frontier ruckus
15. February 2015 By Walter Price 0

3 Reasons Why Frontier Ruckus (rawr!)

frontier ruckusBeing young is no excuse, friend…

by Walter Price


With a perkier in tone approach to melancholy than Ian McCulloch, a dandier use of social media than your band and most importantly, sounds that please the senses more than a sweet and distinctive overnight liquorice buffet Frontier Ruckus have caution and charm in all the appropriate places.

Power pop laced folk based alt country are sturdy foundations the band (Anna Burch, Matthew Milia, David Jones, Zachary Nichols) balance. Songs that ride reminiscent of glorious alt rock history in sonic packages that delight and intrigue. I know I am a sucker for story songs. Songs that find the wink and smile in the near tragic and the so this is what it is. FR compel. I often wonder if Rhett Miller is envious.

The Detroit outfit are set to grace this side of the globe soon (place your eyes on the tour dates below) and it is a fine time to travel 3 reasons why Frontier Ruckus…


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Forgeddaboutit, let’s make it 4…


Feb 17 London, UK
Feb 18 Oxford, UK
Feb 19 Winchester, UK
Feb 20 Sowerby Bridge, UK
Feb 21 Zork, UK
Feb 22 Glasgow, UK
Feb 23 Northampton, UK
Feb 24 Bristol, UK
Feb 25 London, UK
Feb 27 Hamburg, Germany
Feb 28 Dresden, Germany
Mar 01 Frankfurt, Germany
Mar 02 Aarau, Switzerland
Mar 04 Turin, Italy
Mar 05 Genoa, Italy
Mar 06 Statte, Italy
Mar 07 Varese, Italy
Mar 08 Rovereto, Italy
Mar 09 Rome, Italy