We are extremely excited to bring you NIGHT 1 of the "SIDESHOW" with Nick Johnson, The Roof, Alex Cano, The Last Real Circus and The Night Spins playing at the Irish American Athletic Club in Newport, Rhode Island!
DOORS @ 3:00 PM
Nicholas Johnson is a Kentucky-born singer/songwriter who curresntly is based out of Cincinnati, Ohio which is where he gets his southern roots and midwest rust belt rock sound from.
The Roof possesses a tonal duality reminiscent of the Classic Rock Era, merged with soundscapes that reflect the sign of the times by blending hues with psychedelic Rhythm & Blues.
Alex Cano is a combination of smooth baritone and powerful rock vocals tell the truth and the whole truth, from cover to cover. Coming from a wide array of influence, his sound is described as a mix of Foo Fighters, Led Zeppelin, Pearl Jam, Jason Isbell, and Johnny Cash.
The Last Real Circus are an Indie rock band based out of Richmond, Virginia (RVA). The band's stripped back raw sound draws heavily from artists that influence them including: “The Lumineers”, “King's of Leon”, “Black Crowes”, "Rainbow Kitten Surprise (RKS)," “Mumford and Sons”, “Tom Petty”, "Alabama Shakes," “The Head and the Heart”, “Mt. Joy”, "The Allman Brothers" and others alike.
The Night Spins is a 4-piece band that melds it's theatrical background with influenced like Iggy Pop, Modest Mouse and David Bryne combining garage pop laced with New York City grit, dark humor and rock 'n' roll attitude.