Posts for February 18, 2016

TYLER CHILDERS
Nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Kentucky is a little town called, Paintsville, where the economy is
February 18, 2016
THE MARCUS KING BAND
GREENVILLE, SC — Marcus King was brought up on the blues, playing shows as a pre-teen sideman with his father—bluesman
February 8, 2017
JAMES MCMURTRY
AUSTIN, TX — James McMurtry first appeared on the Texas music scene in the late 1980s, winning the Kerrville Folk
April 3, 2018
MOON HOOCH

Moon Hooch captured the imaginations of thousands with its infamous stints busking on subway platforms and elsewhere in New York City: two sax players and a drummer whipping up furious, impromptu raves. This happened with such regularity at the Bedford Ave station in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, that the band was banned from playing there by the NYPD. The trio’s subsequent tours with They Might Be Giants, Lotus, and Galactic as well as on their own have only broadened the band’s appeal. Wherever Moon Hooch plays, a dance party soon follows.

January 4, 2016
TURKUAZ
BROOKLYN, NY —Turkuaz is a 9-piece “Powerfunk” outfit from Brooklyn, NY, whose modern take on the classic funk sound has
April 3, 2018
Horseshoes & Hand Grenades
Hailing from the river town of Stevens Point, Wisconsin, HHG plays something like progressive high-energy old-time folk music. With strong
January 6, 2016
SOUTHERN AVENUE
MEMPHIS, TN —Southern Avenue is a Memphis street that runs from the easternmost part of the city limits all the
April 3, 2018
RIVER WHYLESS
ASHEVILLE, NC — River Whyless is a band much like that titular body of water - a mingling of currents,
April 3, 2018
Rev. Peyton’s Big Damn Band
BROWN COUNTY, IN — The Rev. Peyton’s Big Damn Band bridges genres and eras with an intensity and effortlessness few contemporary artists
January 5, 2016
THE WOOKS
LEXINGTON, KY — Energetically honoring the sound of traditional bluegrass and mountain music, with threads of singer-songwriter, rock, and jam band
April 3, 2018
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