Artists

BUILT LIKE ALASKA

BUILT LIKE ALASKA

Band Members: Neil Jackson-vocals/guitar Matt Candelario-bass David Burtch-drums Susane Reis-keyboards/vocals Sean Norman- guitars Bio: The isolation of the Central Valley has provided Built Like Alaska (Neil Jackson-vocals/guitar, Matt Candelario-bass,...
CUB COUNTRY

CUB COUNTRY

Band Members: Jeremy Chatelain Bio: Formed in 1999 as a side project for then Jets to Brazil bassist Jeremy Chatelain, Cub Country has always been a highly collective effort. With Jeremy at the helm penning and singing the songs, a rotating cast...
DAVID DONDERO

DAVID DONDERO

Bio: There are dive bars, cafes, clubs, and street corners in countless towns that give road-weary musicians an opportunity to play yet again for anyone that will listen. Places that realize a musician too, can be a working stiff. Endless tours and...
FOUR STARS

FOUR STARS

Bio: It’s been a struggle. Youth disintegrates, maturity comes (hopefully) and with it some sense of vision and place. But it’s never easy. Or simple. This was supposed to be for stars major label debut after 3 previous releases, all garnering the...
JACKPOT

JACKPOT

Bio: With lyrics that strike your humbling cords, and a beat that refuses to let you stagnate, Jackpot's latest treat smacks you back to the good ol' days like your first kiss. Even though the band's secret is its simplicity and tight progressions...
JET BY DAY

JET BY DAY

Bio: The apex of over 300 live shows along side Cursive, Braid, Jucifer, Hey Mercedes and more, over the span of three and a half years, Jet By Day's third full-length, The Vulture, packs a road-weary punch. According to band's lead singer David Matysiak,...
JOAQUINA

JOAQUINA

Bio: With a slight ya'llternative twang and subtle moo-wave flare, Joaquina brings out the definitive raw end of rock-n-roll that was left out years ago. Indulging its listeners with the anecdotes of small town living, Joaquina is able to rekindle those...
KEVIN SALEM

KEVIN SALEM

Bio: Once named one of the "best songwriters of the year" by Rolling Stone magazine, singer/songwriter Kevin Salem has also produced other artist's records (Giant Sand, Chocolate Genius) in addition to issuing his own. Salem released a pair of albums...
M. WARD

M. WARD

Band Members: M. Ward Bio: M. WARD is a guitarist/singer who has been recording with his band RODRIGUEZ for the past 6 years. Their first album "Swing like a metronome" (Devil in the woods) was recorded by Jason Lytle of Grandaddy. Ward is currently...
MATT KEATING

MATT KEATING

Bio: He's one of the great underground singer/songwriters of the '90s, his insightful, lyrically inventive songs and melodic tunecraft consistently praised by critics and fans alike. And now he's back. Matt Keating, critically acclaimed songwriter,...
NIK FREITAS

NIK FREITAS

Band Members: Nik Bio: Driving down highway 99's 400 miles of endless asphalt one could unknowingly pass by Visalia, a town in the heart of the central San Joaquin Valley of California. This isolated valley could be seen as uninspiring, but out of...
SLOW TRUCKS

SLOW TRUCKS

Band Members: David Mitchell - guitar, vocals Melissa Funk - drums Billy Carter - bass   Bio: Via Matthew Johnson, Birdman Records / Harte Recordings -ahhh...the slow trucks. A 3-Piece California band, now residing in San Francisco. They...

SMUT – THE MOVIE

Inside Every Weirdo Lies a Hero Inspired by a dream visit by his mother, wide-eyed idealist Marty O’Neill (Lee Holmes – Erosion, The Salton Sea ) takes to the road on a quest for something that will give his life meaning. When his motorcycle bre...
THE HEAVENLY STATES

THE HEAVENLY STATES

Bio: The Heavenly States' first record, a self-titled North American release featuring guitar, keyboards, violin, drums and bass is quickly establishing itself as a sleeper hit of 2003 with monstrous potential. The rock quartet from Oakland, CA that...
THE MINDERS

THE MINDERS

Bio: The pop group The Minders was formed by Martyn Leaper and Robert Schneider in Denver, CO in the fall of 1995. Schneider was a co-founder of the Elephant 6 Recording Company, a collective of far-flung and curious acts dedicated to the DIY ethic...
THE MOTHER HIPS

THE MOTHER HIPS

Bio: Formed in Chico, CA, in 1991, earthy pop jam rockers the Mother Hips moved up from bar band status through a series of regional tours and built a sizable fan base in California. Songwriter, vocalist, and guitarist Tim Bluhm, guitarist Greg Loiacono,...
VARIOUS ARTISTS

VARIOUS ARTISTS

Bio: The album that started it all here at Future Farmer Recordings. Inbred: Sounds of the San Joaquin Valley collects some of the best music from the valley and delivers it straight to your ears, wherever you may be. Track Listing: 1. Fields...
VIRGIL SHAW

VIRGIL SHAW

Bio: In February 2003, after 5 albums with the seminal alt country band Dieselhed (Bong Load Records) and one solo album, Quad Cities (Future Farmer Recordings), Virgil is set to release his most accomplished and fully realized collection of songs....