Exclusive Shovels & Rope Interview

Husband and wife duo Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent of Shovels & Rope put on a show just as energy-filled and soulful as you would imagine. When the couple recently brought their unique ‘sloppy tonk‘ sound to Austin for a taping of the Austin City Limits TV Show, we were able to catch up with them about everything from their festival strategy to the magic of on-stage web-weaving.

Watch below!



“It’s mainly about finding the plane where we are vibrating at the same velocity and when we can do that, well that’s a hell of a show.”
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If you haven’t seen their live performance, you definitely won’t want to miss your chance to see them this October!