Sounds Like: Dale Watson, Merle Haggard, Ray Price, Wynn Steward, Johnny Paycheck
Bio: Tonk plays country music in the fashion of the great masters of the 60's and 70's, that is, country music pre-somewhere-around-1978. Heavy on the Ray Price shuffle-walking-bass-line sort of thing, but bleeding into a Waylon Jennings / Johnny Paycheck harder honky tonk style. Their live show swing... See Full BioMore Info
Free show. No wristband required. Rob Nance 12:40 – 1:20 (Patio) http://robnance.com/ David Sleigh & Slow Fences 1:20 – 2:00 (Inside) http://www.reverbnation.com/davidsleigh Drunken Prayer 2:00 – 2:40 (Patio) http://drunkenprayer.com/ Temperance League 2:40 – 3:20 (Inside) http://temperanceleague.bandcamp.com/ Hearts and Daggers 3:20 – 4:00 (Patio) http://www.heartsanddaggers.com/ Debonzo Brothers 4:00 – 4:40 (Inside) http://debonzobrothers.com/ The Trousers 4:40 – 5:20 (Patio) https://myspace.com/thetrousers AFTER PARTY John Howie Jr. and the Rosewood Bluff 5:20 – 6:00 (Inside) http://www.johnhowiejr.com/ Michael Rank & Stag 6:00 – 6:40 (Patio) http://www.michaelrankmusic.com/ Tonk 6:40 – 7:40 (Inside) http://tonknc.com/ Hot Buttered Grits 8:00 – until (Inside) http://www.reverbnation.com/thehotbutteredgrits
Come ready to celebrate local farms, food and music. Join Raleigh City Farm, Locals Seafood and Firsthand Foods as they team up with three of the best chefs in Raleigh from Gravy, 18 Seaboard and The Fiction Kitchen (each committed to supporting local farms!) to serve up three uniquely local gumbos. Stick around to throwdown with Tonk, the Raleigh fixture whose original country music will rock the farm-stage for Raleigh City Farm's very first on-farm show. $15 presale or $20 day of at the farm.