THE PAUL CHESNE BAND!
Event on 2012-08-25 20:00:00
singer song writer in the vein of Gram Parsons, Early Wilco era Jeff
Tweedy,&Exile On Main Street era Rolling Stones. Singin’,
dancing’, down on his knees, screamin’ to some empty bottle or some
woman. His backing band is solid, to say the least."
Los Angeles-based, country-tinged singer-songwriter Paul Chesne is the
kind of guy who makes going out to local dive bars worth the drive. On
Chesne’s latest album, White Man’s Curse, you can practically hear beer
bottles emptying and people dancing to the memorable riffs and
Doug Simpson – Campus Circle
Paul Chesne is an American country & soul singer-songwriter and guitarist.
He has traveled throughout the United States and played well over 1000
shows since 1999 including cutting his teeth playing upwards of 150
times at the infamous Kibitz Room in Canter's Deli.
He has written over 200 songs and released 3 full length albums and an EP featuring (here comes some name dropping):
Dave Roe (Johnny Cash, Dwight Yoakam, Louvin Brothers), Mitch Marine
(Smash Mouth, Dwight Yoakam, Tripping Daisy), Keith Gattis (Dwight
Yoakam), Skip Edwards (Dwight Yoakam, Keith Richards, Norah Jones,
Lucinda Williams), The Webb Sisters (Leonard Cohen), Elvis Perkins and
Willie Chambers of The Chambers Brothers.
His lyrics range from the whimsical, political and humorous to the dark and poetic.
The current backing band includes members of Rick Rubin's American
Recordings former signed act "The Vacation" featuring Eric "Dutch"
Suoninen (guitar), Jon Niemann (keyboards & Wurlitzer piano),
Stephen Tegel (bass) and Paxton Pryor (drums).
at Pappy and Harriets
53688 Pioneertown Road
Pioneertown, United States