On May 19, Los Straitjackets—aka "America's Instrumentalists"—will release their latest album,What’s So Funny About Peace, Love and Los Straitjackets, viaYep Roc Records.
It's finally happened! Los Straitjackets and roots-music legend Deke Dickerson have combined forces to record an album, Los Straitjackets: Deke Dickerson Sings The Instrumental Hits.
A host of early roots rockers have gotten together to record a Jack White tribute album. The album, Rockin’ Legends Pay Tribute to Jack White, will be released November 18.
On October 1, Yep Roc Records will release Mondo Zombie Boogaloo, an album and tour celebrating Halloween, the most sinister day of them all.
We've got a special treat for you this weekend: the exclusive premiere of the brand-new album from "America's instrumentalists," Los Straitjackets. Stream Jet Set via the SoundCloud widget below.
On June 7, Jimmy Vivino and Los Straitjackets hosted a benefit concert for guitarist Daddy-O Grande (Danny Amis) at the historic Mayan Theatre in downtown Los Angeles.
In the summer of 1973, I was 20. I had moved to LA to be a songwriter with a piano player by the name of Dave Bloom. We were sure we were the next Lennon/McCartney -- or at least Leiber/Stoller.