11 a.m., Oct. 17
The Whiskey Circle
Leanna May: Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric), Vocals | Brett "Puck" Patterson: Bass (acoustic), Bass guitar, Drums, Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric), Keyboards, Vocals | Daniel Cervantes: Bass guitar, Drums, Guitar (electric), Keyboards, Vocals
RIYL: The Beat Farmers, the Paladins, the Outlaws, Lynyrd Skynyrd, .38 Special, Ed Ghost Tucker, the Midnight Pine, Brothers Weiss, the Black Sands
Inception: San Diego, 2013
Influences: The Band, Loretta Lynn, Wanda Jackson, Johnny Cash, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Velvet Underground, the Beatles, the Beach Boys, Delta Spirit, Shovels and Rope
Based in Mission Hills and founded after the breakup of Leanna May & the Matadors, the Whiskey Circle is fronted by Leanna May and Brett “Puck” Patterson, a husband and wife songwriting duo. Members of the country rock band have been playing together in various ensembles for most of their lives.
A self-titled EP was released in 2014.