Paul Chesne Band
5pm: The Shadow Mountain Band 8pm: The Paul Chesne Band
June 16, 2012
Why we play music:
For the love of it. Because we’re hungry. To make people happy and
dance. To make all the pretty girls cry. Because we’re high. Because
we’re low. Because we’re drunk or ascetic. Because we can’t in good
conscience do anything else.
Paul Chesne is an American country&soul singer-songwriter and guitarist.
He has traveled throughout the United States and played well over 1000
shows since 1999 including cutting his teeth playing upwards of 150
times at the infamous Kibitz Room in Canter's Deli.
He has written over 200 songs and released 3 full length albums and an EP featuring (here comes some name dropping):
Dave Roe (Johnny Cash, Dwight Yoakam, Louvin Brothers), Mitch Marine
(Smash Mouth, Dwight Yoakam, Tripping Daisy), Keith Gattis (Dwight
Yoakam), Skip Edwards (Dwight Yoakam, Keith Richards, Norah Jones,
Lucinda Williams), The Webb Sisters (Leonard Cohen), Elvis Perkins and
Willie Chambers of The Chambers Brothers.
His lyrics range from the whimsical, political and humorous to the dark and poetic.
The current backing band includes members of Rick Rubin's American
Recordings former signed act "The Vacation" featuring Eric "Dutch"
Suoninen (guitar), Jon Niemann (keyboards&Wurlitzer piano),
Stephen Tegel (bass) and Paxton Pryor (drums).
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