At Leftwood’s we celebrate diversity, from welcoming people from all walks of life, to hosting music of all genres. This week we’ll run the gamut from hip hop to folk, rock to experimental. If you added all the YouTube plays from this week’s artists together, it would be over 10,000,000!
Links to artists below. Check this out…
Tuesday, Jostlynn and Zeus will celebrate their first anniversary with the Woods. DJ’s, freestyle, and perhaps even some fire tassles. No cover.
Wednesday, live hip hop, featuring Kung Fu Vampire & Locksmith, with a long lineup up special guests. Tickets are $15 at the door.
Thursday, Maury Ave, outlaw folk duo from Denver, $5 cover.
Friday, Leftwood’s favorites Shawn James and the Shapeshifters return. Fresh off a European tour, with over 7,000,000 views on YouTube, they are blowing up. They are outgrowing our little bar, so don’t miss this one. There might not be a “next time”.
Saturday, another long awaited return with Montu. Get there early, we’ve sold out with Montu in the past.
Sunday, old school hip hop with P Chill with special guests.
Kung Fu Vampire-
Live Performance Videos
+ Shawn & The Shapeshifters are a 4 piece heavy rock band.
+ Viral multiple videos for millions of youtube views to date.
+ Shawn’s song “Through the Valley” was just used in the trailer for the game “The Last of Us” for Sony Playstation.
+ Band tours US and Europe!
New brews, a sad goodbye, and of course, some fantastic music.
We kick off the tunes Wednesday with Greenbeard, along with special guests, Mohel.
Thursday, Ike Fonseca, solo artist from Portland, OR, will get us started. Noelle Tannen found us online, and she blew me away. I’m really looking forward to seeing her live.
Saturday night, we say farewell to part of the original Leftwood’s team, Tristan Hill. He’s been a valuable part of both the staff and the personality of the bar, we’re gonna miss him. With a new baby on the way, he’s moving on. The patio will feature Kyle Sherman (https://kyleshermansmusic.bandcamp.com/releases)
We’re going to see T off with a couple of his favorite bands, on his last night. Saturday night we’ll have The Bastard Sons of David Hasselhoff sharing the stage with Piles of Potential. They’ll be trading sets, going back and forth, all night, so you’re sure to get to see a little of both for this one time only performance.
New on tap this week we picked up Lakewood’s Temptress Molé, Shiner Strawberry Blonde, and a delicious pomegranate cider by Schilling Brewing Co., Mischief Maker.
Start your weekend early- Thursday night, 61 Ghosts, from Massachusettes, hit the stage for a FREE show.
No cover Fri or Sat night, but all the same great drink specials. So come enjoy your favorite tunes on the jukebox, make your weekend “memorial”.
Since everyone is off Monday, we have a great lineup Sunday night, featuring The Hudson Falcons.
New beers this week include the return of Stone’s Arrogant Bastard and Breckenridge’s Vanilla Porter, along with new offerings from Bell’s (Oberon) and Coop (F5). For the lighter side, check out the all new Amstel Xlight, at only 90 calories and 2g carbs.
As you know, we have been having issues with our internet, which led to us not being able to process your cards. Great news! We had a tech out today who replaced lines, crawled around in the rafters, and got us back to being stable!
We apologize for any inconvenience, and hope to see you soon!
We have some AMAZING music this week. It kicks off with Winston Ramble, Homegrown Acoustic Folk’n’roll from Birmingham, AL.
Wednesday, we have Trapdoor Social, indie rock from LA, with over 100,000 Facebook like and a million youtube views. That a no miss.
Friday night, we have the return of progressive jazz legends, Marbin, from Chicago.
We end the week with Amarillo’s own, Mr Scary, cranking out your favorite hits from the 80’s & 90’s in style!
Featuring Wee Man, Jason Acuña from Jackass
Lefties is a music venue. Weekday shows will be coming back through 2017. This week, we have 2 great FREE shows, starting with Honeywise, a folk group from Cedar Falls, IA on Wednesday. Thursday, we have a double bill with Former Friends of Young Americans opening for Jennifer Westwood & the Handsome Devils. (links below)
The beer wall has some great new offerings as well as your old favorites.