Patio Show: Cherokee Rock Rifle – Tickets – The Riot Room – Kansas City, MO – July 16th, 2011

Patio Show: Cherokee Rock Rifle

Electric City Entertainment presents

Patio Show: Cherokee Rock Rifle

The Slowdown, Waiting For Signal, Sons Of Great Dane

Sat, July 16, 2011

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm (event ends at 3:00 am)

The Riot Room

Kansas City, MO

$7

This event is 21 and over

The Slowdown
The Slowdown
The Slowdown, a 6-piece band from Kansas City, just put the finishing touches on their first full-length album. The debut is a riff-based, roots-inflected, electronic-infused, and deftly experimental take on full-bodied rock, equal parts Jerry Cantrell, Jason Faulkner, Jeff Tweedy, and Jim James, and laced with bits of Self, Led Zeppelin, and M83. Frontman Sam Hoskins and keyboard player Joe Hoskins got their start as members of the regionally renowned rock/pop band Elevator Division (Second Nature Records), which The Pitch anointed "one of the region's best acts of the past decade." With A, The Slowdown showcases powerful anthemic songs that build around the voice of Sam Hoskins, which is "a profound thing" according to Hugh Welsh of The Pitch. Around Hoskins' vocals, the songs expand in the hands of three guitarists who execute smoothly-crafted songs with layered guitar work that doesn't get in its own way.

This December, the band is presenting their debut full-length album A, recorded at Earth Analog studios near Champaign,IL (owned by Matt Talbott of Hum), mastered at the Blasting Room in Ft. Collins by Jason Livermore, mixed and engineered by Jeremy Wilson, and produced by The Slowdown.
Waiting For Signal
Waiting For Signal
Band biographies are almost always complete shit. We know this. So we won’t waste your time with self indulging nonsense about when this guy met that guy...

Here is what you should know:

- Heavy / Never Metal / Rock / Alternative / Indie / With a hook
- 4 members (Gene - Vox/Guitar, Ryan - Guitar/Vox, Brent - Bass, and Justin - Drums)
- Kansas City, Missouri (Home)
- Think Failure, QOTSA, Depeche Mode, Shiner, Interpol, Muse (What they say)
- Two EPs Released, (The Catastrophe EP and The Division EP) another in the oven.

We write, record, produce, release, tour, and promote independently
We make fancy noises with guitars
We want to be exposed to more people

Now listen and drop us a line if you feel so inclined.
Sons Of Great Dane
Sons Of Great Dane
Brent Windler: Guitar/Vocals
Nolle Bond: Bass
Evanjohn: Guitar
John Yeates: Drums
Venue Information:
The Riot Room
4048 Broadway
Kansas City, MO, 64111
http://www.theriotroom.com/
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