•March 18, 2013 • Leave a Comment
You have may have heard we are about to embark on a grand Dustbowl experiment: our very first EAST COAST TOUR!
Aug 1-18 we will be in villages, hamlets, towns and grand cities alike. Please tell yer friends!
(((DATES + INFO)))
It’s finally arrived!
After many months of patience, our brand new “Carry Me Home” blue vinyls are here and we’ve already started shipping them out. Limited supply of these guys so if you love that rich warm sound of vinyl, grab one. Dog not included.
THURS JULY 25 ~ THE SATELLITE ~ SILVERLAKE LA ~ DBR 10PM
Celebrate with us and grab one of the blue beauties next week in Silverlake. It will be our last LA show before we head to SF and the east coast!
(((INFO + TIX)))
Front row bootleg video from City Winery in Chicago last week.
FRI JULY 26 ~ GREAT AMERICAN MUSIC HALL ~ SAN FRANCISCO ~ 9PM
Coolest venue on the west coast. Amazing lineup of local SF talent. Don’t miss!
TIX + INFO
AUG 29 ~ SANTA MONICA PIER ~ TWILIGHT CONCERTS ~ 7PM
We can finally announce that we’ve been added to the famous evening concerts at the Santa Monica pier with New Orleans legend Trombone Shorty! Maybe the biggest local show in our brief life – can’t wait.
INFO + LINEUPS
YOU CAN NOW ORDER OUR NEW ALBUM “CARRY ME HOME” —> JUST RELEASED APRIL 2013.
((PRE-ORDER VINYL + AMAZON + I-TUNES + CD HARD COPY))
•March 4, 2013 • Leave a Comment
March 15 ~ Del Monte Speakeasy (Townhouse) Venice ~ 10pm
Our home spot by the sea – join us with the ghosts of bootlegger’s past to kick of St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
March 16 ~ Hip Kitty Jazz + Fondue ~ Claremont, CA ~ 8pm (3 sets)
Been a little while since we’ve been back to this big beautiful room. Cocktails, fondue and hot jazz. Bingo.
March 17 ~ St. Patrick’s Day at Redwood Bar ~ Downtown LA ~ 10pm
Pirate bar, string band goodness, awesomesauce w/ The Show Ponies + The Cerny Brothers!
(((INFO + RSVP)))
ALSO COMING UP:
DANCE AT JOE’S (BURBANK) MARCH 19
SAILOR JERRY’S SWING NIGHT (HOUSE OF BLUES LAS VEGAS) MARCH 26
THE ECHO w/ DECKER MARCH 28
•January 11, 2013 • Leave a Comment
What you doing this week? We have a few ideas! From Hollywood to Santa Monica, to the distant foothills, we got you covered.
FRI FEB 22 ~ SASSAFRAS SALOON ~ HOLLYWOOD ~ 10PM
Two sets on the haunted southern mansion balcony – coolest new bar in LA. Absinthe anyone? No cover!
Fresh video from inside a glass elevator while we were at sea in early Feb!
FEB 28 ~ ZANZIBAR ~ SANTA MONICA ~ AFROFUNKE NIGHT ~ 9PM
Afrofunke welcomes us to the beautiful Zanzibar club in Santa Monica for the first time – this night has been a west side dance party staple and we’ll bring some of our brass blaster rootsfunk to the table for your pleasure.
Also come wish Dustbowl frontman and kazoo-howler Z. Lupetin a happy birthday!
KCRW DJ Jeremy Sole spinning some nasty grooves after. Hosted by Rocky Dawuni. 21+ 7-10$
RSVP + INFO
MAR 2 ~ THE RANCH PARTY ~ FESTIVAL ~ TOPANGA ~ 12pm
You could spend a bundle on out of town festivals – or support some amazing local and traveling artists at this beautiful remote campground-held fest that goes all day and into the evening. Stay over or just come see us kick it off at 2pm!
