Clarkesville, GA, November 16, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Saint Francis was created by front man, Scott Baston, in 2007 after leaving the highly successful touring band Moonshine Still. The band’s creative sound is an infusion of roots rock, Americana, and Jam-band music.
After Moonshine, Scott called on an old friend, and fellow troubadour, Mark van Allen, who is the pedal/ lap steel player and harmony vocals. Propelled by stunning guitar work and soulful vocals their talents help complete the steady groove and unique expression for the Saint Francis sound.
The band has had several incarnations and the current members have played with bands from all genres, including Grammy award winners Sugarland, the Indigo Girls, Blueground Undergrass, Warren Haynes and Government Mule, and many more. Formerly of Macon now based in Athens, GA the band has recently been signed to Krossover Records out of California.
Look for great things out of this stellar band, and join them in their Bubble as they reach new heights of musical expression. Obadiah opens the show with a hefty mix of country fried Southern rock. Info: 706-839-7467
“Saint Francis” is propelled by seamless jams with stunning guitar work, keyboard solos and soulful vocals that rise with the spirit of Georgia’s churches.” -Everything Alabama
“Saint Francis” is a band with a unique sound. In the nearly 6 years the band has been touring, it has created a reputation for powerful guitar and keyboard work mixed with strong rhythms and soulful vocals.” -First Coast Community, Jacksonville, FL