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Hicks with Sticks on KALX Tuesday, 10/30 at Midnight

Hicks with Sticks on KALX Tuesday, 10/30 at Midnight

Jose Segue October 29, 2012 1

UPDATE 11/2/12: The track list from the show has been added to this post.  Click to view. Hear a passle of Bay Area twang, mainly new releases, from the B-Stars, Earl Brothers, Blue Diamond

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Meet the Emilys + More SFBA Band News

Meet the Emilys + More SFBA Band News

Jose Segue August 21, 2012 0

The Emily Anne (Reed) Band is the latest “Emily band” to emerge on the Hicks with Sticks radar.  She’d been doing 30’s and 40’s swing and jazz numbers, but her latest combo leans toward

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New Bands, Band Updates, HWS Radio

New Bands, Band Updates, HWS Radio

Jose Segue July 26, 2012 0

New twang bands are taking root all over the Bay Area: The Better Haves, Christopher Ford Band, Miss Lonely Hearts, The Muddy Roses, Barbwyre, Texas Steve & the Tornados and the Bravados are the latest

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Quarterman Jack Boosts Bay Area Americana

Quarterman Jack Boosts Bay Area Americana

Jose Segue June 26, 2012 0

Christopher Ford, a.k.a., Quarterman Jack Champion, has emerged as a force in Bay Area Americana by revamping his band, hosting weekly webcasts/broadcasts, leading a monthly curated live show, producing a bi-monthly, live-broadcast variety show,

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