Born into a family with generations-old roots in rural Florida, JJ Grey was raised with a combination of backwoods wisdom and old-school blue-collar values. He heard music at barbeques and in local juke joints, all the while developing a deep love and respect for the land and its culture. Grey’s original songs are inspired by legendary musicians, including Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd, soul greats Otis Redding and Toots Hibbert, country stars George Jones and Jerry Reed, as well as by Grand Ole Opry comedian Jerry Clower. Whether it is a narrative passed down to him from his grandmother or the tribulations of a childhood friend, Grey’s ear for detail rings through in true storyteller fashion.
Born in the midst of the post-Reagan economic downturn in the San Francisco Bay Area, Rancid came to light as Armstrong and Freeman were moving foward after their first band, Operation Ivy, reached its end.
Over the past two decades, Rancid has shown awareness of their changing environment and have established their place in i
Jannus Live Saturday, September 7th 6:30PM | All Ages | $26/$28.50
Jonny Craig and Mod Sun Kyle Lucas Hearts & Hands
Jonny Craig began his singing career as the lead vocal for Seattle based post-hardcore band Ghost Runner on Third. He has since gone off on his own and will be co-headlining The Local 662 this October with Mod Sun.
The Local 662
Sunday, October 13th
7:00pm | All Ages | 15
Guttermouth Pinhold Down Mosquito Teeth
Huntington Beach’s own punks, Guttermouth, will be playing The Local 662 this Thursday. With their brand of offensive lyrics and lively stage show, this is one show that will be sure to keep you on your feet.
The Local 662 Thursday June 13th 7:00PM | All Ages | $15