The Catalyst

Hank III

“Attention Deficit Domination And _3_Bar Ranch”

Hank III

Sat, October 12, 2013

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

The Catalyst

Santa Cruz, CA

$21 in advance / $26 at the door

Off Sale

This event is 21 and over

Come Early – No Opener

Hank III
Hank III
With his own new label, Hank3 Records, and the sense that he has thrown off the chains holding him back creatively, Shelton Hank Williams III, aka Hank3, is coming out swinging this year with the release of four records on September 6th.

The unprecedented launch, in a distribution partnership with Megaforce Records (MRI), features a broad range of music that bridges more than one head-thumping genre - a familiar theme that true Hank3 fans have embraced for years. Ghost to a Ghost/Guttertown, a double-album set, is a straight-shooting country collection, flavored with Hank3's trademark hellbilly sound, and heavily weighted with Cajun influence (especially on Guttertown) and an ambient, lonesome mood - and a few very special guests.

Two more releases are Attention Deficit Domination and 3 Bar Ranch Cattle Callin - intensely metal-driven records on which Hank3 plays all instruments. Attention Deficit Domination is a pressure-dropping, doom rock statement that has been anticipated by his hardcore fans for years, and Cattle Callin explores a new mind-bending "Cattle Core" sound, featuring Hank3's speed metal woven in and around actual cattle auctioneering(?!)

"I wanted to flood the market and do everything different. I wanted to come out of the gate strong," states Hank. "I'm opening up the mind a little bit and bringing some different styles together."
Venue Information:
The Catalyst
1011 Pacific Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
http://www.catalystclub.com/