Thao & The Get Down Stay Down Split Up

The band is "dissolving..."

Thao & The Get Down Stay Down are to part company.

The band were formed by Thao Nguyen, and formed in 2003; swiftly joined by Adam Thompson, the two would act as a hinge for the various line ups and ensembles.

Debut album 'We Brave Bee Strings And All' was released in 2008, and it was followed by 'Know Better Learn Faster' in 2009.

Signing to Ribbon Music, acclaimed albums 'We the Common' (2013), 'A Man Alive' (2016), and 'Temple' (2020) followed.

In a note to fans, the band confirmed their intention to part company after more than a decade together.

“Thank you to all who have recorded and performed with us,” the band wrote. “Thao and Adam (Thompson) are each moving on to pursue other projects.”

Photo Credit: Maria Kanevskaya

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