Truckstop Honeymoon, The Prettiest, The Pittman All Star String Band

Truckstop Honeymoon

The Prettiest

The Pittman All Star String Band

Wed, February 22, 2017

8:00 pm

Las Vegas, NV

$5.00 - $10.00

This event is 21 and over

Truckstop Honeymoon
Truckstop Honeymoon
There ain't nothing nice about Truckstop Honeymoon. They play banjos and wash tubs. They sing about adultery and oil refineries. It's break-neck breakdowns or heart-break waltzes. Like a Dodge with a burnt out clutch, their music has two speeds and no reverse. Katie Euliss learned guitar, piano and bucket bass in the streets of New Orleans. She scammed enough money from tourists to buy Lucky Strikes and smoked oysters for six years. Then she met Mike West. Part entertainer, part snake oil salesman, Mike lived by pickin' banjo and selling cds that he claimed were a curative for hangovers and small mindedness. Together they began a perpetual tour of North America, Europe and Australia. They spent their wedding night in the Tiger Truck Stop, somewhere between Lafayette and the Atchafalya Swamp. Truckstop Honeymoon was born.
The Prettiest
The Prettiest
Friendly North Las Vegas meets Merseyside on an aural spectrum and collides head­ on.
Wry, observational narrative and vocals bring their smorgasbord sound colliding together serving ­up a diverse selection for the more musically discerning 21st Century.
Venue Information:
Bunkhouse
124 South 11th Street
Las Vegas, NV, 89101