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  1. The Pearls bring country rock stomp to The PalmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | Davis Enterprise

    ... Dixieland jazz.. Their ability to rock or take a walk on the classic country side of town is a bit reminiscent of The Gourds' multi-pronged approach to Americana. Tickets are $15 and are available at Armadillo Music in Davis, Pacific Ace Hardware in ...


  2. Concert picks: Junior Brown, Shinyribs at Levitt Pavilion; Don Henley at American Airlines CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 |

    ... entertaining act, Shinyribs, on Sunday. Shinyribs is the brainchild of Kevin Russell, a former member of Austin's The Gourds and Shreveport's Picket Line Coyotes, who has put together this rock-funk-country-soul outfit that's starting to attract ...


  3. Fair St. Louis, KSHE Pig Roast, Shinyribs and More Concerts This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | River Front Times

    ... Shrines may be Lord and savior of wack-a-doo-wopdom, but Shinyribs, fronted by Kevin Russell (former leader of the Gourds, Austin, Texas' answer to the Band), has mounted a supremely swampy challenge to the garage-funk throne. The band's aesthetic ...


  4. Witty tunes, a tome and a tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... should have been Shreveport's answer to The Replacements and Husker Du in the '80s -- to the folk-rock collective The Gourds, to his latest ever-evolving role as the leader and embodiment of Shinyribs, a Louisiana soul/swamp pop band comprised ...


  5. Shinyribs brings the - Medicine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    ... the focal point is singer, songwriter and guitarist Kevin Russell, aka Mr. Shinryribs. The former co-leader of the Gourds, as anti-slick a band as you'll ever come across, has been reborn as a showman, large of frame yet deft on his feet, still with ...


  6. Austin360 On The Record: Shinyribs, Curtis McMurtry, Scott H. Biram and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    Shinyribs, "I Got Your Medicine." Fully expanded from the original quartet to an eight-piece juggernaut with the Tijuana Train Wreck Horns and the Shiny Soul Sisters, Kevin Russell's Shinyribs has pushed the broad boundaries of Americana music even further out than he did during his two decades with the Gourds.


  7. The 10 Coolest Shinyribs Songs to DateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... of the favorite songs he's written. While some hangers-on still can't get over the fact that his previous band, the Gourds, is no more, Russell has already compiled an impressive body of work under the Shinyribs aegis, having released four albums in ...


  8. Shinyribs' Medicine Show Is His Best One YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... and yes, he achieved a lot of fame and made a lot of money with that other little Austin group he was in called the Gourds, the countrified party band that was together for 19 years and built up a legion of global fans and likely set records for ...


  9. ShinyribsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Houston Press

    Kevin Russell will cure what ails you. The man now calling himself Shinyribs ascended from the remains of beloved swamp-boogie outfit The Gourds, reinventing himself as an artist whose stage clothes come from Soul Train Fashions in New Orleans, whose beard comes straight out of Santa's workshop and whose sound positions him as an unlikely but ... (more)


  10. Shinyribs makes new album in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    ... he act as a weekly side project at Under the Volcano around 2010, while he was still active in the roots ensemble the Gourds. These days the Gourds are on hiatus, as Russell pours his time into Shinyribs.