TRKfest | Piedmont Biofuels | Clubs & Concerts | Indy Week
This is a past event.
When: Sat., July 21, 3 p.m. 2012
Price: $10
www.trekkyrecords.com/trkfest.html

The bill for Trekky Records' fifth annual holiday in the sun bounds between rootsy indie rock (see Trekky staples Joe Norkus and Butterflies), elastic alt-rock (Hammer No More The Fingers), Afro-pop (Diali Cissokho and Kairaba!) and quietly compelling Americana (Ryan Gustafson). With a stylistic range encompassing haunting acoustic songs to big bursts of electrified blues-punk around her set, Des Ark could go in any direction. TRKfest 2012 also boasts one-time-only collaborations by The Piedmont Family Reunion and Lost Skulls. The former finds Megafaun and Midtown Dickens interpreting each other's songs in a low-key, family-band arrangement. The latter is a Misfits tribute band helmed by Lost In The Trees' Ari Picker, which sounds incredibly promising. To read an interview with Picker about that choice, see Scan, the Independent Weekly's music blog. —Bryan C. Reed

Enter your starting address (include city or postal code):

(directions will appear below map)

Nearby

Reviews/comments

Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a review

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a review

INDY Week publishes all kinds of comments, but we don't publish everything.

  • Comments that are not contributing to the conversation will be removed.
  • Comments that include ad hominem attacks will also be removed.
  • Please do not copy and paste the full text of a press release.

Roll over stars and click to rate.

Permitted HTML:
  • To create paragraphs in your comment, type <p> at the start of a paragraph and </p> at the end of each paragraph.
  • To create bold text, type <b>bolded text</b> (please note the closing tag, </b>).
  • To create italicized text, type <i>italicized text</i> (please note the closing tag, </i>).
  • Proper web addresses will automatically become links.

© 2016 Indy Week • 201 W. Main St., Suite 101, Durham, NC 27701 • phone 919-286-1972 • fax 919-286-4274
RSS Feeds | Powered by Foundation