Tag Archives: Cobey Rouse

Interview – Cobey Rouse – ComeToUnity Artists & Action Concert Series

Rebecca Marx

There is a resistance happening in the hearts and minds of many in our country, and right here at home Cobey Rouse, the frontman for the local band batterboy has created ComeToUnityArtists & Action Concert Series to build a community for the purpose of making positive change. The first concert is happening on February 26th at The Nomad World Pub to support the ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union). To learn more about ComeToUnity, Rift spoke to Rouse about it. Continue reading

batteryboy at The Warming House

batteryboy is an orchestral indie rock group featuring Cobey Rouse, Eric Carranza, Hilary James and Kahlil Brewington. batteryboy has been described by 89.3 The Current’s Andrea Swensson as “…reminiscent of Cloud Cult’s acoustic work and neo-folkies like Bon Iver.” Americana UK’s 7/10 album review of batteryboy’s debut up for air says batteryboy “remind me of The National, particularly the passion the members of both bands put in when delivering their performances.”

The Warming House, Minneapolis. Friday Jun 10, 2016. Doors 7:30 PM, show 8:00 PM. $10 – $15

Interview – Cobey Rouse of batteryboy – before the silence breaks

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By Rebecca Marx

Photo Credit: Jason Larkin

batteryboy has been keeping us wanting and waiting, and in this day of instant musical gratification and sensory overload, maybe that is just the right thing to do. Continue reading