Friday, May 8, is all about Austin soul at Stubb’s as 10-piece soul band The NIGHTOWLS release their debut album, Good As Gold, on vinyl. They will be supported by fellow Austin-based soul band Akina Adderly & The Vintage Playboys. The show will be on the indoor stage so those even remotely considering this event will want to get advance tickets early.
The NIGHTOWLS were founded by frontman and multi-instrumentalist Ryan Harkrider. The band’s Motown-inspired backing includes female backup vocalists, bass, percussion, keys and lots of brass, They have been a soul staple in Austin with their regular gigs at Highball for Motown Mondays, Super Soul Sundays at Icenhauer’s and Blues On The Green. The NIGHTOWLS originally released their debut Good As Gold in the fall of 2014.
Akina Adderly & The Vintage Playboys