Jackslacks new live project Flipside Burners! Featuring guitarist Mark Fahl and slap-bassist Billy Raven. Special guests Greg 'the Fiddler' Holt and vocalist Cheetah O'Connell.
Jackslacks new live project Flipside Burners! Featuring bluesman Charles Burton & slap-bassist Bill Grubbs.
Headliner: Bacon Sun Stage
Headliner: Coors Light Rock On Stage
Sounds Like: Carl Perkins, The Beach Boys, Traveling Wilburys
Label: Shield of Love Productions / Bungalo Records / Deuce Management
Another endless summer…which means another genre-bending EP from San Diego rockabilly mainstay, Jackslacks.
“Other Side”, Jackslacks seventh solo release on the indie label Shield of Love, may be his most personal music yet: an homage to his father, who passed away last year.
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New Jackslacks EP "Other Side" available for digital download at: http://jackslacks.bandcamp.com/
“The “Other Side” is full of invention and wonder; originality combined with allusions to other masters of the genre. Jackslacks really hearkens back to the 60′s sound, with great almost “throw-back” melodies and harmonies. Yet at the same time there is a modern indie, lo-fi vibe bubbling under the hood. This is one of those once in a while albums that comes along and it marks whatever time period you discovered it during, as a positive, warm time. The songs give heed to a time when everyone was welcome, you knew your neighbor, and one more was always welcome for dinner. The sounds here are as good as the best home cooking. You could say that Jackslacks is a little bit quirky and a whole lot of fun. These are real musicians who love music and play and produce their own, disregarding the the corporate rubbish setting the trends today. They are in no way cacophonous as you would expect of this genre sometimes; the “Other Side” is a beautiful blend of nostalgia.”