The Big Picture

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Three street bands, all performing as part of Honk Fest West, delighted a small audience Tuesday evening in the Madrona Grove behind the Depot. This group, Environmental Encroachment, is from Chicago.

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New Orleans-style music was represented by the Junkadelic Brass Band from Perth, Austraila.

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Even the children enjoyed the music, a few danced, and this young kid paid close attention.

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The final band to perform was SambAmore from Arcata, Calif.

Band members are all unpaid volunteers. They travel the country to put on pubic performances like the one here. More more informaton about Honk Fest West, visit their Web site.