“. . . Shoegaze meets retro audio stimulation, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club dipped in the haze of a mid-Seventies summer." MOJOPHENIA MUSIC
“Alternately spacey and corrosive, Ancient River seems at one with Bay Area revivalists the Brian Jonestown Massacre, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, and to an even greater extent, anti-flower children Assemble Head In Sunburst Sound.”ANABLOG BY ROBBIE HILSON
The Shackwell Arms (London UK), The Victoria (London UK), Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia (Liverpool UK), Cockstock Festival (London UK), The Windmill On The Common (London UK)
The Saint (Asbury Park NJ), Radio Brushwick (Brooklyn, NY), Paper Box (Brooklyn NY), The Local 269 (New York NY), DC’s (Hoboken NJ), Saturn Bar (New Orleans LA), Mohawk (Austin TX), Hotel Vegas (Austin TX), Austin Psych Festival 3 & 5 (Austin TX), Boiled Owl Tavern (Fort Worth TX), Strange Matter (Richmond VA), Pilot Light (Knoxville TN), The Foxhole (Columbus GA) Vanderfest (Thomasville GA), Siberia (New Orleans LA), Hang Fire Bar (Savannah GA), The Main Squeeze (Little Rock AR), Buccaneer Lounge (Memphis TN), Elberta House (Nashville TN), Debbie’s Place Of Noise & Laundry (Indianapolis IN), The Burlington (Chicago IL), 8 Ball Saloon (Ann Arbor, MI), Haymarket Whiskey Bar (Louisville KY), The Record Bar (Kansas City MO), Lions Lair (Denver CO), The Washington (Burlington, IA), Johns Barleycorns (Wichita, KA), Barrel Room (Salt Lake City UT), Elbow (Jacksonville FL), Burro Bar (Jacksonville FL), Freebird Live (Jacksonville Beach FL), Mars Pub & Arcade (Gainesville FL), Boca Fiesta (Gainesville FL), Common Grounds (Gainesville, FL), High Dive (Gainesville FL), Dirty Nelly’s Irish Pub (Gainesville FL), 1892 Bar (Gainesville FL), Rehab (Tallahassee FL), Pug Mahone's Irish Bar (Tallahassee FL), 5 Point Lounge (Fort Lauderdale FL), The Cave (Chapel Hill NC), Blackout Effectors (Asheville NC), 529 (Atlanta GA), Mojos Books & Music (Tampa FL), New World Brewery (Tampa FL), The Monarch (El Paso TX), The Wherehouse (Fort Worth TX), Notsuoh (Houston TX), The 806 (Amarillo TX), The Knockout (San Francisco CA), Blue Lamp Lounge (Sacremento CA), The Rock Shop (San Jose, CA), Psycho De Mayo (Los Angeles CA), Silverlake Lounge (Los Angeles, CA), Soda Bar (San Diego CA), Bunk Bar (Portland OR), Lo-fi (Seattle WA), The Velveteen Rabbit (Las Vegas NV), Tiny Whiteaker (Eugene OR), Plush (Tuscon AZ), The Conservatory (Oaklahoma OK), Soundpony Lounge (Tulsa, OK), Burt's Tiki Lounge (Albuqurque NM), Club K (Baltimore, MD), Kung Fu Necktie (Philadephia, PA), Lilypad (Cambridge, MA), Gallery 5 (Richmond, VA), Graceface Records (Savannah, GA)
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WEB DESIGN & PHOTOGRAPHY NAKIA @ WHITE VINTAGE VINYL
"This two-piece mingles Americana influences into an acoustic/electric psych hybrid that betrays a heavy dose of late 60s SoCal in their background. They also manage to conjure up that one amazing acoustic album Black Rebel Motorcycle Club made a decade or so ago" RVA MAGAZINE