CONFIRMED DATES: -West End Farmers Market at Vine Street 4101 Harding Pike (Corner of Vine), Nashville, TN. 37205 / 940-782-0057 SATURDAY, AUGUST 2nd - 10am. -Richland Park Farmers Market 4601 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209 / (615) 880-2001 (adjacent to The Richland Park Library.) SATURDAY, AUGUST 16 - 10am. -"Build a Better Block on 51st" Initiative. 700 51st Ave N. Nashville, TN 37209 SATURDAY, AUGUST 23rd - 1PM -Smoker's Abbey (east nashville) 604 Gallatin Ave. Ste 102, East Nashville, TN 37206 / 615-678-8458 SATURDAY,SEPTEMBER 6th -7pm till 9pm -MaKay Used Books and CD's 636 Old Hickory Blvd (at I-40 exit), Nashville, TN. 37209 / (423) 892-0067 SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th - 11am. -Friedman's Army Navy Surplus 2101 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212 / (615) 297-3343 SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th - 12noon till 3pm -New Life Record Shop 5343 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209 / (615) 292-0946 (Date Pending - End of September) Video Shoot....
Progressive Americana ... Lyric-Driven, Blues Influenced. "Wrong Side of the World" is an eclectic mix of Vintage Rock, Progressive Americana, and Blues-Influenced activism. These are human songs, with Dylan-like perspective. As a product of the Sixties, John LaFave leaves none of that behind in his current approach to writing and delivery. These seven songs span the gamut of human, political and artistic experience.
Music business is a business. It's what it is. But for some it can be stifling. There's a constant tension between music's art and it's commerce. The perspective of many on the business end of things is "how can we fit this into something else and make money?" The artist's perspective is usually "how can I stand apart from others and express myself uniquely?" This too is what it is..
Ok,here's the deal. The song "Dirty Politician" is a free download for 2 weeks. Go to (http://www.reverbnation.com/johnlafave) download it to your phone. While playing song on your phone's player , use your video camara to film you doing your taxes (minus tax form info) Post your movie on You Tube (send us link), on my wall or send them directly to me John@StageCoup Records.com. We will use them to help promote the Dirty Politician release. The best 3 (in our opinion) will win free CD & T-Shirt. By the way, simple and funny is good. #PayYourTaxes. #HouseOfCardsTheme. #SickOfPolitics.
Half the Proceeds go to "Sweet Relief Musicians Fund" that provides financial assistance to all types of career musicians who are struggling to make ends meet while facing illness, disability, or age-related problems. In other words, Healing Musicians in Need. We all have received so much out of music, it's time to give a little back!
Elizabethtown,KY. Evansville, IN. Louisville, KY.
Target Cities for Radio: Knoxville, Chattanooga, Huntsville, Memphis and Nashville. (in progress)
We are busy putting together the April release of both the "Wrong Side of the World" CD, and "Dirty Politician" single. www.StageCoupRecordscom