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”

City Beat San Diego CA

Rip Carson

Rip Carson singer/songwriter/guitarist of epic proportion...Slinger of what has come to be known as " Pop-a-billy". Classic 50's  60's rockabilly, 80's pop rock like the Smiths and Cure mixed with modern tones and the sonic  power of acts like The Arctic Monkeys, ....They don't call him Rip for nothing. This music of Rip Carson comes from a pure place planted deep in Wheeling West Virginia and defiled by the spoils of Souther California.

Every Season

Stuttering Cindy

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