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Best local bands


Who is your favorite local band. It could be original music or covers! GO!






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yurintroubl
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re: Best local bands


There was a band from Dallas a few years back called Reflection Theory. They opened for Pet Shop Boys and Erasure locally. Also played a lot of rave-type gigs (even though they were an actual full band)... fashion shows, too. The leads are now pursuing solo projects.

Reflection Theory - Don't Promise Me

And to show the range of the stuff they played...

Reflection Theory- It's Been Too Long


ETA:

roll n' chill to this one (uh... in the day, that is) - Reflection Theory- Another Light



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HeadyBrosevelt
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The Meters

Not just the best local band, but one of the best and most influntial of all time.



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uglycasanova7
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This is my buddy's band. They're good.

Evangelistas






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haikarate
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Hai Karate





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haikarate
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I like this Evangelistas


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FaithInFarmer
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re: Best local bands


Clustafunk

Cover band from near Houma. They're fun as shite.






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uglycasanova7
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quote:

I like this Evangelistas


They've been playing around BR and Nola quite a bit the last few weeks. They're worth checking out live.






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TheDoc
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re: Best local bands


liam catchings and the jolly racket
luke ash
tequila party
the widowers
elsah
dead animals
the myrtles
prom date
twin killers
england in 1819
sun hotel (new orleans)






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L Boogie
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Austin
Member since Jul 2009
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Randy Rogers Band
Dirty River Boys
Dale Watson
Sour Bridges
James McMurtry
John Evans
Redd Volkaert






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Andre
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quote:

uglycasanova7


I know John and Mark really well. Do I know you?



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Tchefuncte Tiger
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re: Best local bands


The Shitdogs.





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TigerHam85
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Brass Bed out of Lafayette.





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Jester
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Baton Rouge
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prom date


I feel like these guys have a decent shot to "make it." Have you heard any of the new album? I really like what I heard (unmastered).



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Jester
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re: Best local bands


Nola:

Emptyself
Mute Math






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TheDoc
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I know the prom date guys and Christine well. New album is pretty dancy. Some really good songs on it.





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LSUTygerFan
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The answer is Zebra , Brah





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Jester
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Baton Rouge
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quote:

I know the prom date guys and Christine well. New album is pretty dancy. Some really good songs on it.


I only know one of them, but he was like one of my little brothers at LSU. I'll give you a hint, he's the one that looks the most like a bum.






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Patches O'houlihan
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re: Best local bands


MuteMath, The american tragedy, and pandemic has some pretty good songs.





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NoSaint
Member since Jun 2011
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The american tragedy


i saw them open a couple shows and liked them, but never really heard anything outside of those few nights. was curious enough that i remember the name years later, but never actually got a cd


in a different genre, one that ive caught myself going to with some regularity lately is hurray for the riff raff when they are in town.






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