In a departure from the traditional reggae songwriting intrinsic to Jamaican Dub, Grimy Styles draws inspiration from artists spanning TIME & GENRE. from Pink Floyd to Slayer and Astor Piazzola to U2. Classically inspired melodica and guitar drive melodies while drum and bass point back to the fundamental rhythm of King Tubby and Lee Scratch Perry.
Puppet shows for the young and the grown! Smell Monsters Puppetry is the creative project of native Austinite Elliott “Smelliot” Lardon, incorporating hand-made puppet characters with interactive skits and whimsical folk-rock.
Josh Perdue has been perfecting his skills as a guitarist, vocalist and teacher in Austin TX for over 13 years. He has been a member of several bands in the Austin, TX area, including The Lost Counts, Golden Dawn Arkestra, Chicken Strut, Snizz & Friends, Matt Hubbard Trio and more. Josh has also been very fortunate to share the stage with many Giants in the Funk/Soul/Jazz scene, including, Adam Scone (Sugarman 3), Robert Walter (20th Congress & Greyboy Allstars), Chris Stillwell (KDTU& Greyboy Allstars), Eddie Roberts (New Mastersounds), George Porter (The Meters) and many more.