The American Economy

The American Economy

Rock / Jam Band / indie rock San Francisco, CA  US


  • 2016

    Oct 15

    Fairfax, CA, US | 8:30pm

    The AE return to the scene for a great night of music, we'll be playing many of our original favorites and debuting a new song, hitting the stage @ 11PM! We're joined by excellent Americana Rock World Jazz Bluzegrass Jam Band Deep Blue Jam opening the night @ 8:30. Collectively, the members of DBJ have played/recorded with Santana, Steve Miller, Journey, Tower of Power, Bonnie Raitt, Phil Lesh Family Band, Levon Helm, Vince Herman & Leftover Salmon and many more. $5 in advance, $8 at the door. Tickets available @ http://bands.19broadway.com/event/1334183-american-economy-lorin-fairfax/! Saturday, October 15th 8:30pm - 1:30am 11pm The American Economy + 8:30pm Deep Blue Jam 19 Broadway 17 Broadway Boulevard, Fairfax, CA 94930 Music Hotline: 415-459-1091 Bar: 415-459-0293 General Info: info@19broadway.com https://www.reverbnation.com/theamericaneconomy https://www.facebook.com/aeshenanigans/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPVUIOuEE4wHcM1X2Q3rugw http://www.deepbluejam.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Deepbluejam/ $5 in advance, $8 D.O.S. tickets: http://bands.19broadway.com/event/1334183-american-economy-lorin-fairfax/

  • 2015

    Jan 30

    San Carlos, CA, US | 8:30pm

    The American Economy's back @ one of our favorite events, Beer Friday @ Devil's Canyon Brewery. Friday, January 30th 8:30 - 11PM. Great beer, great music + great people!

  • 2014

    Dec 13

    San Francisco, CA, US | 10:00pm

    The AE's back @ The Yankee- Hope to see you there, we have some surprises + blasts from the past in store for you! Bluegrass-Jam Band The Pine Needles will be taking the stage right after us, it's the Psych-Funk of Twin Engine closing it out @ 12! Show your love + take advantage of early bird half price tickets @ http://turnstylemusicgroup.com/event/705055-american-economy-san-francisco/- Saturday, December 13th The American Economy (10PM), The Pine Needles (11PM) + Twin Engine (12AM) The Connecticut Yankee $5 advance/$10 @ the door day of show 100 Connecticut Street Sf, CA 94107 https://www.facebook.com/events/625207927588844/?pnref=story http://www.reverbnation.com/theamericaneconomy https://www.facebook.com/aeshenanigans?ref=bookmarks http://www.thepineneedles.net/ http://www.reverbnation.com/twinengineband https://www.facebook.com/twinengineband http://www.theyankee.com/ http://turnstylemusicgroup.com/event/705055-american-economy-san-francisco/

  • 2013

    May 4

    Boonville, CA, US | 1:00pm

    Hey beer drinkin' hipsters! Do you love choice beers? Do you want a chance to enjoy + support some of Northern California's finest breweries and support great local live music? Welcome to heaven. We're very excited to announce that we will be playing the legendary 17th annual Boonville Beer Festival this year. Buy and raise your own glass on Saturday, May 4th in Boonville located just a couple hours north of San Francisco in the beautiful Anderson Valley. Be an early bird and jump on a ticket now + it's $40 for a glass + all the delicious beer you can sample from 1pm to 5pm from 77 breweries. Be a saint, be a designated driver + it's just $5 for the day. Great live music from 1pm to 6pm and camping nearby! The American Economy's on the Main Stage from 4 -6pm for 2 hours of jamalicious improvisational post-indie-rock! Come raise your glass, open your minds, hearts + ears with us @ the 17th annual legendary Boonville Beer Festival 2013! A Benefit for Many Anderson Valley Area Non-profits & California Small Brewers Association One low entry fee gets you admittance to the festival, a snazzy wristband (keep it on – only those with wristbands may be on the festival grounds), a sampling glass, music and all the samples you care to enjoy during the four hours the taps are open. No sampling tickets needed. No Pay-Per-Sample arrangement. Food, merchandise and other sundries are offered by various vendors on a pay-per-item basis, but the beer is included in your entry fee. See you there! DATE: Saturday, May 4, 2013 TIMES: Taps open from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Music until 6:00 p.m. PLACE: Mendocino County Fairgrounds 14400 Highway 128, Boonville, CA THIS IS A 21 AND OVER EVENT! I.D. REQUIRED -NO CHILDREN! NO EXCEPTIONS! ABSOLUTELY NO DOGS ALLOWED IN FAIRGROUNDS Camping Available At Fairgrounds (First Come, First Served) NO RESERVATIONS Mendocino County Fairgrounds (707) 895-3011 Read Fal Allen’s helpful tips, links and etiquette suggestions in our blog: Attending the Boonville Beer Festival Camping Info Mendocino Fairgrounds Camping – 14400 Hwy 128, Boonville CA (707) 895-3011 (first come first served) No dogs allowed Indian Creek Campground – Philo, CA 95466 (707) 895-2465 No showers Campsite $20 per night Hendy Woods SP – 18599 Philo-Greenwood Rd. Philo, CA 95466 (707) 895-3141 showers and firewood available. 92 campsites $35 per night per site, 4 cabins $50 per night per cabin. YOU MUST HAVE RESERVATIONS Navarro River Redwoods State Park – Paul Dimmick Campground – Mile Marker 8.0, Hwy 128, Navarro, CA (707) 895-3141 – 26 campsites , running water/flush toilets, no showers – Campsite $25 per night per site (first come, first served) Navarro River Redwoods State Park – Navarro Beach Campground – Just west of Hwy 1 and Hwy 128 – 10 campsites no phone, no water, pit toilets $25 per night per site (first come, first served) https://avbc.com/happenings/the-legendary-boonville-beer-festival/?verified=yes https://www.facebook.com/aeshenanigans?fref=ts https://www.reverbnation.com/theamericaneconomy https://www.myspace.com/theamericaneconomy http://youtu.be/y6v1kEc52TU

  • 2012

    Apr 23

    San Francisco, CA, US | 9:00pm

    Come join us for an Earth Day/420 celebration @ The legendary Elbo Room in San Francisco. The Elbo Room is a very rockin' happenin' hipster hangout with a very laid back crowd + a great place for dancing plus $2 drink specials. Doors Open @ 8:45, the music starts @ 9 + We'll be hitting the stage around 11PM closing things out for our friends from San Diego, Monkeys In Space + high-energy NYC band Outernational! Monday April 23rd The American Economy (11PM), Monkeys In Space, + Outernational The Elbo Room 647 Valencia Street (btw 17th st. + Clarion aly.) San Francisco, CA 94110 415.552.7788 21+, $6 (Cash Bar Only) http://elbo.com/ http://www.reverbnation.com/theamericaneconomy http://www.reverbnation.com/monkeysinspace http://www.facebook.com/OuternationalMusic http://youtu.be/ePL16t3mwIk


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Sounds Like: MOE., My Morning Jacket, Gov't Mule, Wilco, Incubus

Bio: Born in San Francisco, CA in the fall of 2006, The American Economy is the brainchild of singer-songwriter Justin Alexander. Seeking to combine the continual freshness of improvisational jams with the catchiness and listenability of indie rock, Justin started playing with John Rybak after the two...See Full Bio

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“Had to say, your song "Rise and Fall" is outstanding!..It's got an Allman Brothers guitar vibe that sounds awesome!!..Take care, Pete-Rocko http://www.reverbnation.com/thehonestmistakeband”

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