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Ghost Town Gospel

Ghost Town Gospel

Folk / Punk / Acoustic Oakland, CA  US
River Crossing Blues
River Crossing Blues
Dead Man's Lament
Dead Man's Lament
Not so Bad Being Dead
Not so Bad Being Dead
The Toast
The Toast
The Crow & The Sparrow
The Crow & The Sparrow

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Ghost Town Gospel- Toast

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  • Fri

    Jun 5

    Anchorage, AK, US | 8:00pm

    SAVE THE DATE - FRIDAY JUNE 5TH, 2015! It marks Mike Houston's Hell Raisin' birthday throwdown ft. Oakland, California's own Ghost Town Gospel with special guests Skyler Fell Justin Boot and the Goddamn Ranch Hand Band! Doors open at 8pm Show 9pm -3am In celebration of epic Alaskan Sound Engineer Mike Houston’s birthday, Club HALO is throwing a big, ole’ throwdown hell raisin’ party! Join us on Friday, June 5th and who knows, the GOAT RODEO might even mosey on in and throwdown with us! Cover is at the door only, no advance or online tickets. Cover to be announced and will pay the band. Don’t worry it won’t draw blood. This and all #clubhaloak shows are exclusively 21+. Email for more information to clubhaloak@gmail.com. Skyler Fell Justin Boot & the GD Ranch Hand Band Link: https://www.facebook.com/GoddamnRanchHandBand?fref=ts Ghost Town Gospel Band FB Band page Link: https://www.facebook.com/GhostTownGospel/timeline Club HALO is a brand new live rock music and live arts and entertainment venue located in downtown Anchorage, Alaska on the 2nd Floor at 1911 E.. 5th Avenue. Club HALO is exclusively for ages 21+. Stay tuned to facebook or find us on Instagram using hashtag #clubhaloak.Come check out our new space; new name, new stage, new layout, new management, new format. Open weekends only; every Fri/Sat from 8pm to bar close. For booking, press or gig inquiries, drop us an email to clubhaloak@gmail.com. Club HALO Drop in for Live Rock fb: /clubhaloak insta: #clubhaloak ---------------------------------------- 2nd floor, 1911 E. 5th Avenue, Downtown Anchorage, Alaska Tags: #clubhaloak #justinboot #skylerfell #gdmranchhandband #ghosttowngospel #goatrodeo #livemusic #livebands #workinfolkmusic

  • 2015

    Feb 7

    Reno, NV, US | 8:00pm

    AKL is playing with Ghost Town Gospel and Thee Hobo Gobbelins at Jub Jubs! Doors @8 music @9pm 21+ Only $4! Come on down and support these awesome out of town bands!

  • 2013

    Oct 17

    Reno, NV, US | 8:00pm

    Bring your dancing shoes on October 17th! Ghost Town Gospel and Thee Hobo Gobbelins from Oakland, Ca and Reno's Actors Killed Lincoln will be folkin rockin Jub Jub's!

  • 2013

    Oct 13

    Seattle, WA, US | 12:30pm

    Bearing acoustic instruments, rowdy singalongs, and whiskey-drenched participatory shenanigans, these acclaimed bay-area bands will be tearing up the West Coast in a spooky, goofy pre-Halloween assault on all that you hold dear. Thee Hobo Gobbelins emerge from the pulsing art vortex of Oakland, Ca., the green-skinned child of punk rock, avant-garde performance art and hobo soul. Drawing on a dizzying array of influences, the band incorporates traditional sounds of Americana and the Old World with the horrors of modernity. Monsters from folklore and fiction wriggle alongside freight-train spirituals and drinking songs. The result is a disturbing haunted house for the ear, a nightmare carnival that is at turns goofy and murderous. Human audiences drink more, dance better, and writhe uncontrollably to goblin beatings- er, beats. Incidentally, audience is the goblin word for “food that screams”.  https://www.facebook.com/hobogobbelins From infamous West Oakland, Ghost Town Gospel brings their aggressive brand of graveyard folk to the masses. Like high-energy, foot-stompin' music? Whiskey? The devil? Strap on your boots and grab your flask. It's time to dance. http://www.ghosttowngospel.com The Mongrel Jews are a Seattle street folk band that has been gracing the city’s stages, street corners and living rooms since 2010. Mixing the down-home Americana of Old Crow Medicine Show with the raucous energy of the Violent Femmes, the acoustic trio puts on a theatrical performance full of caterwauling shout-alongs and dancing ballads. http://themongreljews.com/ Chaotic Noise Marching Corps is a Seattle based renegade marching band that is dedicated to keeping the tradition of music, performance, energy, havok, discipline and sheer stupid fun alive in Seattle’s streets. Founded by committee members and participants of HONK! Fest West as well as other Seattle groups such as Titanium Sporkestra, and Sounders FC Soundwave Band, Chaotic Noise looks to produce high energy shows using a wide variety of musical genres. https://www.facebook.com/ChaoticNoiseMarchingCorps

