Posted on February 12, 2018
Hey Everyone! Manzanita Falls is hitting the ground running! We just finished recording our new upcoming EP, due out this summer! We will be releasing our first single off our upcoming release on April 7th, at Sebastopol’s new venue, The Star. We’ll be playing with some old friends Trebuchet, and Scarlet Pumps(Chico,CA) as well as some new friends from the San Francisco, Commissure.
Much more announcements coming soon!
Posted on August 14, 2017
We’ve got 3 shows lined up for ya to celebrate the release of our 2nd album Abilene!
September 30th at The Last Record Store in Santa Rosa
October 7th at Hopmonk in Sebastopol with The Breaking from Portland, OR
We are also honored to be one of the recipients of the Next Level music grant! This amazing foundations grant is helping us improve the band in important ways and we are humbled that we were among those selected from the North Bay.
Posted on August 8, 2017
It’s here! Our Second album is available for purchase! You can now find it available on Bandcamp! In the next few days it will be available on Spotify, CD Baby, Amazon, Google Play, I Tunes, ETC, ETC, ETC. And, we have even have T-Shirts available! Please take some time and give it a listen! Share it with friends! Get the word out and come see us play it live!
Posted on July 10, 2017
Ok. Lots of announcements here. First off, We have three big shows!! (One of which is our album release show!)
-July 29th- Expressions College(Emeryville)– It’s our good friend’s Album Release show/ Final Show. Sleepwalk Sunday is playing their last show and they have asked us to share the stage with them on their last night. We will be playing with our old friends Trebuchet, Sharkmouth, and new friends Gaktuse. This is going to be a great show and we hope to see you all there to show support for Sleepwalk Sunday on their last performance. Here is a link to the event page.
-August 5th- Pheonix Theater (Petaluma)- THIS IS THE BIG ONE, OUR ALBUM RELEASE SHOW!– For all you long-time fans, this has been a long time coming. But here it is! Our Sophomore album “Abilene” We will playing at the Pheonix Theater with our good friends Trebuchet, Lungs and Limbs, and Heatwarmer(Seattle). Lagunitas will be sponsoring the event and we will be pulling out all the stops. This has even been announced as the official after-party for the Petaluma Music Festival! Come on out, we promise this will be a show to remember. Here is a link to the event page.
-August 31st- The Uptown (Oakland) This will be a great Oakland show! Stay tuned for all the details as we get closer.
New Write-ups and Music Video!!!
As we are ramping up for our big release, our PR Company, Public Display has been hard at work to get the word out. Here are some of write-ups and reviews our new single and music video have received.
Here is a link to our Music Video on YouTube if you want to check it our for yourself!
In less than a month we will release our second album everywhere! Stay tuned August 5th is right around the corner!
Posted on May 9, 2017
- Lots of exciting things are coming up all at once as we get ready to release our second full length album “Abilene.” We can’t wait to get this album into your hands finally. A lot of time and effort went into the creation of “Abilene” and we hope you love it as much as we do.
- Filming has completed on our first ever music video for the song “Between the Stories” the first single off of “Abilene” which will be released on June 17th via YouTube. The video looks awesome, big thanks to Dogfilm productions for shooting and editing the video.
- June 17th is a big day for us and as part of the roll-out of the single we will be performing Live at HopMonk in Sebastopol, CA at 8pm
- In other news we recently filmed a live interview and performance as part of Onstage with Jim and Tom. You can check it out HERE.
Posted on January 29, 2017
Posted on October 7, 2016
The Drought Cult is a new Santa Rosa band, put together by some good friends and even better musicians. This will be their first show and we are really excited to be sharing this great night with them.
This Show will be happening at Hopmonk Sebastopol on November 12th and we hope to see you all there!
Doors at 8pm/Show at 9pm, $10, 21+
Posted on July 17, 2016
It’s Summer, and we are so close to finishing our second album “Abilene” we can taste it! We have two shows coming up in August. One in San Francisco and one in Penngrove.
More shows and announcements coming soon! MF
Posted on March 23, 2016
We are proud to announce we will be playing The Next Level Showcase! Creative Sonoma and The North Bay Hootenanny are teaming up to bring you the Next Level Showcase and Conference on April 15th, 16th, and 17th. Next Level is designed to celebrate the musical talent and exploration occurring across the County and to provide advice and expertise to help local musicians move their careers forward.www.nextlevelsonoma.com
Friday the 15th and Saturday the 16th, the first two days of Next Level, will be a three-stage showcase of exceptional local and regional musical talent at Events at The Arlene Francis Center in Santa Rosa’s Historic Railroad Square. FRIDAY will feature performances by Mr. December,Oddjob Ensemble, Lungs and Limbs, Manzanita Falls, Rainbow Girls, Kevin Russell & His So Called Friends, The Spindles, Saffell, Cricket, Dale Henry Geist. SATURDAY will feature performances by Royal Jelly Jive,BATTLEHOOCH, Secret Cat, Ashley Allred, Kendra McKinley, The Timothy O’Neil Band, Rags, Sally Haggard, Ismay, The Mosey Boys,Travis Hayes, Kristen Pearce, Sebastian Saint James, Eight Belles, Francesco Echo and ANTIPHONY. The full showcase schedule is posted at www.nextlevelsonoma.com
The third day of Next Level will be a day-long conference at Chop’s Teen Center where attendees from our local music scene can learn directly from regional and national music industry professionals. Panel discussions will focus on topics including getting booked, developing a fan base and licensing your music, as well as a keynote address from Griff Morris, manager of artist and industry relations at Amazon. The conference will also feature regional musician Lia Rose, whose music has been heard on ABC’s Nashville, in conversation with her producer/engineer Stephen Hart. Other presenters include Al Evers (A-Train Entertainment), Chris Faville (Mongrel Agency), Josh Norek (Regalias Digitales/Latin Alternative Music Conference) Julie Schuchard (Tricycle Records) . Representatives will also be in attendance from the GRAMMY Awards, West Coast Songwriters Association and other national resources. Conference attendees will have the opportunity to submit proposals to win one of five $2,500 grants to help them take their careers to the next level! A schedule of the speakers is at www.nextlevelsonoma.com Hope to see you all there!
Posted on February 18, 2016
At this point we are about 75% done recording our sophomore album “Abilene.” We decided it’s time to stop laying low and start booking shows. If you want us to come play in your town let us know. See you all soon!