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Austin-based Shakey Graves returned to the Ready Room in St. Louis on Thursday to find a packed house ready to jam along to his mix of country, blues and rock.

Published in Music News

Shakey Graves (aka Alejandro Rose-Garcia) is a moniker that flirts with onomatopoeia; his name really does evoke his sound. An Austin, Texas solo performer born of troubadour campfires and often supported by a lone guitar, he's mastered the one-man band gittup, pounding out beats while he strums in an open G tuned especially for his bluesy style.

Published in Reviews

Parlour music for a bungalow at the end of the dark side of the street, "Chinatown," a rarity from an EP called "Story of My Life," finds Alejandro Skylar Rose-Garcia, aka Shakey Graves, opening up the windows and letting the warm night air in. It's hard not to whistle, hum or tap along with him.

Published in Music News