  • 2013

    Oct 12

    Bremerton, WA, US | 8:00pm

    Bearing acoustic instruments, rowdy singalongs, and whiskey-drenched participatory shenanigans, these acclaimed bay-area bands will be tearing up the West Coast in a spooky, goofy pre-Halloween assault on all that you hold dear. Thee Hobo Gobbelins emerge from the pulsing art vortex of Oakland, Ca., the green-skinned child of punk rock, avant-garde performance art and hobo soul. Drawing on a dizzying array of influences, the band incorporates traditional sounds of Americana and the Old World with the horrors of modernity. Monsters from folklore and fiction wriggle alongside freight-train spirituals and drinking songs. The result is a disturbing haunted house for the ear, a nightmare carnival that is at turns goofy and murderous. Human audiences drink more, dance better, and writhe uncontrollably to goblin beatings- er, beats. Incidentally, audience is the goblin word for “food that screams”.  https://www.facebook.com/hobogobbelins From infamous West Oakland, Ghost Town Gospel brings their aggressive brand of graveyard folk to the masses. Like high-energy, foot-stompin' music? Whiskey? The devil? Strap on your boots and grab your flask. It's time to dance. http://www.ghosttowngospel.com Junk Parlor is where you leave your heart at the door, life is put on hold, and the curtains part to reveal the dreams you’ve never known. Jason Vanderford has played professionally for 7 years with various bands including Mike Zismans Americano Social Club, Clint Bakers New Orleans Jazz Band, Little Charlies Caravan, The Hot Club of San Francisco, Doug Martin's Avatar Ensemble, Sam Miltich Clearwater Hot Club, Seth Ford-Yound Quartet... Partly acoustic, partly electric originals and scrambled versions of gypsy jazz covers and beyond. Leonard Cohen meets the National meets Django meets Jon Spencer meets Tom Waits meets your dusty backyard. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Junk-Parlor/511715562204230

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    Happy to be a fan . If you have a chance fan us back and have a listen
  • Adam Nicholson (Artist)
    Adam Nicholson
    Good blend of genres really works well truly haunting melodies with some fine musicianship!
  • County Road 440 (Artist)
    County Road 440
    enjoyed " The Crow and the Sparrow ".
  • KC Daleigh (Artist)
    KC Daleigh
    I always enjoy listening in to the really great music here. I love your song THE CROW AND THE SPARROW. Love all the strings, especially the banjo and violin work on this song..

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Sounds Like: The Devil Makes Three, Tom Waits, .357 String Band, Andrew Jackson Jihad (official), William Elliott Whitmore

Label: Unsigned

Manager: Ghost Town Gospel

Bio: An acoustic trio from the fabled "Ghost Town" warehouse district of Oakland, California, Ghost Town Gospel brings their aggressive brand of graveyard folk to the masses. Like high-energy, foot-stompin' music? Strap on your boots and grab your flask. It's time to dance.

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Ghost Town Gospel has a show on 06/05/2015 at 08:00 PM @ Club HALO - 21+ in Anchorage, AK http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5vli1j #concert

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Where Did We Get Our Name?
Aug 28, 2012

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Q: Hey, I remembered seeing you guys play in the streets of Berkeley a while back, but I was the only one of my friends who got a sticker. Is there any way I can get them some too?

A: Yes, we have stickers left, as well as other merchandise for sale at any of our shows. Email us at ghosttowngospel@gmail.com for info on ordering. Cheers!

Asked by Kevin Yi. Answered on Wed Dec 04 2013

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