"Once upon a time there was a girl/boy who picked up the guitar and started writing songs... "
A fairy tale for singers/musicians might start like that. And when things go well - really, really well - that tale might continue like this:
"And her/his band was signed to Sub Pop, had a first album released, toured the US, Canada and Europe and shared a bill with Iggy Pop & the Stooges and Sonic Youth".
Yep, 2010 is looking pretty good (and very busy) for Avi aka Avi Buffalo and his band mates Rebecca, Arin and Sheridan in the Long Beach, California band that bears Avi's nick name.