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Latest News for Lucas Ohio

1/22/14: New Article!

Featured in the Pleasanton Weekly is a heart-felt article by writer Jessica Lipsky on the making of Slingshot Kid, and the inspiration of his late mother on the writing and making of this critically acclaimed CD.

1/1/14: Mojo Magazine Review!

What better way to start off the New Year than with a great review – three stars! – in Mojo Magazine! Click the magazine cover below to read.

8/24/13: Podcast of KFOG interview on 8/23/13!

Hear Lucas Ohio's interview and live performance from his recent visit to The KFOG Morning Show!

6/24/13: Lucas Ohio’s Latest CD Slingshot Kid Now Available!

Just finished and available at concerts, select music outlets, and through CD Baby, is Lucas Ohio’s latest CD Slingshot Kid.

6/15/13: New (old) Video Posted!

Keith W. Criss recently found a vintage Lucas Ohio performance with his original band the Shamblers! Click HERE to watch the video of "Domino" performed back on June 28, 2008 at the Atascadero Lake Park. Featuring Lucas Ohio Pattie (voice & guitar) and Colby James (drums).

More Video Posted!

Here and on YouTube are posted recent performances by the band. Keith W. Criss, the band's creative director for their merchandise, posters, and more including videography and photography, has produced songs recently performed by the band at San Francisco's Red Devil Lounge, Yoshi's, and Slim's. Click HERE to watch the new video of "I'll Tell You Son" recorded during a jam in the kitchen of the Old School Studio during a recording break on May 19, 2012!

Lucas Ohio & the Shamblers in the News -- More Recent Press!

Click HERE to take you to recent articles in newspaper and magazines, and to learn more about Lucas and the band!

Just posted are three recent articles! One's a feature from the front page of the Bay Area's Martinez News-Gazette -- a great story about Lucas's musical path to date. Another, and most recent, is the Gilroy Dispatch's second feature on Lucas looking back at his South County roots – and on where he's headed. Still a third is from Santa Rosa's Press Democrat, which enjoys the largest circulation on the California North Coast. Other recent features are from Diablo Magazine, The Tribune/San Luis Obispo, Gilroy Dispatch, Pleasanton Weekly, and more.

Shake it Up! Some New and Unearthed Photos

Click HERE to check out photos of Lucas Ohio and the band, some new, some from the vault. Most recent photo added features Lucas with Toots Hibbert of Toots and the Maytals, and others you'll want to see including photos of Lucas with Jackie Greene, Charlie Musselwhite, Bo Diddley, and more!

KFOG Radio's Local Scene CD 10 Schedule for Release in August 2013 Features Lucas Ohio

Lucas Ohio's song "Always See You (Wide Awake)" from his third album Slingshot Kid will be included on San Francisco/San Jose's KFOG (104.4/97.7) Local Scene 10 CD set for release in August 2013.

KFOG describes the annual compilation CD as a "collection of some of the best bands and singer-songwriters emerging from the vibrant Northern California music scene." Lucas Ohio is fortunate to have also been featured on Local Scene 6 CD in 2009 when KFOG’s producers chose to include “All Good People” from his second album, Steps Toward Home.