Show case bands will include Pat Todd & The Rankoutsiders, Gravy Boat, The Woggles, Stace England
& The Salt Kings and others.
...Stace England & The Cairo Project To Play Holland's Crossing Borders FestivalStace England
along with his band The Cairo Project will play Holland's Crossing Borders Festival in The Hague on November 17 along with Richmond Fontaine
, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Jon Langford, John Wesley Harding and many others.
Greetings From Cairo, Illinois has landed on numerous year end best lists, including those from Greil Marcus, BlogCritics.org, Belgium's Radio 1, Dutch Journalist Jan Donkers and others.
Dutch journalist and author Jan Donkers visited with Gnashville Sounds artist Stace England
in Cairo to produce the 40 minute documentary on Stace England's
has also been featured recently on National Public Radio's
website, and especially interesting is the Reporter's Notebook from NPR reporter Rachel Jones.
Greetings From Cairo, Illinois was recently given "Pick Hit" status by legendary music critic Robert Christgau in his famous Consumer Guide for The Village Voice.
Critics throughout Europe continue to rave about Stace England's
new CD, Greetings From Cairo, Illinois.Stace
charted in August 2005 in the Benalux
region, reaching #8 on the Americana & Roots Top 13, based on airplay and sales.Airplay across the region has been fantastic and Stace
sends a heartfelt thanks out to all the music professionals in Europe who have supported the project.
...Gnashville Sounds Records
is pleased to announce the release of Stace England's
highly anticipated CD, Greetings From Cairo, Illinois.Visit our Sounds link to hear some of these great tunes.What are the critics already saying?
"Every now and then a CD will find it's way onto your stereo and proceed to stomp both your ass and ears into the ground.Stace England's
Greetings from Cairo, Illinois is one of those discs, an ambitious work of staggering brilliance and stunning confidence."(Read Full Review)
"Greetings from Cairo, Illinois tells a very interesting story, Stace England
has made a fascinating record, an admirable achievement."(Read Full Review)
The Swans also show up in fine fashion on Stace England's
Greetings from Cairo, Illinois, hitting a swamptastic groove on the track White Hats.Check it out at our Sounds link.
We're also pleased to announce the release date for Stace England's
new record is April 19, 2005.Check back often for more news and developments, or visit Stace's Web Site.Stace England
takes the stage with the legendary Jason Ringenberg
got up and sang on Prosperity Train, the new song Jason sings on Stace
's upcoming Gnashville Sounds Records release, Greetings from Cairo, Illinois, Here are some smashing pics of Stace with the always sharp-dressed JR.
Swans gigging with new drummer, Critics are loving Foolishness!
Gutter Swans have added powerhouse drummer Shane "The Hammer" Henderson to the line-up.Check the tour dates page for future shows.