Plowboy Recordsannounces first 2015 tour dates for The Ghost Wolves. The Austin-based band will perform at SXSW in March for the label’s official showcase with label mates Cheetah Chrome, the newly signed Blackfoot Gypsies, Buzz Cason and Drivin’ n’ Cryin’. The Ghost Wolves have collaborated in the studio and on stage with Bushwick Bill (Geto Boys), Johnny Vidacovich (New Orleans’ drumming legend) and BP Fallon (Led Zeppelin, John Lennon, T-Rex, Thin Lizzy). They’re known for their infectious on-stage chemistry and raw energy, presenting “face-melting riffs and unfettered noisy productions” (Austin Independent Music).
The Ghost Wolves at SXSW
Tuesday, March 17th at Spiderhouse Ballroom for She Shreds Magazine Party // FREE
Friday, March 20th at The Aquarium // opening for Cheetah Chrome at 3pm
Friday, March 20th at The Lost Well // details TBA (with label mates Cheetah Chrome, Blackfoot Gypsies) // FREE
Saturday, March 21st at Plowboy Records’ Official Showcase at The Saxon Pub (with label mates Blackfoot Gypsies, Buzz Cason, Drivin’ n’ Cryin’, Cheetah Chrome)
Saturday, March 21st at Alejandro Escovedo’s Maria’s Tacos Party // cover and wristbands
Sunday, March 22nd at Alejandro Escovedo’s Continental Club Showcase // cover TBA
The Ghost Wolves Tour Itinerary (all dates may be subject to change):
Saturday, April 11th at Rozz Tox in Rock Island, IL
Sunday, April 12th at Reggie’s Music Joint in Chicago, IL
Wednesday, April 15th at Crunchy Frog in Green Bay, WI
Saturday, April 18th at Tip Top in Grand Rapids, MI
Monday, April 20th at 10th Ave. Burrito Company in Belmar, NJ
The Ghost Wolves are Carley (vocals, guitar) and Jonny (drums, vocals). The thirteen tracks on the album Man, Woman, Beast (including three bonus tracks cut live at Converse Rubber Tracks during SXSW 2014*) are: 1. “Shotgun Pistol Grip,” 2. “Gonna Live,” 3. “Baby Fang Thang,” 4. “Grave Dollas,” 5. “Ride The Wolf,” 6. “I Was Wrong,” 7. “Itch,” 8. “I’m Yo Mudda,” 9. “Attack, Attack, Attack,” 10. “Dangerous Moves,” 11. “Lies I Told,” * 12. “White Lily,” * and 13. “Mosquito.”*
Plowboy Records is helmed by punk legend Cheetah Chrome (who produced, Wild Moon), professor, author and country music expert Don Cusic and Eddy Arnold’s grandson, Shannon Pollard. The label was established to promote the legacy of Eddy Arnold and to provide a home for projects that focus on American music regardless of genre. Visit the label online at plowboyrecords.com or facebook.com/plowboyrecords.
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