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The MIMO Interview: Ivan & Alyosha

Seattle-based folk-pop act Ivan & Alyosha have been hard at work over the past few years, building a following by heavy touring in support of their two earlier EPs, The Verse, The Chorus and Fathers Be Kind. They first came on the national radar thanks to NPR, who has featured the band several times over the past couple of years. Now, Ivan & Alyosha (named after two characters from The […]


Up-and-Comers: Ivan & Alyosha

I’m just going to start with the punchline: I love Ivan & Alyosha, and I think you will, too. Hailing from Seattle, this folk-pop band began as a two-piece in 2007 with Tim Wilson and Ryan Carbary, who drew their band moniker from characters in Tolstoy’s The Brothers Karamazov (already a cool move). Since then, they’ve grown into a four piece, opened for the likes of Brandi Carlile and The […]