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The Washington Post said it best when they described the music of J. Roddy Walston and the Business as, "Equal parts ragtime, southern trash rock and McCartney-esque classic rock, with some gospel and barbershop thrown in. Think a really twisted version of The Band circa 1969, and you'd be pretty close."

This Southerner originally from the hollers of Tennessee deliver an unparalleled live performance that will have you out of your seat. You can check them out at venues like the Oceanside Pier Amphitheatre in Oceanside, California; Fine Line Music Cafe in Minneapolis, Minnesota; Metro in Chicago, Illinois; Newport Music Hall in Columbus, Ohio; Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Maryland Heights, Missouri; Carroll Park in Baltimore, Maryland; Georgia Theatre in Athens, Georgia; Zilker Park in Austin, Texas; Bottleneck in Lawrence, Kansas; Stubbs BarBQ in Austin, Texas; Troubadour in West Hollywood, California; The Independent in San Francisco, California; Doug Fir Lounge in Portland, Oregon; The Crocodile in Seattle, Washington; Bluebird Theater in Denver, Colorado; Trees in Dallas, Texas; Terminal West in Atlanta, Georgia; Theatre of Living Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Lamberts in Austin, Texas. Stay on top of all this charismatic band's performances and sign up for event updates through StubHub today!


J. Roddy Walston and the Business Background

Nurtured on a steady diet of what he bills as the "music of God," J. Roddy Walston grew up in Cleveland, Tennessee. Walston went on to establish J. Roddy Walston and the Business in 2002 and issued their first EP, Here Comes Trouble, that same year. Two years later, Walston and the Business left the shadows of the Smokey Mountains in the rearview mirror and headed for Baltimore. At the time, his future wife pursued her musical education at the Peabody Conservatory of Music. Throughout the 2000s, the band dedicated their efforts to working on their debut full-length album, Hail Mega Boys, which arrived in 2007, and to focusing on building their credibility as an outstanding act to catch live. They achieved just that and many loyal fans compared them to "AC/DC fronted by Jerry Lee Lewis." It didn't take long for them to begin sharing stages with acts like Lucero, The Black Keys, Shovels & Rope and the Lumineers. They have additionally played high-profile festivals like Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits, with audiences loving every minute of their blissful, yet feverish performances.

While the live concert maintains its place as a crucial component of the entire J. Roddy Walston and the Business experience, Walston recognizes the importance of penning songs away from the tour bus. He said, "I think it's dangerous to write songs when you're on the road, since you're so out of touch with the normal, natural human condition." Prior to crafting tunes for their latest album, Essential Tremors, Walston paused until he was roosted at his Richmond, Virginia, home. Walston said, "I've sort of drifted back down South again. I don't think our band or our music is particularly Southern, but our sense of storytelling and use of language is very much aligned with a more Southern way of life."

But, J. Roddy Walston never stays at home for very long. You can find him this year, criss-crossing the country. Make sure you check out J. Roddy Walston and the Business when they head to your neck of the woods!

J. Roddy Walston and the Business Albums

J. Roddy Walston and the Business' discography is comprised of: Here Come Trouble (2002); LMNEP (2005); Fierce Tiger (2006); Hail Mega Boys (2007); J. Roddy Walston and the Business (2010); and Essential Tremors (2013). J. Roddy Walston said his music has been inspired by Leon Russell, The Rolling Stones, T. Rex, Led Zeppelin and Harry Nilsson.


J. Roddy Walston and the Business Trivia

Many of J. Roddy Walston and the Business' tunes have made their way to TV, including on Beverly Hills 90210, MTV's Caged and Nickelodeon's Glenn Martin D.D.S.


J. Roddy Walston and the Business Concert Experience

If you've never been to a J. Roddy Walston and the Business concert, you are in for a heck of a treat! As the band describes the experience, "Melting all manner of stereotypes into an as-yet-unnamed breed of New American, each performance finds hipsters hugging Teamsters and sweating till it hurts, and art-school cynics and metalheads screaming out every lyric in some gorgeously desperate attempt to connect. There seems to be a competition between the band and the crowd as to who will give more each night." Why would you want to pass up the opportunity to witness a show brimming with madness and happiness at the same time? J. Roddy Walstona and the Business most certainly fall into the category of bands that you need to see live in order to truly appreciate their music and their companion stage presence that brings the experience full circle.

Don't waste another minute sitting at home watching another YouTube video, and pick up your tickets for a J. Roddy Walston and the Business concert. Nothing can replace the camaraderie and the sing-along moments you get from a live concert!

