In August 2017 I got to cover the Co-Cal Hoedown festival in Santa Ana, CA and the day's single best performance came via San Diego-spawned cowpunk-roots rockers the Farmers, a direct descendent of the Beat Farmers (you can read my review of the event HERE). Now comes news that the legendary band's 1985 album 'Tales of the New West' is being reissued via a deluxe edition this spring! Here is the media release...Robert Kinsler
The Beat Farmers classic 1985 debut album 'Tales of the New West' getting the deluxe treatment via upcoming reissue from Blixa Sounds
Features a second CD, 'Live at the Spring Valley Inn, 1983.'
Single LP vinyl to be released on May 7, 2021.