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The Shants

- US Oakland, CA Americana / Folk Rock / Southern Rock


Sounds Like: Wilco, Son Volt, Bowerbirds

Label: High Scores & Records

Bio: The Shants are from Oakland, and they specialize in hazy, slow-burning Americana and Southern folk. Features Skip Allums on guitars, harmonica, and vocals with Samuel Tokheim on pedal steel, Carver Cordes (of The Dedications) on bass, and Adam Burstein on drums.

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Thurs: @AmnesiaBar we're opening for a killer double record release for @GhostandGale + @briannapruett. Starts at 9! https://t.co/eaNW3NyWQp

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  • 2013

    Nov 14

    San Francisco, CA, US | 8:00pm

    San Francisco, CA, US
    Thu Nov 14, 2013 8:00pm


    Ghost and Gale CD Release Show!!! Come celebrate with us!

  • 2013

    Nov 9

    San Francisco, CA, US | 12:00pm

    San Francisco, CA, US
    Sat Nov 09, 2013 12:00pm


    KP Productions presents: Veteran's Day Music Festival Treasure Island Event Center, San Francisco A benefit to support The Wounded Warrior Project. Gentlemen's Heroes goes on at 8:00 pm

  • 2013

    Mar 9

    Oakland, CA, US | 8:30am

    Oakland, CA, US
    Sat Mar 09, 2013 8:30am
  • 2012

    Dec 7

    San Francisco, CA, US | 9:00pm

    San Francisco, CA, US
    Fri Dec 07, 2012 9:00pm
  • 2012

    Sep 8

    Oakland, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Oakland, CA, US
    Sat Sep 08, 2012 8:00pm


    Mission Creek Oakland & The Night Light present: THE SHANTS http://facebook.com/theshants MAVIS PIGGOTT http://www.myspace.com/mavispiggott MAX PORTER (21st Century) http://www.facebook.com/maxportermusic The Night Light 311 Broadway, Oakland 9PM//$5-$15 Sliding Scale//21+ MISSION CREEK OAKLAND 2012! This is just one of the MANY amazing shows lined up in September for this year's MCO. Full festival calendar here: http://www.mcofest.org/ MCO is proudly co-produced by the East Bay Express. Special thanks to Amoeba Music, The B on Broadway, Deli Radio, and Refraction Audio and Lighting Environments!

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  • Michael Clay Mills (Artist) Michael Clay Mills
    SWEET lap steel, nice songs.
  • Jeff Karoub (Artist) Jeff Karoub
    Simple and elegant, gentlemen. So glad to find you on the virtual trail. Let me know if you ever hitch up to a post in Detroit!
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