James B. Dukehouse

Made up of internationally-touring singer/songwriter Joe Iadanza (vocals/guitars), bassist Craig Akin (Barnaby Bright, Red Molly) and drummer Christian Coleman (Little Embers, Hands Off My Sister), James B. Dukehouse is a thumpin’ three-piece rock, roots and blues band from New York with songs about (among other things) wrecking balls and how the devil is always trying to steal away their women.

“Go to Wikipedia and hit ‘random article’. The first random Wikipedia article you get is the name of your band.”

Yup. That’s really how they got the name. The rest of it has to do with folkies, NERFA, Brooklyn, cruise ships, Kansas City, open tunings, cold cuts, the Patchogue Jam, a pickup truck, and a 150-year-old bull fiddle. But, don’t get all caught up in that. Just enjoy the show. They’ll tell you all about it. [+]