Led by founder and front man Colin Montgomery (guitar, vocals, keyboards), Crown Kingdom collectively honors the power-trio format where musicianship, authenticity and natural sound combine to create new standards for the modern music enthusiast. Pursuing heavy, progressive electric and richly textured acoustic sounds, Crown Kingdom’s sonic tapestry spans and pulls from a variety of stylings including technically layered progressive music, neo-classical infused rock, traditional heavy metal, hard rock, psychedelia, folk, retro-pop, British blues-rock, R&B and southern rock. Crown Kingdom’s eclectic influences and unapologetic style and focus on organic, natural analogue sound, make them a vanguard in the rising “Art Rock” genre.
Roots & Roll
The Nashville-based Justin Allen and the Well Shots (JAWS) are coming off of their debut EP, “White Oak & Kerosene”, with momentum and a catalog of hopeful reviews. Being described as having a “uniquely personal lyrical take” with “working class authenticity”, JAWS has been compared to the likes of Springsteen, Mellencamp and Sturgill Simpson, the, self-proclaimed, “Roots & Roll” band are finding their way through the forest. Known for raucous live shows, spread across a party-fueled-platter and sprinkled with moments of intimacy, Justin Allen and the Well Shots know their way around a stage – bringing it all back to basics. As 2018 sets in, JAWS has already confirmed dates throughout the United States and has spoken of hitting the studio by Spring.