CD Release Party for the new Hopeful Romantics Album "Roadside Virgin" Join us for an afternoon of Americana fun. Public welcome!
Three or four Hopeful Romantics will be at Roxx, singing and playing some old and some new songs, warming up for their full-band CD release on the 15th at Armando's. Join us for fine food and wine and, of course, the wonderful company of the Roxx crew. Oh, yeah. Don't forget homemade ice-cream!
Dinner downstairs, music upstairs! It's been over a year since the Hopeful Romantics have played at First Street Cafe and we are rarin to go, warming up for our CD release party on the 15th!
This is the last West Coast appearance of 2013 for The Hopeful Romantics. Don't miss it.
Sounds Like: Cowboy Junkies, Crooked Still, Jerry Garcia, Gillian Welch, The Duhks
Bio: The Hopeful Romantics formed in 2009; a bunch of friends that just can’t help but play what doesn’t get played on the radio. Paying no attention to a particular style, their own award-winning Americana sound has emerged blending roots, country, folk and rock....sometimes dark and swampy, sometim...See Full Bio
“Many country musicians find inspiration in pathos. The Hopeful Romantics go one step further, telling stories of tempestuous relationships, addiction, and death in such sordid and hard-boiled detail that they could almost be crime reporters for a small-town newspaper. The characters in this album fail drug tests, fall in love, get jilted, break up, thump Bibles, and die young. The songs are old-timey and melodic, enhanced by Hope Savage's pliant female tenor. (self-released)”