Wooden Wand and the Vanishing Voice
Prolific psychedelic folk rockers Wooden Wand and the Vanishing Voice surprisingly have captured the imaginations of both underground and
mainstream music journalists and those who read them. At their most esoteric, WW&VV eerily meander through brambles of odd wind instruments, hand percussion, and distorted guitar howls
. But these versatile hobo-bohos also enjoy composing prettily lilting tunes that wouldn't faze a Donovan or Devendra fan. WW&VV's music can take you to Dante's Inferno or to a congenial campfire sing-along
with equal aplomb. (Gallery 1412, 1412 18th Ave, 322-1533. 8 pm, $5—$15, all ages.