The Lonesome Heroes – Tickets – Sundown at Granada – Dallas, TX – June 9th, 2017

The Lonesome Heroes

The Lonesome Heroes


Fri Jun 09 2017

Doors: 10:00 pm / Show: 10:30 pm

Sundown at Granada

$10 advance | $13 DOS (fees included)

Goes Great With: Feist, Sufjan Stevens, Wood & Wire, Shook Twins

Transcendental Texas folk and stargaze surf-western, with psychotropic soundscapes of tranquil, vivid dream-pop.

The Lonesome Heroes
The Lonesome Heroes
For frontman Rich Russell and his band of
traveling troubadours, The Lonesome Heroes’
sophomore release Can’t Stand Still is a
testament to their wandering ways. “It’s a
musical map of the emotions and places I’ve
traveled through the last few years,” says
Russell. From the saloons, bars, and clubs along
the way, the Austin, Texas based group provides
their own take on alt-country with a cosmic feel
that only their hometown can provide. In the
‘Live Music Capital of the World’, it wouldn’t be
out of the ordinary to see the Lonesome Heroes
bridging the musical gap at some local honkytonk
or club, turning indie-rockers into twosteppers
(or vice-versa) by way of the rhythm of
the road.
Can’t Stand Still was self released in January 2015, re-released on vinyl in February
by WhatBang Records, and recorded entirely in Austin at Z Sound Recording and at
Jim Eno’s (Spoon) Public Hi-Fi, mastered by Brian Lucey at Magic Garden Mastering
(Beck, Black Keys, Arctic Monkeys). The Lonesome Heroes are touring the Western
United States all summer, and after 1000+ shows in 28 states, just announced their
first international tour to Australia in October 2015.
“Many bands claim Gram Parsons and Big Star as influences,
but few compare to such time-tested landmarks. The
Lonesome Heroes fill the bill by drawing as much from
Seventies pop as they do from a potpourri of country rock.
The ear-pleasing results make for one of Austin's best discs of