The Bottle Rockets have been making rugged, rootsy and real rock & roll for over 15 years. Playing songs from their 2009 album Lean Forward, the band pulled out all the stops and chops during a live performance in the KDHX studios.
Recently located in Los Angeles, the Dead Trees play ragged-but-right rock & roll, with jubilant hooks and just a touch of twang.
With its latest album, Novel Sounds of the Nouveau South, Ha Ha Tonka invites listeners on a literate and rocking tour of the Southern Midwestern past and present.
Punctuated with sections of ambient minimalism, Tambersauro's densely layered post-punk instrumentation creates a conduit through which spoken-, whispered-, and often screamed-word poetry flows. The Houston natives offered a solid performance on Spazztick.