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What's So Funny About Peace, Love And Los Straitjackets

Los Straitjackets - What's So Funny About Peace, Love And Los Straitjackets

For the past three Decembers, America’s Lucha Libre guitar heroes Los Straitjackets have toured with Nick Lowe for his Christmas-themed Quality Holiday Revue, performing classics old and new with the Jesus of Cool. Van discussions with Nick’s co-producer Neil Brockbank led to the speculation: What would Nick’s songs sound like as instrumentals? There was only one way to answer the question. Los Straitjackets delved into Nick’s catalog - from Brinsley Schwarz through Rockpile to his late career as a soulful pop stylist - and came up with original arrangements of some of Nick’s most iconic songs.

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FEATURED TRACK

"(What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding"

TRACK LISTING

  1. 1. Shake And Pop
  2. 2. All Men Are Liars
  3. 3. Lately I’ve Let Things Slide
  4. 4. You Inspire Me
  5. 5. Rollers Show
  6. 6. (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding
  7. 7. I Read A Lot
  8. 8. Half A Boy And Half A Man
  9. 9. Checkout Time
  10. 10. I Live On A Battlefield
  11. 11. Raging Eyes
  12. 12. Cruel To Be Kind
  13. 13. Heart Of The City

Upcoming Tour Dates

  • Aug 22
    Bangor, ME, US AMERICAN FOLK FESTIVAL 2019
  • Aug 22
    Boston, MA, US Los Straitjackets at City Winery
  • Aug 23
    Brownfield, ME, US Los Straitjackets at Stone Mountain Arts Center
  • Sep 13
    Minneapolis, MN, US Nick Lowe and Los Straitjackets with Esther Rose at First Avenue
  • Sep 14
    Iowa City, IA, US Nick Lowe and Los Straitjackets with Esther Rose at Englert Theatre
  • Sep 17
    Toronto, ON, Canada Nick Lowe and Los Straitjackets with Esther Rose at Horseshoe Tavern
  • Sep 18
    Toronto, ON, Canada Nick Lowe and Los Straitjackets with Clusterpluck and Esther Rose at Horseshoe Tavern
  • Sep 20
    Buffalo, NY, US Nick Lowe and Los Straitjackets with Esther Rose at Tralf
  • Sep 21
    Millvale, PA, US Nick Lowe and Los Straitjackets with Esther Rose at Mr. Smalls Theatre
  • Sep 22
    Charleston, WV, US Nick Lowe and Los Straitjackets with Patty Griffin at Culture Center Theater
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