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LEFT OF THE DIAL: Noise Pop's 2nd annual shindig-in-the-streets features Myron & E, dumplings, everything else good

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Myron & E play Noise Pop's 20th Street Block Party Sat/23
PHOTO BY WILLIAM PERLS

"Sometimes we write together, sometimes we write separately and come together after," says E. As for how their relationship's evolved after the last year of nearly non-stop touring together? Do they ever butt heads while writing?

"That's maybe the only time we don't butt heads," says E with a laugh. "No, we have a certain chemistry. And, you know, we're having fun. It just works."

As for the rest of the year, E says they hope to get back into the studio to start working on a follow-up by December. Until then, we'd recommend taking advantage of any chance to see 'em you get.

MYRON & E

1pm on the main stage

Noise Pop's 20th Street Block Party (with Rogue Wave, Cayucas, many others)

Aug. 23, noon - 6pm, free (unless you opt for the VIP package)

www.20thstreetblockparty.com

Oh, and food-wise? The workshop tent demands that you come both hungry and ready to learn. Maybe it's because Chino's bite-size, savory broth-filled soup dumplings have been haunting our dreams lately (in a delicious way), but we especially can't stop looking at the workshop called "Dumplings with Brandon Jew." He had us at "cooking secrets" and "techniques of dumpling creation." That's at 2:30pm in the Workshop Tent. Education never tasted so good.

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