Posts Tagged ‘j. roddy walston and the business’

Photos: Lucero @ 9:30 Club

I always walk away from a Lucero show thinking how the Memphis band is able to make every gig feel like a house party full of friends. I've seen them in small places like Ottobar, on outdoor stages at South by Southwest, and the Black Cat. And while the 9:30 Club feels a bit more [...]

J. Roddy Walston Gets Down to Business

J. Roddy Walston & The Business
Fairfax/Vagrant
J. Roddy Walston is from Tennessee, but he and his band, The Business, split time between Baltimore and Richmond. They also split time between tiresome arena bombast and infectious, smirking boogie-woogie. The group's self-titled record—its first on a label; 2007's Hail Mega Boys was a self-release—comes out today and does [...]

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