The White Buffalo is Jake Smith – singer, songwriter, guitarist, teller of stories, Emmy nominee; an artist whose voice – a timber-shakin’ baritone of gravitas and gravel – seems directly linked to a greater truth; an artist who will not be swayed by fashion or curtailed by genre.
Hillbilly-music jam sessions outside Pappy & Harriet’s in Pioneertown garnered buzz for this High Desert band that performs originals alongside reworks of old rock classics. Their three-part mountain-inspired harmonies pair with acoustic bass, guitar, dobro, and mandolin for a lively, knee-slapping musical style that this group refers to as “desert grass.”
This five-piece country outfit from Los Angeles serves up sizzling country in the tradition of George Jones, Patsy Cline, and Waylon Jennings without looking too far into the past for inspiration. Songs about grief, lost love, and female empowerment show that even in the darkest of times, we can dance and sing and make ourselves whole again.
Roger & The Roadhouse Rebels is a local country music band comprised of veteran musicians who specialize in playing classic country music. The band was established right here at the World-Famous Palm Canyon Roadhouse and features Roger Best on lead vocals and rhythm guitar, Marc Valverde on bass, Joe Eiffert on lead guitar and keyboards and Kenny Corrillo on the drums. Defiantly a crowd pleaser for over 7 years.