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Thu
18 Sep
J Roddy Walston and the Business Tickets (18+ Event) Sep 18, 2014 9:00 PM
Metro
Chicago, IL
9:00 p.m. CDT
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Fri
19 Sep
J Roddy Watson and The Business Tickets Sep 19, 2014 7:00 PM
Newport Music Hall
Columbus, OH
7:00 p.m. EDT
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Sun
21 Sep
The Point Big Summer Show with Bastille, Capital Cities, Switchfoot, J Roddy Walston and the Business and more Tickets Sep 21, 2014 7:00 PM
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Sat
27 Sep
The Shindig Festival with Janes Addiction, Rise Against, Gogol Bordello, Clutch, Halestrom, J Roddy Walston and the Business and more Tickets Sep 27, 2014 1:00 PM
Carroll Park
Baltimore, MD
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Tue
30 Sep
J Roddy Watson and The Business Tickets Sep 30, 2014 9:00 PM
Georgia Theatre
Athens, GA
9:00 p.m. EDT
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Austin City Limits Festival 3-Day Pass WEEKEND 1 Tickets with Eminem, Pearl Jam, Outkast, Skrillex, Beck, Calvin Harris, Lana Del Rey, Foster the People, Zedd, The Replacements and more (October 3-5, 2014) Oct 03, 2014 12:00 PM
Zilker Park
Austin, TX
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Mon
06 Oct
J Roddy Walston and the Business Tickets Oct 06, 2014 9:00 PM
Bottleneck
Lawrence, KS
9:00 p.m. CDT
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Austin City Limits Festival 3-Day Pass WEEKEND 2 Tickets with Eminem, Pearl Jam, Outkast, Skrillex, Beck, Calvin Harris, Lana Del Rey, Foster the People, The Replacements, Zedd, The Avett Brothers and more (October 10-12, 2014) Oct 10, 2014 12:00 PM
Zilker Park
Austin, TX
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Sat
11 Oct
ACL Fest Late Night - J Roddy Watson and the Business Tickets Oct 11, 2014 11:30 PM
Stubbs BarBQ
Austin, TX
11:30 p.m. CDT
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Thu
16 Oct
J Roddy Walston and The Business Tickets Oct 16, 2014 8:00 PM
Troubadour
West Hollywood, CA
8:00 p.m. PDT
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Fri
17 Oct
J Roddy Watson and The Business Tickets (21+ Event) Oct 17, 2014 9:00 PM
The Independent
San Francisco, CA
9:00 p.m. PDT
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Mon
20 Oct
J Roddy Watson and The Business Tickets (21+ Event) Oct 20, 2014 9:00 PM
Doug Fir Lounge
Portland, OR
9:00 p.m. PDT
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Wed
22 Oct
J Roddy Walston and The Business Tickets Oct 22, 2014 8:00 PM
8:00 p.m. PDT
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25 Oct
Life is Beautiful SATURDAY Tickets with Outkast, Lionel Richie, Flaming Lips, Roots, Alt J, TV on the Radio, Fitz and the Tantrums, Matt and Kim, OK Go, J Roddy Walston and the Business and more Oct 25, 2014 1:00 PM
Downtown Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
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Mon
27 Oct
J Roddy Walston and the Business Tickets (16+ Event) Oct 27, 2014 9:00 PM
9:00 p.m. MDT
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Wed
29 Oct
J Roddy Walston and the Business Tickets Oct 29, 2014 9:00 PM
Trees
Dallas, TX
9:00 p.m. CDT
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Mon
03 Nov
J Roddy Walston and the Business Tickets (18+ Event) Nov 03, 2014 9:00 PM
Terminal West
Atlanta, GA
9:00 p.m. EST
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Thu
06 Nov
J Roddy Walston and the Business Tickets (18+ Event) Nov 06, 2014 8:00 PM
The Sinclair
Cambridge, MA
8:00 p.m. EST
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Sat
08 Nov
J Roddy Walston and The Business Tickets Nov 08, 2014 8:30 PM
Theatre of Living Arts
Philadelphia, PA
8:30 p.m. EST
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Fri
05 Dec
The Big Ticket with Fall Out Boy, Weezer, Alt-J, Young the Giant, Chevelle, New Politics, J Roddy Walston and the Business, Big Data and more Tickets Dec 05, 2014 1:00 PM
Metropolitan Park
Jacksonville, FL
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Sun
07 Dec
The Big Orlando with Fall Out Boy, Weezer, Young the Giant, Dirty Heads, J Roddy Walston adn the Business, Big Data, Bear Hands and more Tickets Dec 07, 2014 1:00 PM
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Wed
31 Dec
J Roddy Walston and the Business Tickets (21+ Event) Dec 31, 2014 10:00 PM
Lamberts
Austin, TX
10:00 p.m. CST
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