SATURDAY, APRIL 25, 2015
The Crooked Streets is a 5 piece gypsy folk and soul band from Denver, Colorado. Their music is for fans of Josh Ritter, Iron and Wine and early Tom Waits. They have shared the stage with many different Colorado acts including Dragondeer, Anthony Ruptak, Edison and Sawmill Joe to name a few. They have also shared the spotlight with national acts like Brown Bird, Hoots and Hellmouth, and Hymn For Her.
In early 2014, The Crooked Streets released their 1st studio album titled “From a Seed”. The idea of crooked streets came from a Bright Eyes track, “I Must Belong Somewhere”.
They are comprised of singer/rhythm guitarist Mathias Olson, drummer Logan Barrier, violinist Stephanie Miller, bassist Chris Loftus, and lastly electric guitarist Jeffrey Malek. From time to time you might catch them with mandolin player Mark Emde, and trumpeter Johanes Stehle Jr.
The Crooked Streets are currently playing in the Denver front range area garnering attention from music fans and venue owners. With gritty vocals, meaningful heartfelt lyrics, catchy melodies, and skillful musicianship this band has a signature sound blending Gypsy Jazz, Folk Rock and Soul music. They call it Gypsy Folk’n’Soul.