Robbie Fulks and His Band come to the Hangar on Saturday May 7th
Robbie plays by nobody’s rules–except the ones he hears in his head. He is prodigiously talented, with the soul of a country singer and the mind of a vaudevillian. Besides, his scorn for the music industry makes ours look positively prosaic. But don’t let that make you lose sight of THE SONGS.
Traditional Appalachian and Delta music lay the groundwork, but its injected with a heavy dose of the contemporary, good-times-roll kind of spit and vinegar the band has become known for over the years.
“They infuse the idiom of their shared heritage with an urgent and hungry freshness, lifting their voices in tightly wound harmony, picking and singing with Pentecostal fervor.”
“The band infuses their grassy tornado with brazen punk attitude and catchy pop structure, while simultaneously remaining vehemently sincere.” -Pitchfork
[Austin Chronicle] By Jim Caligiuri James McMurtry makes up stories and sets them to music. New album Complicated Game, his first studio album since 2008’s Just Us Kids, breaks fresh ground sonically and finds the 52-year-old Austinite digging deeper than ever into relationships and the human condition
Let grammy nominated guitarist, singer and songwriter and “Titan of the Telecaster” Bill Kirchen put some honky-tonk in your holiday season. Sunday December 20th at The Hangar. Doors open at 7pm, show is at 8! Tickets are 20- Get ‘em at: Brownpapertickets.com
Dobro, steel guitar, lap steel player, and member of the Texas Music Hall of Fame, Cindy Cashdollar comes to the Hangar with local favorites the Lustre Kings and Kevin Maul. It’ll be a steel guitar extravaganza! November 28th at 8pm. Get your tickets at: