Somewhat appropriately, given the wandering spirits of those who play in Elephant Revival, Dango Rose isn’t hunkered down in an apartment or crammed into a tour van when the Georgia Straight reaches him on his cellphone. Instead, the bassist for the Nederland, Colorado–based quintet is enjoying a walk in God’s great outdoors, undaunted by the fact the wind around him is at gale-force levels.
“I’m walking my dog,” Rose reports, his voice cutting in and out. “It’s blowing pretty hard, so please let me know if it gets to be a bit much.”
Read the full interview: Natural wanderlust fuels Elephant Revival’s soul
Elephant Revival plays CBC’s Studio 700 on Sunday (March 2) as part of the Vancouver Folk Music Festival’s winter-spring concert series.