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Win tickets to See Sioux City Kid live in San Francisco!

316572_10151263794773891_1336682057_nPerformer is proud to be presenting one of our favorite bands, Sioux City Kid, this Friday –  September 27th at Great American Music Hall in San Francisco. A super cool mix of Americana and rock n roll, SCK is an act you won’t want to miss.

Wanna win a pair of tickets? Simple. Just leave a comment below for your chance to enter. We’ll pick a winner Friday morning.

We also recently caught up with SCK frontman Jared Griffin to get his thoughts on the upcoming show and the band’s stage performance. Here’s what he had to say…

How does preparation for a hometown gig differ from playing live on the road?
Drinking less helps when on the road. Longevity is key when playing a string of shows. Hometown shows you just show up and hope the audience does, too.

What do you like best about Great American Music Hall?
Arriving to it. I still get the warm n fuzzies when showing up for sound check.

What’s your favorite part of performing live?
The high. Can’t explain it but something just washes over you and nothing compares to it.

What can an audience expect in a SCK show?
Blood and sweat and no apologies.

There are a lot of acts jumping on the “Americana” bandwagon these days, in the wake of Mumford & Sons’ success. What makes SCK stand out in this new revival?
Well it’s not romantic and clean like all that stuff. Let’s just say if little Sally brought home Mumford & Sons the parents would think they’re the marrying kind; if she brought home Sioux City Kid they’d send her to boarding school.

3 Comments

  1. Randy Fong

    September 25, 2013 at 1:59 am

    That would be cool. I live not far from the Great American Music Hall.

  2. Sarah Quintana

    September 25, 2013 at 6:44 pm

    The Great American Music hall sells delicious nachos and I love Copper & Glass!

  3. Audrey Rotermund

    September 26, 2013 at 11:48 pm

    I secretly think Jared Griffin is a babe, beard and all. I would melt in appreciation and affection to hear his raspy voice sing “Gypsy Honeymoon” to me. Also, The Great American Music Hall is one of San Francisco’s finest. It’s like having a delicious ice cream sundae in fine silver.

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