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The Reptile Palace Orchestra

The Reptile Palace Orchestra
Country
United States
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The Reptile Palace Orchestra is an eclectic worldbeat band based in Madison, Wisconsin which specializes in lounge, klezmer and other Eastern European music. It began in 1994 with a gig at the Club de Wash, and since that time has become a notable fixture in the Madison music scene.
Website
http://beeftone.wix.com/reptiles
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Releases on file (3)
The Reptile Palace Orchestra — We Know You Know The Reptile Palace Orchestra — We Know You Know
(Omnium OMM 2033, 2003, CD)
The Reptile Palace Orchestra — Iguana Iguana The Reptile Palace Orchestra — Iguana Iguana
(Omnium OMM 2022, 1999, CD)
The Reptile Palace Orchestra — Hwy X The Reptile Palace Orchestra — Hwy X
(Omnium OMM 2016, 1997, CD)

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