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Cowpunk!! What it takes to stay on the road..

Neil and I did a gig last weekend at the Global Cafe in Reading supporting Speedbuggy USA. I'd never heard of them, but their style of play and entertainment is given away by their name. Fast don't do it justice. Just about the tightest cowpunk outfit I'd ever seen, tight as a gnat's A-Hole and technically brilliant, it was no surprise to learn they'd been around for a long time. Based in LA, they're fronted by Louisianan Timbo on Gretch guitar and mandolin, with Texan Bassist Brady and lead guitarist Seth and on this tour they had Mark from Didcot on drums, who did a remarkable job standing-in. Pace, grace and power.....and more than a few stories to tell. None of these guys are what you'd