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ALT & The Stoned Faces head West

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Also for you Nashvillians, be sure to pick up the latest copy of The East Nashvillian featuring ALT on the cover and photos by Stacie Huckeba. Read it by clicking HERE.

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ALT is also featured in the current issue of Garden & Gun Magazine. He's been called everything from folk to punk to poet and now you can add outlaw to the list as Garden & Gun named him one of the America's new young Outlaws. Read it by clicking HERE.

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ALT Talks to Pancakes and Whiskey

Photo by Carlton Freeman Before his NYC gig last week at Subculture, ALT sat down to have a chat with Pancakes and Whiskey.

"My thing isn’t a fashion or movie star thing, I’m writing songs for people that are thinking and wondering how their life is going to work out and shit like that,"-ALT.

To read it all and see pictures from the show click HERE

On Tour With The Mastersons & New Merch

live lamp I'll be on tour for all of February and the first half of March with a wonderful duo from Austin, TX called The Mastersons. Check out our tour dates. I'll have a new version of the Telling Stories To The Wall EP (every copy also includes my Crooked River Burning EP) available for sale along with a poster designed by Craig McRae at the merch table. Also, there will be some t-shirts coming in about halfway through this run. Can't wait to see all my west coast friends. See you guys soon. The track listing for the new version of Telling Stories To The Wall is:

1. Madonna's From Amerika

2. Living Proof

3. Not Punk

4. American Tan

Tour dates:

2/8 Charleston WV, Mountain Stage Radio Show 2/10 Colorado Springs CO, Ivywild School 2/11 Denver CO, Larimer Lounge 2/12 Salt Lake City UT, Kilby Court 2/13 Boise ID, The District Coffee House 2/14 Walla Walla WA, Main Street Studios 2/15 Seattle WA, The Rendezvous Seattle 2/17 Portland OR, Mississippi Studios 2/18 Cottage Grove OR, Axe and Fiddle 2/19 San Francisco CA, The Chapel w/ Jonny Two Bags 2/10 Santa Monica CA, McCabe's Guitar Shop 3/1 Mobile AL, Callaghan's Irish Social Club 3/4 Gatlinburg TN, Sugarlands Distilling Company 3/5 Lexington KY, Natasha's Bistro & Bar 3/8 Cleveland OH, The Beachland Ballroom and Tavern 3/9 New York NY, Rockwood Music Hall 3/10 Philadelphia PA, World Cafe Live 3/12 Washington DC, Gypsysally's 3/13 Ashland VA, Ashland Coffee & Tea 3/14 Carrboro NC, Cat's Cradle 3/15 Decatur GA, Eddie's Attic

The Legendary Shack Shakers & ALT in The Windy City

Many thanks to our new friends at Betties N Brimstone for the shout out in their review of the Shack Shakers show at Double Door in Chicago. Click HERE to give it a read. "A witty, but brutally honest songwriter with chops,"-Betties N Brimstone

Photo by The Artist Formally Known As Vince 2014.

ALSO...I'm doing special handmade copies of Crooked River Burning on this tour that include some unreleased bonus tracks. Pick one up at the merch table if you're into it.

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USA Today premieres the live video of 'Drugs & Junk Food'

Click HERE to read a short interview I did with USA Today about this song and the Crooked River Burning EP which comes out this Tuesday March 25th. The video features Mark Stepro on drums and backing vocals and Andy Hess on the bass. It was filmed live in New York City in January of 2014. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqfyVkh72A0

Don't Walk Away debuted at American Songwriter.com

Our friends over at American Songwriter have debuted a live video of the new song "Don't Walk Away" shot at Rockwood Music Hall a few weeks ago. Check out the video posted here, and click HERE to read more about it. Jimi Hendrix was a great singer...this we know. The debut EP, Crooked River Burning will be out March 25th on Rockwood Music Hall Recordings. Stay with it. ALT[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hN8mWfr0UFo]

Junk Food And Drugs at Relix Magazine

Click here for ALT's performance of Junk Food And Drugs in The Relix Boiler Room Upcoming tour dates in the South Eastern USA:

December 2nd Knoxville, TN Preservation Pub 10pm.

December 6th Memphis, TN Poplar Lounge 10pm. With Joe Fletcher.

December 7th Oxford, MS Lamar Lounge 10pm. With Joe Fletcher

December 8th St. Louis, MO Off Broadway 8pm. With Joe Fletcher.

December 9th Louisville, KY The New Vintage 9pm. With Joe Fletcher.

December 10th Nashville, TN The Stone Fox 9pm. With Joe Fletcher.

December 11th Atlanta, GA Masquerade Purgatory Room 7pm. With Joe Fletcher.

December 12th Asheville, NC The Grey Eagle 8pm. With Joe Fletcher.

December 15th Raleigh, NC The Pour House 8pm. With Joe Fletcher.

December 16th Athens, GA The Caledonia Lounge 8pm. With Joe Fletcher.