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1601 Barton Springs Rd.
Austin, TX 78704
We play traditional bluegrass and we party
Formed in the hills of central Texas in early 2011. Bottom Dollar String Band began making music with only two instruments: Mandolin and Banjo. Sparked by a love of Old-time, and Traditional music, they began experimenting with the music of their past....
The finest Austin musician you've probably never heard of. No one I've ever encountered displays so regularly such gracefull mastery of his instrument, be it violin, guitar, mandolin, or even his distictive singing voice, as Erik Hokkanen....
Multi-instrumentalist Rose Sinclair has played in bands for years, entertaining at festivals, honky tonks, and theaters in the United States, Canada, and Europe, from NYC’s Town Hall to the Carter Family Fold....
“Spare Key, [is] an album full of plaintive, acoustic folk music and lush Americana. He channels another Wilson — Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson” - American Songwriter
In 2007, at 16, he became the youngest winner ever at the Falcon Ridge and Kerrville Folk Festivals. In 2008, at 17, he released two, critically- acclaimed albums. He also played prestigious folk festivals, including the Philadelphia Folk Festival and Tonder Festival in Denmark, and opened for music icons, like Loretta Lynn and Dan Bern.
Kacy Todd (also of the Hollywood Revue) and Nick Ronayne (of A Band Named Pluto) used to host an open mic every week together at the Tiniest Bar in Texas. Once that had run its course, and each was done with their individual travels and overall shenanigans, they still wanted to play music together so, they collaborated to bring you Javelina....
Over the past fifteen years, he has created clunky Garage Pop, One-Chord Noise Punk, complex and alternately-tuned folk compositions, and, finally, the classically conventional Pop record it seems he has waited his entire life to record....
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|03/10||7:00 pm||The Bottom Dollar Band, the Bluegrass Outfit|
|03/11||9:30 pm||Erik Hokkanen's Laboratory|
|03/12||7:00 pm||Women in Jazz Night: Rose Sinclair|
|03/14||9:30 pm||Jack Wilson Unofficial Showcase|
|03/15||4:00 pm||WOBEON World Beat Mini Showcase|
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|03/16||7:00 pm||Giant Three, Javelina|
|03/17||7:00 pm||The Bottom Dollar Band, the Bluegrass Outfit|
|03/18||9:30 pm||Erik Hokkanen's Laboratory|
|03/19||8:00 pm||Seth Sherman|
|03/24||7:00 pm||The Bottom Dollar Band, the Bluegrass Outfit|
|03/25||9:30 pm||Erik Hokkanen's Laboratory|
|03/31||7:00 pm||The Bottom Dollar Band, the Bluegrass Outfit|