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    “Dank Mississippi” Released February 4, 2020

    Chicago rockers The JAB are debuting a new track “Dank Mississippi” off their upcoming LP ‘CONSUME’ which will be released on Feb 4th.

    “Dank Mississippi” follows on the heels of the previously released single “Riot” which American Songwriter dubbed “a gritty protest anthem that feels like a dose of adrenaline.” Additional praise came from PopMatters which wrote, “The Jab finds the sweet spot between blues and punk…It’s soulful, complex, and the sound of smoldering rock ‘n’ roll ambitions and swagger presented in an infectious package.”

    The JAB frontman Jam Alker was showcasing his punk-blues aesthetic for major labels on the Chicago club circuit just a handful of years ago. With the world at his fingertips, he swapped his guitar for the needle and disappeared for nearly a decade.

    In 2014, the birth of his daughter finally flipped the life or death switch and he began treatment. An arduous journey of detox and song-writing therapy laid the foundation for his debut LP, ‘CONSUME.’

    Tom Stukel, Terry Byrne, Ryan Herrick, and Alex Piazza—all seasoned, dynamic players —collaborate with Jam on blue-collar thinking-man’s music, delivered with grit and transparency.

    The result is the bluesy, post-classic rock, modern sludge rock record CONSUME. With bite-sized versions of Led Zeppelin’s monstrously thick-grooved riffs, the sensibilities of a Black Keys album, and an often-deep southern melody, CONSUME is the darkest feel-good record in years.

    The JAB is releasing its first single “Riot” on Dec. 13, 2019, and will be touring throughout 2020 in support of the release of CONSUME out on Feb. 4, 2020.

    Upcoming tour with Crobot
    Feb 05 Scottsdale, AZ- Pub Rock
    Feb 06 Las Vegas, NV- Counts V’amp
    Feb 07 Los Angeles, CA- Viper Room
    Feb 08 Reno, NV- Cargo
    Feb 09 Sacramento, CA- Holy Diver
    Feb 11 Fresno, CA- Strummers
    Feb 13 Spokane, WA- The Pin
    Feb 14 Seattle, WA- Funhouse
    Feb 16 Boise, ID- The Shredder
    Feb 18 Ft Collins, CO- Aggie Theater
    Feb 19 Denver, CO- Lost Lake
    Feb 20 Amarillo, TX- Hoots Pub
    Feb 21 Dallas, TX- Gas Monkey
    Feb 22 Corpus Christi, TX- House of Rock
    Feb 23 Houston, TX- Acadia
    Feb 25 Austin, TX- Come and Take it Live
    Feb 26 Monroe, LA- Live Oaks
    Feb 27 Nashville, TN- Basement East
    Feb 28 Johnson City, TN- Capones
    Feb 29 Baltimore, MD- Angels Rock Bar Power Plant

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