Jul 9, 2013

Summer Touring with Samantha Crain and Poolboy, John's new garage project.

This summer, John Calvin playing keys and strings in Samantha Crain's band up the east coast. Here are her dates and where you can find us:

7/12 Okemah, OK Woody Guthrie Folk Festival
7/13 Springfield, MO Lindberg's
7/16 Bloomington, IN The Bishop Bar
7/17 Columbus, OH Natalie's
7/18 Pittsburgh, PA Club Cafe
7/19 Philadelphia, PA The Fire
7/20 Northampton, MA Iron Horse (with Bombadil)
7/21 Cambridge, MA T.T. The Bear's Place (with Bombadil)
7/22 Providence, RI Fete Lounge (with Bombadil)
7/23 New York, NY Mercury Lounge (with Bombadil)
7/24 Annapolis, MD Rams Head On Stage
7/25 Washington D.C., DC Sixth & I Historic Synagogue
7/27 Buchanan, MI Last Saturdays on the Common

Besides singing his own songs on the road, backing other singer/songwriters, and playing in local Norman hip-hop group Addverse Effects, John has formed a garage band named Poolboy with Early Beat frontmen Michael Loveland and Sean Barker. Having finished a 7'' at Blackwatch Studios slated for a late summer release and a music video by the wonderful Nathan Poppe, Poolboy will be blaring in the streets near you soon.

Happy summer, folks.