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Petaluma Performs In Studio Before City of Trees 2017

Petaluma Band Photo / Courtesy

Petaluma Band Photo / Courtesy

The Sacramento band Petaluma started as an experimental pop duo with Rob Habel and Pat Sweeney blending psychedelic rock, electronica, and indie music.

Since their self-titled album was released in January, they've added four musicians to fill out their sound for live performances.

Rob Habel and Pat Sweeney share secrets from their recording process, growing as a band, and preview their shows at City of Trees, Holy Diver and Sacramento State Nooner with an in-studio performance of their latest single "Common Tiger."




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Cody Drabble

Insight Producer and On-Air Director

Cody Drabble learned to love public radio growing up in San Francisco with KQED on every morning during breakfast. In addition to producing and directing the live broadcast of Insight each morning, he also fills in as guest host for Beth Ruyak.   Read Full Bio 

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