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HICKS WITH STICKS BANDS PAGE REVITALIZED

HICKS WITH STICKS BANDS PAGE REVITALIZED

Jose Segue May 17, 2010 0

Curious about a band on the HWS Calendar or written about in Hicks with Sticks News?  The new and improved Bands page features short bios and links to Twang Americana Bay Area band sites,

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MORE BANDS ON THE RUN

MORE BANDS ON THE RUN

Jose Segue March 1, 2010 0

Hicks with Sticks finally caught up with the Whisky Richards and Lady A and her Heel Draggers. We first heard the Richards — who spell it “whisky” or “whiskey” depending on their mood —

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SF BAY AREA BAND & CLUB NEWS

SF BAY AREA BAND & CLUB NEWS

Jose Segue January 7, 2010 0

It appears that the Plain High Drifters are preparing for another run.  They cover late ’60’s early ’70s country tunes and provide an outlet for Smelley Kelley to sing the songs that there just

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SHOVELMAN’S FOLKTRONICA

SHOVELMAN’S FOLKTRONICA

Jose Segue November 16, 2009 0

A marriage between folk and electronica was destined, so if Shovelman hadn’t come along someone would have had to invent him. Why “Shovelman?”  Well, because he plays a snow shovel rigged to be a

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