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Blue Oaks Debuts "To Be Kind Is Sin" Live In Studio

Blue Oaks / Courtesy

Blue Oaks / Courtesy

Brendan Stone has been performing under the stage name Blue Oaks for about 10 years, until his friend and drummer Cody Walker joined the band five years ago. Today Blue Oaks releases their debut full-length album "To Be Kind Is Sin." Blue Oaks makes their Insight debut with a performance from their new record.

The "Blue Oaks To Be Kind Is Sin Ball" record release show will be at the CLARA Auditorium on Oct. 30, featuring "a performance of the new album front to back live, along with sinful festivities, phonograph grooves, palmistry, tarot card readings, 7 deadly sins inspired libations."


Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

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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