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
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.
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
Wednesday August 13th - 8:00 PM at Neptune’s Parlour Solo acoustic sets by TONK and Rod Abernethy 8:00 - Rod Abernethy - solo acoustic set on 6 and 12 string 9:30 - TONK - TONK changes things up a bit and plays a set that reveals the softer side of the tender beast. Rod Abernethy hosts an acoustic night once a month at Neptune’s Parlour in Raleigh featuring acoustic sets from favorite North Carolina performers. Neptune’s Parlour
12 tba (60 min) 1:20 tba (60 min) 2:45 Crucial Fiya (100 min) 4:55 Tonk (60 min) 6:15 The Backsliders (60 min) 7:35 Acoustic Manner (100 min) 9:35 Blanko Basnet (60min)> 10:35
Join us on the new patio. Music ~8pm-9:30