Thao and the Get Down Stay Down

Thao Nguyen can’t help but play the guitar with insatiable talent and intuition. From Falls Church, Virginia, Thao originally aimed to work in social activism. After performing in cafes all throughout college, Thao began to garner attention for her skillful guitar playing and compactly soulful lyrics. Watch her perform with the Get Down Stay Down at the Electric Factory in Philadelphia.

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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.

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