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Song Premiere: Andy Frasco & The U.N. “Tie You Up”

December 16, 2015
: Song Premiere: Andy Frasco & The U.N. “Tie You Up”

On February 26, 2016, Ruf Records will release Happy Bastards the fourth record from Andy Frasco & The U.N.   The album title reflects the band's general attitude as Frasco explains, “I’m trying to bring a different interpretation of what people think the blues is. Not all blues need to be sad and lonesome. I love acts like Wilson Pickett, Marvin Gaye, Buddy Guy, The Band, Samantha Fish, Houndmouth – all those acts made or make the blues their own style.” Rick Parker and John Avila produced Happy Bastards which the band recorded at Lavish Studios and Brando’s Paradise, California and the results reflect the group's mix of  funk, soul, rock and party blues. Today we premiere the first track from the forthcoming release, "Tie You Up." 

Andy Frasco & The U.N. will support the record with an extensive tour and the dates are listed below (with the song itself beneath them).

1/14/2016 Soda Bar San Diego CA
1/15/2016 Bootleg Theater Los Angeles CA
1/21/2016 Boom Boom Room San Francisco CA
1/22/2016 Boom Boom Room San Francisco CA
1/23/2016 Sam Bond's Garage Eugene OR
1/24/2016 Volcanic Theatre Pub Bend OR
1/26/2016 Neurolux Boise ID
1/27/2016 Town Square Tavern Jackson Hole WY
1/28/2016 Shilo Inn Pub Idaho Falls ID
1/29/2016 The State Room Salt Lake City UT
1/30/2016 O.P. Rockwell Park City UT
1/31/2015 Snowbasin Huntsville UT
2/3/2015 Cervantes Other Side Denver CO
2/4/2016 Schmiggity's Steamboat Springs CO
2/5/2016 Ullr's Tavern Winter Park CO
2/6/2016 Hodi's Half Note Ft. Collins CO
2/9/2016 Aggie Central Station Manhattan KS
2/10/2016 Redstone Room Davenport IA
2/11/2016 Knuckleheads Kansas City MO
2/12/2016 Uptown Grill La Salle IL
2/13/2016 Broadway Oyster St.Louis MO
2/14/2016 Sandy Hook Tavern Hazel Green WI
2/17/2016 7TH Street Entry Minneapolis MN
2/18/2016 The Frequency Madison WI
2/19/2016 The Hideout Inn Chicago IL
2/20/2016 Bell's Eccentric Café Kalamazoo MI
2/21/2016 Woodlands Tavern Columbus OH
2/23/2015 Gypsy Sally's Washington DC
2/24/2015 Club Café Pittsburgh PA
2/26/2016 Milkboy Philadelphia PA
2/27/2016 Knitting Factory Brooklyn NY
3/1/2016 Lebrewski Cruise Miami FL
3/2/2015 Lebrewski Cruise Miami FL
3/3/2015 Lebrewski Cruise Miami FL
3/4/2015 Lebrewski Cruise Miami FL
3/5/2015 Lebrewski Cruise Miami FL
3/9/2016 City Bar Lafayette LA
3/10/2016 Neat Monroe LA
3/11/2016 George's Majestic Fayetteville AR
3/12/2016 Shrine Tulsa OK
3/13/2015 Stickyz Little Rock AR
3/15/2016- 3/19/2016 SXSW Austin TX

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