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Event Archive - Town Pants, Swank, Run GMC

Sat. November 24th 2007 9 The Commodore Ballroom (No Minors) 9
$12
Tickets at: All Ticketmaster Locations, Zulu Records, Highlife Records, Red Cat Records
Presented by: Live Nation

Town Pants (Roots Rock)

Singing songs of love, death, lamenters lamenting, sea disasters, terrible hangovers, The Town Pants play aggessive celtic tinged fast-folk. As one critic wrote, "...Songs that old men in pubs can sing, and that kids can dance to" - all played on a pawnshops worth of acoustic musical instruments but with the vigor & gusto usually not considered for... more info

Swank (Cowpunk Meets 60's Garage)

Swank's first album, "Pappy's Corn Squeezins" (2001) was conceived by the band to sound like The Ramones playing Johnny Cash. Produced by Howard Redekopp, the album was described by the legendary Ray Condo as "New Wave Country"-an apt description for a fine debut that holds its own to this day. The group's second album "The Survival Issue" (2004... more info

Run GMC

RUN GMC delivers a perfect blend of swinging high-energy roots country rock. A dynamic twangy combination of raw, bluesy vocals, rockin' guitars, solid drumming and sweet washboard playin' creates what Missouri Gun and Rifle expounge as, "Now that's music ya can hunt to" Be sure to catch this smokin' roots act this special evening! more info
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