"The Citations will bring their rocking blues to town for their five year anniversary show, January 11th, 2014." "It was late 2008 when band members Paul Hurt, Billy Vance and Brad Sprague started talking about putting a band together that played classic blues and rock. Since then, the band has toured all over Northern California and released their CD, titled, "You Can't Outrun The Blues.".
“Aside from the corn, there’s also an all-star lineup of musical guests, including Papa Doo Run Run, AC/DSHE, Public Eye, The Citations, Como La Flor (a tribute to Selena) and Chicago Tribute Authority. Read more: thepress.net”
“The Citations, a local quartet featuring Paul Hurt, Rob Pringle, Brad Sprague and Billy Vance, will provide the music. Formed in 2008, The Citations are influenced by renowned blues artists such as Stevie Ray Vaughan, Muddy Waters and B.B. King, but also play a healthy dose of Americana, country and classic rock ’n’ roll. “We always do our best to put our heart and soul into everything we play, and we sing like it’s like our last night on earth, sharing our joy with everyone else,” said Hurt, lead vocalist and guitar player. “Even though they call it the blues, it’s not about being down in the dumps. The blues are about living life, about human emotions. You could say it’s a more organized version of a country song.” Read more: thepress.net”
“The Citations appearing in 110 Magazine this August August 2012 Paul tells the story of how The Citations came to be and how the name of the band came about. Check it out at the link below! ”