REVIEW FROM SAN DIEGO CITY BEAT
Rip Carson—Anywhere But Here
Among the torrent of hip-hop beats and lo-fi rock that flows into the Great Demo Review, Rip Carson’s vintage-feeling surf-pop ‘n’ roll is a breath of fresh air. Channeling old-timers such as Buddy Holly and The Ventures, plus newer acts like Arctic Monkeys, Carson offers a likeable take on a well-worn formula. His songs are bouncy and hyper-melodic, his aesthetic somehow seamlessly floats between the ‘50s and the ‘80s, and the guy knows how to wrangle killer tone out of an electric guitar. Anywhere But Here feels like a throwback without feeling stuck in the past. Some might use the word “timeless.” ripcarson.com
-Ben Salmon- See more at: http://sdcitybeat.com/special-issues/local-music-issue/the-great-demo-review-2017/#sthash.giIRT7qE.dpuf
Rip Carson/Carson City
3 sets 9 to 12
Rip Carson & The Valiants
FREE - two sets
Rip Carson w/ The Sleepwalkers, Fanny and The Attaboys
We go on at 10pm
With: NO SMALL CHILDREN (Los Angeles)
Come celebrate our Record Release!
3 sets 930 to 1
We play 2 sets. Great food !