Sounds Like: KT Tunstall, John Mayer, Bonnie Raitt, Matthew Sweet, Sheryl Crow
Label: Staylyn Records
Manager: Staylyn Entertainment LLC
Bio: The Staylyns are a high-energy Rock & Roll band based in Austin Texas that draws on influences from Jack White, KT Tunstall & Dave Grohl to create a signature sound and strong stage show.
The Staylyns began as a duo in April 2008, performing in Austin's famous Sixth Street district, but in March...See Full Bio
“Johnny Austin is talking about music when he tells me that “sweat should be dripping on to your guitar” but he might as well be talking about the city whose name he took... He tells me this while standing beside a statue of the late bluesman Stevie Ray Vaughan, who died in a helicopter crash in 1990. While other cities build tributes to politicians and statesmen, Austin gives centre stage to a guitarist most of the world doesn’t even know. I suddenly understand why: it’s not about popularity; the point is that the boy could play. Yet this town’s not really about musicians, Johnny says, “what makes Austin great is the fans”.”