Columbus folk band joins the label home of Tom Waits, Nick Cave, Neko Case and more.

The newfangled folk band Saintseneca, a longtime Columbus favorite and alumni of Alive events Bands to Watch and Rocktoberfest, announced this week that they have signed to Anti- Records, a respected record label whose roster includesTom Waits, Wilco, Neko Case, Nick Cave, Glen Hansard, Bettye LaVette, Dr. Dog, Kate Bush, Mavis Staples, Booker T. Jones, Islands, Man Man and more. In other words, this is a big deal. No word yet on upcoming releases, but in the meantime, congrats! Seems like just yesterday you (or an earlier version of you, anyway) were serenading us under the Lane Avenue bridge.