Tejon Street Corner Thieves Album Release Party

Fri May 14 2021

7:00 PM

Black Sheep

2106 E. Platte Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 80909

$15.00

All Ages

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Tejon Street Corner Thieves Album Release Party

  • Tejon Street Corner Thieves

    Tejon Street Corner Thieves

    Alternative Country

  • The Sleights

    The Sleights

    Pop

    The Sleights is a punk rock band hailing from Colorado Springs, Colorado. Formed in early 2014 the four piece has self-released five EPs, and LP and played many shows along the front range of Colorado, as well as 4 tours throughout the midwest and west coasts. Pulling from its strong punk rock and rock and roll roots, the band keeps the music short and simple, and the live shows fast and fun. The Sleights recorded their first LP in late 2018, which was released February of 2019. It was a split release between Rad Girlfriend Records and Swap Cabbage Records. A second record is planned and the band hopes to hit the studio early 2020.
  • Joe Johnson

    Joe Johnson

    Alternative

    Raised an hour drive from New Orleans in Mississippi, a state that has produced the very core of American music, Johnson grew up with great respect for the blues, gospel, and country sound that has defined the area's artistic heritage. Joe's own family has contributed to that great legacy. His Grandfather, the noted early Nashville Country artist B.J. "the D.J." Johnson, was a recording engineer, disc jockey, and Grand Ole Opry performer and many in his family were and are well known Gospel performers.

    Joe began his career in the music-rich city of Hattiesburg, Mississippi in the late '90s, playing house parties and bars like The Thirsty Hippo, T Bone Records, and Gus' Cafe alongside some of the greats in the scene including Cary Hudson, Chance Fisher, Thomas Jackson, Mark Mann, This Orange Four, and countless others.

    For more than 15 years Joe has called Southern Colorado home. Almost half of that time was spent fronting "Creating a Newsense", a Southern Colorado rock and roll band which maintains an avid cult fan base despite its dissolution in 2011. The group released four albums and played hundreds of shows during its life while helping to establish the foundation of what is now a burgeoning Colorado Springs music community.

    Following Newsense, Joe released his debut solo effort "A Time To Dance" on Pueblo, Colorado-based Blank Tape Records. It was a stark departure from his previous work, a minimalist acoustic folk album recorded on reel to reel tape with songs of hope, despair, longing, and loss. The album won him many new fans while also introducing some longtime listeners to a softer and more story-based side of his work.

    In 2013 Joe recorded his second offering on Blank Tape with a band featuring some of the best players in Southern Colorado's folk and Americana music scene. "New West Sound" mixes saloon country and bluegrass gospel with dirty blues rock and lonesome ballads, all while maintaining a steady thread of lyricism and storytelling.

    Joe is currently writing and recording new material and his electric guitar work with Grant Sabin & The Juke Joint Highball can be heard on the album "Bourbon & Milk", which the group released in 2017.

    His music has been featured in the documentary "A Nickle and A Nail" and in the upcoming film "Making a Killing" and has been sampled and covered by artists across America as well as Europe and Australia. Joe has a genuine dedication to his family and community and a real connection to his fans the world over.

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Tejon Street Corner Thieves Album Release Party

Fri May 14 2021 7:00 PM

Black Sheep Colorado Springs CO
Tejon Street Corner Thieves Album Release Party

$15.00 All Ages

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