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  • Aired: 04/09/2011
  • 29:21
  • Rating: TV-G
Madison-based Optometri is a band that started in the former Soviet Union. Not. Or did they? The story goes that they disappeared from the Soviet Union after the fall. The six Russian immigrants reappeared in the Midwest about six years ago and picked up, musically speaking, where they left off. This tongue-in-cheek outfit is one part performance art and one part rock music awesomeness.
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From the former-Soviet Union (not), Optometri is performance art meets rock awesomeness.
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