Tom Brosseau is a North Dakota-born singer-songwriter, whose latest album of original music,Grass Punks, was recorded by Sean Watkins (Nickel Creek) in Hollywood, California, and released in the US on Crossbill Records, 2014. Themes of the album include emptiness of a false dream, loyalty, betrayal.
In promotion of the album, and in conjunction with the Tom Brosseau tour, on May 20th Crossbill Records will issue a special EP containing the second single, "Today Is A Bright New Day", previously unissued Grass Punks track, "Running From Zombies", and a live recording of the Gospel standard, "When The Saints Go Marching In", which was originally penned by Luther G. Presley in the early 20th century, based on the final chapter in the New Testament, Revelations.
05.21.14 - Hollywood, CA @ The Standard: Desert Nights curated by KCRW's DJ Valida
05.28.14 - Austin, TX @ Stateside Theater*
05.29.14 - Houston, TX @ Mucky Duck*
05.30.14 - Austin, TX @ Stateside Theater*
05.31.14 - Dallas, TX @ Poor David's Pub*
06.01.14 - Oklahoma City, OK @ Blue Door*
06.03.14 - Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater*
06.05.14 - Salt Lake City, UT @ The State Room*
06.06.14 - Boise, ID @ Neurolux*
06.09.14 - Seattle, WA - Live performance on-air at KEXP 90.3 at 11:00 AM
06.11.14 - Seattle, WA @ Neptune Theatre*
06.12.14 - Vancouver, BC @ St. James Hall*
06.13.14 - Vancouver, BC @ St. James Hall*
06.14.14 - Portland, OR @ Aladdin Theater*
06.15.14 - Chico, CA @ Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.*
06.16.14 - Napa, CA @ City Winery*
06.17.14 - Santa Cruz, CA @ Kuumbwa Jazz*
06.18.14 - San Francisco, CA @ Great American Music Hall*
06.19.14 - Santa Barbara, CA @ Lobero Theater*
06.21.14 - Los Angeles, CA @ Japan America Theater*
06.22.14 - Solana Beach, CA @ Belly Up*
06.23.14 - Phoenix, AZ @ Musical Instrument Museum*
06.24.14 - Phoenix, AZ @ Musical Instrument Museum*
*w/The Milk Carton Kids
06.27.14 - Watford City, ND @ Watford City Centennial
08.23.14 - Burlington, WI @ The Coffeehouse at Chestnut & Pine Block Party
08.29.14 - Pittsburgh, PA @ WYEP Final Friday w/ Simone Felice
The Vault lets loose its first unreleased material.
Ocean's two albums, ‘Blonde’ and ‘Endless’, both missed the Grammy deadline.