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The UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall presents:

Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions

Friday, October 13, 8:00pm-11:30pm, Berkeley

MORE INFO: http://www.theuctheatre.org

Hope Sandoval was born June 24, 1966 and grew up in east L.A. with her Mexican-American family. She started her career together with her friend Sylvia Gomez in a band called "Going Home", a folk duo formed in 1986.

Hope and Sylvia played gigs in California throughout the mid '80s, and stayed friends with both Kendra and David. During the Opal tour in December '87, Kendra left the band and disappeared. David called Hope to see if she would be interested to take Kendra's place in Opal. They found Kendra and had some discussions. They did two more shows together but then she flew home. Keith Mitchell flew home and the next day he flew back with Hope. After that tour Opal became Mazzy Star.

Mazzy Star has released 4 albums: She Hangs Brightly (1990), So Tonight That I Might See (1993), Among My Swan (1996), and Seasons Of Your Day (2013).

Hope writes almost all the lyrics for Mazzy Star. Hope is a very shy and private person. "For me recording is better," says Sandoval. "Live, I just get really nervous. Once you're onstage, you're expected to perform. I don't do that. I always feel awkward about just standing there and not speaking to the audience. It's difficult for me."

In 2001, Hope Sandoval and The Warm Inventions released Bavarian Fruit Bread and toured the US and Europe in the fall of 2002. Two EPs were also released: At The Doorway Again and Suzanne.

In addition to Mazzy Star and The Warm Inventions, Hope has collaborated with a variety of artists including The Jesus & Mary Chain, The Chemical Brothers, Death In Vegas, Bert Jansch, Richard X, Air, Vetiver, and Le Volume Courbe. In 2008, Hope had a song, "Wild Roses", on a compilation CD from Air France titled In The Air.

Hope Sandoval and The Warm Inventions released Through The Devil Softly on September 29, 2009 and Until the Hunter on November 4, 2016.

Also performing is Peaking Lights, an American psychedelic pop husband and wife duo founded in 2008 in Wisconsin.

DATE/TIME:
Friday, October 13
8:00pm-11:30pm

LOCATION:
The UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall
2036 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA, 94704
510-356-4000
http://www.theuctheatre.org

COST/TICKETS/REGISTRATION:
$35.
http://www.theuctheatre.org/event/1509339-hope-sandoval-warm-berkeley/

MORE INFO:
Website: http://www.theuctheatre.org
Email: information@theuctheatre.org
Phone: 510-356-4000

About The UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall:
The UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall is a 1,400 capacity, general admission, multi-tiered, all-ages music venue with a state-of-the-art Meyer Leopard sound system and a full service bar and restaurant. This new live music venue presents an exciting range of local and national artists and bands. The UC Theatre will be the only general admission music venue of its size and kind in the East Bay.

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