The Bird and the Bee perform live in The Current studios

Greg Kurstin and Inara George
Greg Kurstin and Inara George of The Bird and the Bee (Minnesota Public Radio / Lindsay Kimball)

What started as a side project for two friends to collaborate and just have fun has become quite a bit more. In just over a year since their last stop by our studios Inara George and Greg Kursten have released a full length an Ep and they're just about to release another EP next month.

While they were in the studio they discussed civililzed touring; a mysterious iPod commercial, their upcoming releases both together and with solo/production projects. Violent Femmes, Phil Collins and Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job were also briefly mentioned.

Songs performed: "Again & Again," "Polite Dance Song," and the Bee Gees cover "How Deep Is Your Love."

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