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The DownHearted

The DownHearted

Alternative / Indie Rock / Folk Rock Lake Charles, LA  US
Madness Test
Madness Test
Exhausted Heart
Exhausted Heart
Clock You
Clock You
Two Bikes In a Field
Two Bikes In a Field
Picture This
Picture This


  • 2012

    Jul 21

    Lafayette, LA, US | 3:00pm
  • 2012

    May 18

    Lake Charles, LA, US | 1:31am
  • 2011

    Aug 27

    Lake Charles, LA, US | 9:00pm
  • 2011

    Aug 20

    Lake Charles, LA, US | 9:00pm
  • 2011

    Jul 9

    Lake Charles, LA, US | 11:00am

    5 musical acts to delight the senses! Sun ! Fun! Volleyball ! And the 3rd Annual Haircuts on the Beach!!!


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  • Chelle Stokes (Fan)
    Chelle Stokes
    Very impressed with you guys. Any chance of a show in the Lake area soon? I'd love to check out the live show!!! Let me know, I may be able to help you guys out!!


  • "Summer of Whatever" CD cover. Artwork by C. Delle Bates.


Sounds Like: The Pixies, Modest Mouse, NIRVANA ., Built to Spill, The Shins

Label: ummmmm...yeah ...not so fast

Manager: whatever.....

Bio: The Downhearted is a band featuring the song writing talents of the thirty-something, Lake Charles-born Todd Elliott who has been making a dark-rouxed gumbo of songs for many years. The Downhearted's first release—the "Animal Lisa" E.P.— has been compared to Dylan, Tom Petty and Sparklehorse. The...See Full Bio

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"...the music on Animal Lisa isn't an ecclectic hodgepodge. The influences blend together quite smoothly into a power pop with a sound that's unique and will be quite recognizable if it remains as it is on this disc."

— Brad Goins, Lagniappe Magazine

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