denver / chicago
Utilizing a variety of instruments such as violin, cello, keys, guitar and feet percussion, Von Strantz unites harmonies strung together by commanding and soulful lyrics. With story-sharing as their passion. Von Strantz invites their audience into the emotion of each piece. In 2015 Von Strantz won Eddies Attic Songwriting Shoot-out. The duo has traveled extensively playing thousands of shows and performing many festivals and venues including Electric Forest, Hard Rock Cafe, Schuba's, Paper City Music Fest, Audiofeed, Starry Night ,Steel Bridge Music Fest, Mile of Music, and has shared the stage with some of their favorite artists, My Brightest Diamond, Josh Garrels, Crystal Bowersox, Over The Rhine, Howie Day & A Silent Film to name a few. Von Strantz is also Sofar Sounds Alumni.
With five music releases under their belt, Von Strantz just finished recording their brand new record "Apple Of Your Eye" at Tiny Telephone Oakland with John Vanderslice, Jacob Winik, Jason Slota, Rob Shelton and Elijah Ford and are currently touring with the release of the new record. "Apple Of Your Eye" is out now and available online where ever music is sold.
Native Land, musical nomadic husband & wife duo journey across the United States writing songs for the people that they meet along the way. With the heart of true punk rockers, Native Land pulls from their favorite songwriters like David Byrne with his quirky sounds and strange 80s beats and the soul of Sister Rosetta Tharp's guitar licks and gospel lyrics. Prepare your hearts for some gospel rock n'roll that has some spacey groove this husband wife duo bring good news to all who are weary.
the racing pulses
Recognized by fans worldwide and musical authorities such as Alternative Press, Daytrotter, and AllMusic, THE RACING PULSES have been filling festival grounds and venues since 2012 with their catchy yet intelligent rock music. Released in 2017, the bands debut album Nothing to Write Home About charted swiftly in the United States, peaking at #15 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart and #43 on the Independent albums chart.