Surprise Star

July 5, 2013
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Gordon Gano (far right), former singer and violinist for the 1980s hit band Violent Femmes, plays with local band Tallahassee in a surprise appearance at a June 24 JP Music Festival fund-raiser at the Tres Gatos bookstore/restaurant at 470 Centre St. Gano, whose sister lives in JP, performed at the debut local music fest in 2011. This year’s edition is slated for Sept. 7 at Jamaica Pond Park. See jpmusicfestival.com. (Photo by Tony Sahadeo)

Gordon Gano (far right), former singer and violinist for the 1980s hit band Violent Femmes, plays with local band Tallahassee in a surprise appearance at a June 24 JP Music Festival fund-raiser at the Tres Gatos bookstore/restaurant at 470 Centre St. Gano, whose sister lives in JP, performed at the debut local music fest in 2011. This year’s edition is slated for Sept. 7 at Jamaica Pond Park. See jpmusicfestival.com. (Photo by Tony Sahadeo)