Pat Ferguson & The Sundown Sound: Album Release Show featuring members of Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, Wheelhouse and more TBA!
Originally making waves as a founding member and lead guitarist for long time Midwest music scene staple, Smokin' Bandits, Pat Ferguson has emerged as a renowned and nationally recognized solo performer, songwriter, and vocalist, channeling Southern influence in Americana, Bluegrass, and Folk, with a dark Country backbone and sweet Midwestern vocals.
Based in Madison, WI, Pat has announced the Spring 2018 release of his first full-length solo effort, Light of Day / Dark of Night. Produced by Adam Greuel of Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, the record showcases a collection of original music deeply rooted in his core influences; the output of the songs, instrumentation, and harmony putting forth a unique blend of power and beauty that also shines through in the live performances he brings to the table. Featuring guest contributions from the likes of Jacob Jolliff (Yonder Mountain String Band), Kyle Keegan (Ben Howard), Kenny Leiser (Wheelhouse), Chad Staehly (Hard Working Americans & Great American Taxi), Sarah Vos (Dead Horses), and Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, Light of Day / Dark of Night is a pure representation of the power of musical collaboration, chronicling a journey that will speak to music lovers of all genres and generations. Pat will be on tour the Spring, Summer, and Fall of 2018 with his band, The Sundown Sound, in support of the record.
In fifteen years of touring, Pat has shared the stage and performed with Grammy Award winners, Country Music and Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame members, and countless other world-class musicians including Merle Haggard, Little Feat, Dr. John, Jason Isbell, Todd Snider, Great American Taxi, Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, Dead Horses, The People Brothers Band, Bill Miller, Trampled by Turtles, Chicago Farmer, and many more.