The Violet Hour is a female-fronted rock band on the move! The band produces an edgy rock-n-roll sound with undertones of metal and blues. The band's sound has been described as "indie," "horror pop," or "retro rock," which has been influenced by the band's diverse interests in classical, jazz, and metal music.
The band strives to inspire hope and encourages listeners to "choose life." The band also supports an anti domestic violence movement. "Love should never hurt."
RADIO STATIONS: The Violet Hour can be heard on local radio stations in nine U.S. states plus many international/internet/satellite radio stations and podcasts including Maximum Threshold, Indie Castle, UNregular Radio (Boston, MA), Gaptooth Diva (Virginia), Warm 94.9 (Fayetteville, AR), The Edge (Little Rock, AR), The Fort 94.5 and Max 95.3 (Fort Smith, AR), Radio Crystal Blue (PA), Rok Out Radio (PA), PAW Cinematic (GA), and many more! You can find The Violet Hour's music with most of your favorite digital music distributors including iTunes, Amazon, iHeartRadio, Last FM, Spotify, CD Baby, Google Play, and many more!
MAJOR FESTIVALS/EVENTS: The Violet Hour saw an exciting year in 2012! They performed at the Indie Hit Makers Showcase (Kansas City, MO), Rock-N-Rubber Festival (Brookline, MO), Hemp Festival (Springfield, MO), The Berry Festival (Lavaca, AR), and Beat the Heat Music Festival (Heavener, OK).
In 2013, The Violet Hour will appear at these festivals: Rockin' 4 Alex, Green Country Ruckus Music & Arts Festival, Freak Arts Expo, and more TBA! The Violet Hour plans to return to MO, OK, AR, & TX as well as adding MS, AL, LA, & IL to the tour stop roster! Stay tuned for specific details!
Follow us on Twitter! @Official_TVH
To join the official fan club, email our fan girls, Amber & Tarrah at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alli - Vocals, guitars
Jon - Lead Guitar
Jake - Drums
Eric - Bass
The Violet Hour (self titled debut album) was released on November 5, 2011. The independent album recorded at Diamond Cutz Productions in Springfield, MO includes 13 original tracks, and is currently available on CD Baby, iTunes, and Amazon. The singles from the album, "Either Way" and "200 Tuesdays" have received both local and national attention including radio air play, blog features, and movie soundtracks!
The band released a single, "Fugitive," on May 29, 2012.
The band released a single, "Dead Weight," on November 22, 2012.
The band released a single, "HBO," on December 15, 2012.
The Violet Hour's sophomore album, "Instigator," will be released Spring 2013!
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"Alli Rogers Chastain performs with The Violet Hour..." "...Tuesday at the University of AR Fort Smi..."Alli Rogers Chastain performs with The Violet Hour..." "...Tuesday at the University of AR Fort Smith..." (photo caption - front page of newspaper)
The Violet Hour - "Poisoned"
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"'Poisoned' reminds me of everything good about the 60-70's. One of my favorites that comes to mind ..."'Poisoned' reminds me of everything good about the 60-70's. One of my favorites that comes to mind is The Doors. If you ask me, this is their (The Violet Hour's) hit, hands down!"
The Violet Hour Interview
"The five of us come from very different musical backgrounds and have a range of influences..."
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"...definitely another solid week of great national tunes."
1 Vocal Mic
1 Boom Mic Stands
2 ZT Lunchbox Guitar Amps
1 Bass Guitar
1 Bass Amp & Cab
Mapex Drum Kit
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|Jun 28, 2013 Friday||8:00 PM||Hookah Java||Fayetteville, AR, US|
|Jun 29, 2013 Saturday||12:00 PM||Downtown Springfield Convention Center||Springfield, MO, US|
|The Freak Arts Expo|