Noah and the Whale

Noah and the Whale

Contrary to popular historical belief, 500 years before the celebrated senor Columbus, the first Western explorer to reach the rich and fertile soils of mainland America was a Norse Icelander called Leif. Son of that indomitably irascible viking Erik The Red. Contrary to popular musical belief, Noah and the Whale have in fact already embarked on their own untrumpeted pioneering adventure to the United States.

That exciting, eye-opening but excessively brief excursion to Austin in March does seem like 500 years ago. In musical terms, Noah and... more