by J.D. Reager
Completing a trifecta of The Posies and Brendan Benson-related coverage in the paper and blog - local photographer extraordinaire (and power-pop aficionado) Thomas Hibdon attended both acts' appearances in town at Ardent Studios and Minglewood Hall on Sunday, took some fairly amazing shots, and was willing to share.
Ardent Presents taping @ Ardent Studios
Sunday afternoon, both The Posies and Benson turned up at legendary Ardent Studios to tape acoustic podcasts for the studio's Ardent Presents series.
Brendan Benson @ Minglewood Hall
Benson, backed by Stringfellow, Auer and drummer Brad Pemberton, opened the show at Minglewood for The Posies.
The Posies @ Minglewood Hall
The Posies delivered a triumphant headlining set at Minglewood - and were joined by local soul singer Susan Marshall on Stringfellow's epic "Licenses to Hide" from the new album Blood/Candy.