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Mergence Adds "Surf-Samba" Track to Its Arsenal

It's no coincidence local rockers Mergence have been likened to California's Cold War Kids. Not only is the Phoenix band a quartet, but it also has a knack for crafting bluesy, soul-inspired opuses -- kinda like those other guys. So it seems only natural that they would get the nod to rep the Valley when one of California's finest comes to town for Carnaval Eléctrico.

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