TIX + INFO
We were thrilled to see a bit of our swing tune “Marching On” got placed in an American Idol episode on FOX. Listen for the horns as they cut to Cafe Du Monde in New Orleans
•December 10, 2012 • Leave a Comment
SAT JAN 5 ~ DIPIAZZA’S ~ LONG BEACH, CA
One of our main goals this year is to start spread the Dustbowl love and gospel across the state, the west, the nation, heck, maybe even the world.
We start down the road in Long Beach with LB fast-pickers Sawtooth + twangster David Serby. See you yonder Saturday night!
INFO + RSVP
Here’s a new little video for your pleasure.
TUES JAN 8 ~ JOE’S GREAT AMERICAN BAR ~ BURBANK ~ 9PM
An evening of swing dancing with Dustbowl Revival at Burbank’s hallowed hall for quick feet, cold beer and snappy dressers – Joe’s Great American Bar.
Happy to return for the second time. The brass will be wailing and the floor will be jiving till midnight. Three sets.
RSVP + INFO
Happy to report we have been selected in the final group of bands that will play aboard Mountain Song At Sea - an amazing floating party that goes from Miami to The Bahamas Feb 1-4 with some of our all time bluegrass heroes aboard. Punch Brothers, David Grisman, Tim O’Brien, Del McCoury and more!
Cheer us on and bring your spare fiddle and a pair of overalls. Woohoo.
TIX AND INFO
•November 23, 2012 • Leave a Comment
WED DEC 5 ~ GOOD DAY LA FOX 11 + DEL MONTE SPEAKEASY ~ VENICE
Happy to report that we will have a humpday double feature for you: first tune in to FOX 11 at 7:45 and 8:45 where we will be featured on GOOD DAY LA – live from our haunt at the Del Monte Speakeasy in Venice.
Later that night we will preform as part of Repeal Prohibition Day! Come early for free comedy and 10-11pm features prohibition pricing (15cent cocktails anyone?) – and free pig roast all night long. Dustbowl at 11pm.
RSVP + INFO
DEC 7 – THE CENTRAL – SANTA MONICA
Four swell bands all playing covers to raise $ for charity. Come ramble with us.
INFO + RSVP
Tis the season to buy your loved ones (or yourself) sweet dustbowl swag and music to fill the darkest time of year.
New shirts, cds, vinyl, i-tunes links and goodies galore can be found at our refreshed band ((((STORE)))))
•November 11, 2012 • Leave a Comment
DUSTBOWL REVIVAL @ KINGS INN THURSDAY ~ MEMPHIS CAFE COSA MESA – 11.15.12
We kick off a weekend on the road with a late night happy hour set at this cool road-side joint in Costa Mesa. 10pm.
INFO AND RSVP
DUSTBOWL REVIVAL IN SAN FRANCISCO – NOV 16-17
We shall pack up the van and head up yonder for our latest jaunt to the city by the bay. Can’t wait!
Nov 16 at Plough & Stars w/ The New Thoreaus ~ 11pm
Nov 17 at The Boom Boom Room SF w/ The Dead Kenny G’s ~ 10pm
•September 18, 2012 • Leave a Comment
What’s the good word?
Hot jazz, warm friends and cool drinks in Claremont this Friday for a start.
11.9.12 – Hip Kitty Jazz & Fondue – 8pm
3 sets – 5$
((502 W. 1st St – Claremont, CA))
11.10 ~ DUSTBOWL VINYL FUNDRAISER YARD PARTY!
Join us at a bigger venue for a swell evening music, dancing, prizes and mingling – we are raising funds to make a full LP 12” vinyl record and you can help. Donations at door go to help the dream happen!
Featuring: DJ Open Decks, Alto, Nocturnal Youth, AK & Her Kalashnikovs and us!
All Ages – 8pm – 12AM
Fresh this week!
We have new limited run of super-soft American Apparel T-shirts, locally designed and printed here in Venice.
Get ‘em before they go! Buy (((HERE)))