The Koala Fires will release their sophomore full length 'Doom of the Norns' on August 24, 2013. That evening at Mayday in Northside, they will host a stellar bill to celebrate, and if you're going that way, they're going that way too. Many more details to come! Stay tuned by joining the event. Koala Fires http://www.koalafires.com/ (Preorder the album in due time!) Brighton, MA (Chicago) http://www.brightonma.net/ Jody Stapleton and the Generals http://www.jodystapletonandthegenerals.com/ 21+ $7.00 cover at the door
Sounds Like: The Kinks, Wilco
Bio: Jody Stapleton And The Generals blend the sonic stomp of the early 70's beneath a back drop of sunshine drenched AM gold, better known as, Queen City Folk-N-Roll. Jody began writing the new tunes throughout 2010 in his home basement studio, The Punchbowl. Some had a redemptive feel, others slid i...See Full Bio
"If you wax nostalgic about the musical style of the 1970s, well, then Jody Stapleton and the Generals is where you should start getting your modern day fix. The four piece has mastered that decade of sound, but has also added some upbeat, modern pop beats into the mix to create a well-rounded, enjoyable experience."