Friday, April 6, 2012

Selection Reminder: New Roman Times tonight at Will's Pub!

Posted By on Fri, Apr 6, 2012 at 9:00 AM

Photo by Jon Apostol
  • Photo by Jon Apostol

Friday, April 6New Roman Times

with Sunbears, Great Deceivers

8 p.m.

Will's Pub

1042 N. Mills Ave.



Before Orlando’s indie-rock coming-of-age over the last few years, culminating in last month’s outrageously successful Orange You Glad music festival, which not-so-gently nudged the nation to take a look at what’s up in Central Florida, New Roman Times – and the many great local musicians spin-cycled in and out of their restlessly shifting ranks – were helping to pave the way for all of it. Bassist-singer (and vital scene-builder) Josie Fluri and her NRT co-founder/guitarist Dan Owens ended up in Orlando almost by accident and never even intended to form a band, but two solid studio albums (with another reportedly on the way), a relocation to Austin, Texas, and more than a decade later, their expansive, darkly atmospheric sound still captivates, and we still consider them hometown heroes. – Justin Strout

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