Monday, June 27, 2011


Singer-songwriter act The Wealthy West, aka Brandon Kinder of indie rock band The Rocketboys, will kick off a tour of the Midwest/Southeast in July in support of his recently released solo EP, Volume 1.
Currently heating up the blogosphere with tracks like “Love Is Not Enough,”  “Not A Pretty Pair” and “Home,” Kinder is establishing himself as one of the most exciting new singer-songwriter’s around through a swell of online grass-roots support.  “Employing a pensive demeanor and a forlorn timbre, Kinder delivers short, melancholic tunes with a powerful affect” ( 
“Every song on Volume 1 is a home run, from the steadfast “Give Me Resurrection” to the forlorn “Home.” Its unrelenting quality and minimalist, down-home charm make the 5-song tour de force reminiscent of — and every bit as good as — The Avett Brothers’ Gleam EPs,” ( 
“Labeling this an impressive first solo release is in fact an understatement,” (
Don’t miss The Wealthy West on tour in July!
The Wealthy West Tour Dates:
July 7 - Dallas, TX - Opening Bell
July 8 - Oklahoma City, OK - The Blue Door
July 9 - Wichita, KS - Mead’s Corner
July 10 - Tulsa, OK - The Church Studio
July 11 - Kansas City, MO - Davey’s Uptown
July 12 - St. Louis, MO - Cicero’s
July 13 - Fayetteville, AR - George’s Majestic
July 14 - Hot Springs, AR - Maxine’s
July 15 - Memphis, TN – Otherlands
July 17 – Nashville, TN – 12th and Porter
July 18 - Columbia, SC - The Watershed
July 19 - Macon, GA - Golden Bough
July 20 - Atlanta, GA - Smith’s Olde Bar
July 21 - Baton Rouge, LA - The Haven
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