A Beer with Bear's Den

A Beer with Bear’s Den

Andrew Davie (vocals, guitar), Joey Haynes (vocals, banjo) and Kevin Jones (vocals, drums) are the lads of London-based Bear’s Den. The trio played music in various incarnations before officially forming the band in...

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A Beer with Water Liars

Named after the first story in Barry Hannah’s collection Airships, Water Liars began by accident in Pittsboro, Mississippi, in late 2011 with members Andrew Bryant and Justin Kinkel-Schuster. Three years and three LPs...

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Tall Walker

Local Brews: A Beer with Tall Walker

Tall Walker is a three-piece indie rock faction from Chicago, IL with a sound that is pop sensible and rock friendly. Brought to life by Chicago transplants Nick Bays and Chris Hershman, Tall...

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Odd Folk

Local Brews: A Beer with Odd Folk

Chicago-based Odd Folk is a project started in the winter of 2012 by musician and songwriter Paul Cherewick. With simultaneous, and somewhat conflicting, obsessions with pop culture and longstanding traditions, Paul tries to...

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What’s Brewing: Bonnaroo Announces Lineup

Last night, Bonnaroo announced its 2014 lineup for the festival, taking place June 12-15, in Manchester, TN. Are you attending the festival? Which bands are you looking forward to seeing? Some of our...

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Emily Hearn

A Beer with Emily Hearn

In 2008, Georgia-based singer/songwriter Emily Hearn began teaching herself guitar. A mere two years later, she released her first EP Paper Heart, followed by a full-length record Red Balloon in 2013. And now,...

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Old Man Canyon

What’s Brewing: Old Man Canyon

  The Great White North is at it again with Vancouver-based Old Man Canyon. In April 2013, they released their debut EP Phantoms & Friends, an impressive five-track, indie folk compilation, recorded with...

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Jon Kenzie

What’s Brewing: Manchester-based Jon Kenzie

The Artist: Jon Kenzie For Fans Of: Matthew Santos, Marc Broussard   This week in What’s Brewing, we’re excited to share songs from Manchester-based singer-songwriter Jon Kenzie. In 2010 Kenzie reached #1 on the...

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The Wild Family

Exclusive Preview of The Wild Family EP

In September, we drank some PBRs with Chicago-based indie folk group The Wild Family and discussed their plans to hit the studio this winter. A few months–and five tracks–later, we’re excited to share...

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Whats Brewing: 2013 Recap

Here at A Beer with the Band, we’re most interested in stories. Yes, we dig the music and love live shows, but for us, it’s about the people behind that music. It’s about...

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