Wanderers through the watering holes of late night Kings County may have stumbled upon Evan Fricks, a Southern Gothic crooner with the energy of a lightning bolt, weaving the dark and enchanting tales of Ole Fateful. Born in north Georgia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, Fricks has spent the past several years in New York City honing his craft — namely, songs of loss and redemption brought to life by the synergy between band members Jae Ko (slide guitar), Krystine Summers (accordion,banjo) , Rob Hellyer (bass), and Ryan Hayden (drums). The band recently visited us at Serious Business Music in DUMBO, Brooklyn, to perform a handful of brand new songs from their upcoming LP.
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