The Americans are a US based folk- rock band formed in 2010. Over the course of their career they have appeared on The Late Show (CBS) and on the TV series American Epic (PBS/BBC) and their music was featured in the films Texas Killing Fields, A Country Called Home, Little Glory, and the TV series “No Tomorrow.” In 2015, they backed up Nick Cave, Lucinda Williams, and Courtney Love at the 60th anniversary celebration of Allen Ginsberg’s Howl. The band’s debut album, I’ll Be Yours, released in 2017 on Loose Music, debuted at #15 on the UK Americana -Top 40 and #19 on the Indie Breaker’s chart. Stand True. The band’s second album was released on Loose Music on May 6, 2022, and debuted at #25 on the Official Americana Albums Chart Top 40.
Showcasing an undeniably fresh approach to a tried-and-true genre with unparalleled proficiency The Americans have just hit the road with singer-songwriter Stephen Kellogg. Upon hearing Stand True — the band’s latest 11-song, sophomore studio LP (via Loose Music) — it’s evident why revered producer T Bone Burnett raved, calling them, “genius twenty-first century musicians that are reinventing American heritage music for this century. And it sounds even better this century.”
Catch them on tour with singer-songwriter Stephen Kellogg this Sunday night 10/23 at the Icehouse MPLS!
The Icehouse MPLS
Sun, Oct 23, 2022 at 7:00 PM