Barton College Press Release for . . . and into the flow 

For Immediate Release

The Near Myths Release Third Album

Wilson, NC – August 5, 2013 - . . . and into the flow, the third CD by The Near Myths, was released on July 29, 2013.  Barton’s Dr. Jim Clark, band member and de facto manager of the group, says, “This CD will very likely be our last.  More and more people download their music now, usually individual songs; the days of physical CDs with artwork and songs arranged for a particular effect are numbered.”  The band has released two previous CDs:  Wilson

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Myths Smaller Than Beatles 

Band Owns Up to Being Smaller Than Beatles


          One of North America’s most obscure legendary bands, The Near Myths, has admitted to being “smaller than The Beatles.” The five band members, all wearing solemn expressions, made this confession at a recent press conference in Nowheresville, where they recorded their new album, …and into the flow.   They then took questions from members of the press, or would have, had any bothered to turn up.

          A visibly shaken Jim Clark, read from a paper…

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CDs Arrive in Wilson 

CDs of . . . and into the flow, The Near Myths' third album, arrived at TNM headquarters in Wilson, NC today.  They're beautiful!  And they'll be available in all the usual places very shortly.  Stay tuned!

Recording Session Update 

Wilson sessions update: Katy and Teep arrived Wednesday afternoon, Ben Thursday afternoon, and Matt Friday afternoon. Jim, Katy, and Teep began work Thursday morning on Jim's songs: "Like Refugees" and "There Never Was Time." We finished those up just about the time Ben arrived. We then started working on Ben's song "Wilderness of Stars." Friday was "Midway Through Neil Young's Life Journey" and "Flyin' Blind." Saturday was for wrapping things up, and recording Matt's drums. Some tremendous food and good…