Stanley Brinks is the adopted moniker of Andre Herman Dune. founding member of....Herman Dune. One of the most consistent and exciting songwriters of the last decade, his Stanley B material is simple, amusing and intelligent with nods towards Trinidadian Calypso and Jonathon Richman.
A legendary figure of the NYC Antifolk community, Ish Marquez music incorporates the rhythmic power of Nuyorican Roots with 50's soul vocal harmonies, 60's rock, and 70's punk energy into a sound and style that is wholly original. He is one of those rare performers who look as though it's his last moment on earth every time he picks up a guitar.
Nov 22 : Ish Marquez, Stanley Brinks and Dave Beauchamp (of the Jeff Lewis band) Coventry : The Tin Angel : Medieval Spon Street, CV1 3AX : £4 door
Nov 23 : Ish Marquez, Stanley Brinks and Dave Beauchamp (of the Jeff Lewis band) Nottingham : Rosy Lee's Tea House : 17 Broad Street, Hockley, NG1 3AJ ;
Nov 25 : Ish Marquez and Stanley Brinks: Crypt below Take Five, Norwich : 17 Tombland, NR3 1HF : £5 door ;
Nov 26 : Ish Marquez, Stanley Brinks: Tiger Lounge : 5 Cooper Street, Manchester M2 2FW :
Nov 27 : Jeffrey Lewis, Ish Marquez, Stanley Brinks play: Birmingham Bar Academy 51 Dale End, B4 7LS : Ish and Stan support sets.
Nov 28 : Jeffrey Lewis, Ish Marquez, Stanley Brinks, Withered Hand Edinburgh : Henry's Cellar Bar (Late Show 11pm - 3am) : 8 Morrison Street, EH3 8BJ : Ish, Stan, Withered Hand :
Nov 29 : Jeffrey Lewis, Ish Marquez, Stanley Brinks play Carlisle : The Brickyard : 14 Fisher St, CA3 8RN
Nov 30 : Ish Marquez and Stanley Brinks play Brighton : OIB records night @ The Hope : 11-12 Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3WA : £6 door
Dec 1 : Ish Marquez, Stanley Brinks, Freschard and Congregation play London : Nambucca : Stanley Brinks headlining : 596 Holloway Road, N7 6LB ; with Congregation ;
Dec 2 : London : The Betsey Trotwood : 56 Farringdon Rd, Clerkenwell, EC1R 3BL : Ish Marquez with Phil King & The Olive Fields, Extradition Order, Thee Intolerable Kidd
Dec 3 : LONDON: St Aloysius Church : Wave Pictures album launch with Ish Marquez : 20 Phoenix Rd, NW1 1TA