Sioux City Kid

Sioux City Kid

BandRockAmericana

Mixing the roots of Americana and Delta Blues, Sioux City Kid, led by the electric energy and 'whiskey-soaked vocals' of frontman Jared Griffin, 'combines all-out rockin' with genuine musical prowess to the envy of their contemporaries' (Bamm.tv)

Biography


Mixing the roots of Americana and Delta Blues, Sioux City Kid, led by the 'whiskey-soaked vocals' of frontman Jared Griffin, has taken San Francisco by storm with their high energy brand of rock and roll. Forming in 2009, the band quickly gained noteriety by winning Live 105's Battle of the Bands, which led to a showing at BFD festival alongside such heavy hitters as Spoon, Hole, Temper Trap and The Limousines. Their 2011 release, Speak of the Devil...but Softly, was greeted with a sold out evening at San Francisco's legendary Great American Music Hall. Sioux City Kid has headlined sold out evenings throught San Francisco at such prestigious venues as The Independent, The Great American, and Cafe Du Nord. SCK has had the pleasure of opening for great acts such as Emmylou Harris, He's My Brother, She's My Sister, Brothers Comatose and Hawk and a Hacksaw.

Sioux City Kid is currently working on their next album for a 2013 release: Minutes, Miles, Troubles & Trials.

Discography

2010 - Sioux City Kid EP
*Worried Mind Ramblin' Song received heavy rotation on San Francisco's Live 105*
2011 - Speak of the Devil, but Softly LP
*Darlin' Darlin' received heavy rotation on San Francisco's Live 105. This album is in full rotation on Pandora Radio*

~Both release can be heard in full on Spotify and are available on iTunes~

Set List

Heartbreak Shakedown
Darlin' Darlin'
American Honey
Lookout Tacoma
Gypsy Honeymoon
Killin' Time
Hurricane (Levon Helm Cover)
Wishin' Well
Salvation Shuffle
Little Hell/Little Liza Jane
Delta Drama