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ALT to play Summer Festivals, Hard Working Americans dates

Summer is well under way and ALT will be making several festival stops in July and August as well as supporting Hard Working Americans in August. Aug 16 Dallas TX w/ Hard Working Americans

Aug 17 Austin TX w/ Hard Working Americans

Aug 18 Fayetteville AR w/ Hard Working Americans

July 22 Springfield IL Downtown Bacon Showdown Festival w/ Nikki Lane and more

Bacon

July 30 Macon GA Bragg Jam

Bragg

August 5 & 6 Appleton WI Mile of Music

Mile

August 28 Athens GA Wildwood Revival

Wild

ALT to play Willie Nelson & Robot Fondue's Luck Reunion 3/18

Join ALT alongside Willie Nelson, Margo Price, John Moreland and many more in Spicewood, TX for Luck Reunion put on by Willie and Robot Fondue. All information regarding tickets and more can be found by clicking HERE. Screen Shot 2016-02-23 at 2.44.28 PM

 

In The Blazes Earns 2015 Honors

Screen Shot 2015-12-25 at 2.40.00 PMAmerican Songwriter, alongside many other notable blogs and publications, has named In The Blazes one of it's top 50 albums of 2015. It's been an amazing 3 months since In The Blazes came out and we can not thank you enough for the incredible support the album has received. Be sure to catch ALT on tour in January! He will be performing all shows duo with the extremely talented Bonnie Whitmore. Check the shows page regularly for where to catch them. If you're in Nashville this holiday season, ALT will be playing a NYE show at Exit/In with an all-star band featuring Jon Latham, Keith Christopher, Jon Radford and Adam Kurtz. They will be opening for Chris Knight and will start promptly at 9pm with doors at 8pm. Click HERE for tickets. Click HERE to read who else made American Songwriters top albums list.

No Depression says In The Blazes is "…vying for album of the year."

Screen Shot 2015-08-24 at 8.40.18 AM No Depression's Jay Minkin has declared ALT an "Underdog phenom" and says that In The Blazes is "…vying for album of the year." Read all about it by clicking HERE.

NPR Music's Ann Powers calls ENSAAT an "East Nashville Anthem"

Screen Shot 2015-08-14 at 11.21.39 AM NPR's Songs We Love has premiered ALT's insightful take on the state of Americana music with his thoughtfully crafted tune E.N.S.A.A.T. (East Nashville Song About A Train). Ann goes on saying "Tasjan croons in his broken tenor, over a slowly steamrolling guitar line. That's some eternal truth to drop on a changing Nashville landscape." Read it all about it and take a close listen by clicking HERE.

Telling Stories To The Wall Released on May 20th

d3ShpsoNYlpFnbfhvQ3w7j66O2qXRvfonSWphev_PVA The new EP from ALT Telling Stories To The Wall will be officially released on May 20th. Physical copies are still available only at shows so don't miss ALT on tour!

1. Madonna's From Amerika

2. Living Proof

3. Not Punk

4. American Tan

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

Telling Stories To The Wall EP & Behind The Glass

Telling Stories:CRBRight before this current tour, I snuck into East Side Manor Recording Studios with Gabe Masterson and made an acoustic EP called Telling Stories To The Wall. Pick up a handmade copy at any of the upcoming shows. Each copy also includes my debut EP Crooked River Burning. Here's the track list for Telling Stories To The Wall: 1. Madonna's From Amerika

2. Living Proof

3. Please Forgive Me, Ohio

4. Not Punk

5. Streets Of Galilee

Also I recently filmed and recorded some songs at Electric Lady Studios for a new Lambkini segment called "Behind The Glass." Check out this video of Drugs And Junk Food and stay tuned for more songs to be released in the coming days.

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