Forum at Minnesota Public Radio and performed an intimate show in front of a live studio audience.
"Fitz and the Dizzy Spells", "Anonanimal",
"Oh No", "Effigy" and "Imitosis".
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- Andrew Bird performs in studio Having spent his early years in the Squirrel Nut Zippers and playing frontman as the Bowl of Fire, Bird is now on his own and quickly making a name for himself. He joined Mary Lucia in the Current studios to talk about those early years as well performs songs from his latest full length.