In home town Austin for a bit so now have gig at Radio Coffee And Beer in South Austin on Nov 27. We’ll make it a party with old and new friends and I’ll be having my brother, Pete Gray on bass (From Wild Bill And Lost Knobs fame) . Great patio and indoor/outdoor atmosphere with choices of craft beer,Coffee,and tea. More news soon about special guests and full bill. Show starts at 7pm
Nov 8-12 is Angers Week in Austin. I will be playing a series of shows during this and after the event for my stay in ATX . First show for the week will be a rock set with my band Couch Fire alongside the ambient psychedelic strains Angers band, Meduse and Austinites Mrs. Glass at The Blackheart (show info here). Looking forward to catching Angers buds Cherry Plum around town for their cool Southern Gothic, steam punk americana. Think Nick Cave meets Django gypsy music:)
Ash Gray and Couch Fire hit The Washington in Sheffield this Friday Oct 21. For some real Texas style Rock before hitting some Texas dates in Austin dates during Angers week there next month . Other bands on the bill and times TBA here soon!
Nice! It’s happening all over again this time on the Austin side. Looking forward to furthering the Texas,UK,French connection. This all happens Nov 8-12th in Austin fro Angers Week.
Upcoming shows are Porter Cottage -Sheffield Oct 16, The Washington-Sheffield Oct 21, The West-Brooklyn, New York Nov 4, Austin TX gigs TBA Nov 8-12th
This Thurs October 6 I’ll be with The Burners at the Dalston Railway Tavern Alehouse in London. It’s going to be an amazing time! Back in Sheffield for Oct 16 at The Porter Cottage. On The Way Back to TEXAS for Nov. On the way in we’ll be passing Through Williamsburg,Brooklyn and playing The West on Nov 4 then some last minute dates will be appearing here in hometown,Austin for Nov and early Dec. New record is being worked on and due out in the New Year. more on that soon!
I will be meeting a load of my fellow Austinites for
Austin week in Angers, France in a few days and it looks like it’s going to be a great time! The city of Angers is dedicated to helping tie the bridge between itself and it’s sister city of Austin,TX and will be hosting several events focused on Texas music. http://austinweek.fr
Austiity of n,TX and will be hosting several events focused on Texas music. http://austinweek.fr
Joining me live will be Burners bassist, Johnny Griff from Sheffield as main accompaniment for a series of gigs during the event!
Hitting the Beach tonight the 20th in Bridlington with Something the Dog Dragged in! Last nights gig at Hallamshire House in Sheffield was excellent and a nice Honey Bee Blues send off to Tom and Becky! France is next month as we approach Austin week there in Angers from the 12-18 of Sept! http://austinweek.fr. This will be a nice catchup with my fellow Austin musicians and the beginning of an excellent partnership with Austin’s sister of Angers in France! I will be brushing up on my French and then getting ready for a string of gigs back in the UK for October then some Texas dates with Couch Fire in November and the debut of Angers Week in Austin in Nov also!