Thu, Aug 23 | Boone Saloon

Gringo Star (New Album Release!) w/ Self Help

Boone Saloon Doors @ 8:00 p.m. Show @ 9:00 p.m. $8 cover at the door; 21 & up Gringo Star are an Indie Garage Pop band - explorers tossing the paddles overboard and drifting on the currents of their lackadaisical curiosity across a rippling sonic ocean, out to the far edges of rock & roll.
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Gringo Star (New Album Release!) w/ Self Help

Time & Location

Aug 23, 2018, 9:00 PM – Aug 24, 2018, 12:00 AM
Boone Saloon, 489 W King St, Boone, NC 28607, USA

About The Event

>>BOONE SALOON presents<<

Gringo Star

w/

Self Help

Doors @ 8:00 p.m.

Show @ 9:00 p.m.

$8 cover at the door; 21 & up

About Gringo Star:

Gringo Star are an Indie Garage Pop band from Atlanta, Georgia, founded by brothers and Boone, NC natives Pete and Nicholas Furgiuele, and joined in 2016 by Josh Longino (featured on the new album) and Mario Colangelo.

Their 5th album "Back to the City" is coming out Aug 24, 2018 via Nevado Music, an L.A. based label (Deap Valley, Eternal Summers, Yukon Blonde). The album was produced, written, recorded and mixed at Studio 234 in Atlanta by the brothers.

Gringo Star are insouciant explorers, tossing the paddles overboard and drifting on the currents of their lackadaisical curiosity across a rippling sonic ocean, out to the far edges of rock & roll. Shots pulsing from a vintage Leslie speaker, their guitars, keys and vocals create the psychoactive ingredients of their echo-slathered, doo-wop-indebted indie gems; psychedelic garage bangers, gritty R&B shuffles and spaghetti western weirdness.

Taking cues from Santo & Johnny, The Stooges, Ritchie Valens, Marc Bolan, The Kinks, Sam Cooke, they’re all here, their electric ghosts reaching across time, tapping Gringo Star on the shoulder like the crossroads devil to Robert Johnson, bestowing secrets, passing torches.

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