Join us for an evening of blues, folk, island swing, and good times. 7pm - Slim Bacon 8pm - The Desert Kind (with special guest Kaahele) 9pm - Wooden Sleepers
Release party for the River Valley Sessions EP. Recorded at a cabin on the Oregon coast in late 2014, River Valley Sessions is an attempt to capture the raw energy and spontaneous nature of a Wooden Sleepers show. Wooden Sleepers will be joined by special guests The Desert Kind and Sink & Swim.
Sounds Like: Whiskeytown, The Felice Brothers, Townes Van Zandt, Old Crow Medicine Show
Bio: The sound of The Desert Kind resonates in the rising mountains and twisting roads of the pacific northwest echoing emotional struggles and passions penned by artists like Woody Guthrie and Roy Harper. The songs are culled from day to day struggle of common people live and thrive in the complex an...See Full Bio
The Desert Kind has a show on 06/12/2015 at 07:00 PM @ The Firkin Tavern in Portland, OR http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5wfnom #concert
“Throughout the 13 tracks on Old Overhaul, The Desert Kind manages to both acknowledge the roots of folk music and blend in modern sounds that will satisfy bearded hipster crowds. Their music is anchored by excellent musicianship, with a large arsenal of instruments being explored at various points. The Desert Kind is an exciting discovery. Their organic sound is a welcome refresher when one needs to take a step back from the bustle of everyday life.”