ARNAU & THE HONKY TONK LOSERS
Arnau & The Honky Tonk Losers is a band born in autumn 2022, based in Bilbao, with an authentic sound that encompasses various american music styles, such as country, rock and folk. Their original sound includes fast tunes, shuffles and mid-tempos.
At the head of the songwriting is Arnau Coderch, country folk singer-songwriter, founder of the Americana music band “The Wilder Company”, with whom he released 2 albums. At the same time, he has toured venues all over the country, including the USA, playing in various venues and streets of Austin, Texas, composing and recording.
After almost 4 years based in Bilbao, and the self-release of his latest album The Road, featuring his solo compositions, his career crossed paths with Pedro Larrauri, bassist and creator of The Honky Tonk Losers.
Pedro Larrauri, renowned double bass player and bassist in the Bluegrass, Rockabilly, and Rock n Roll scene and a great lover of country, has a long history of membership in bands like Green River, La West, The Big Flyers, Micky and The Buzz, and is the one who has been in charge of recruiting the rest of the line-up, completed by:
Ibai García, well-known and talented guitarist of the Biscayan Blues scene, who besides commanding his own band, has been in the ranks of Lomoken Hoboken, with whom he recorded his 2 LP’s, and River Oaks District.
Íñigo Elexpuru, a highly acclaimed professional drummer, experienced in live performances and national and European tours both as a session drummer and with his bands Akatz, Confluence, Lone Ark, and My Bastard Friend among others, contributes vocals, drums and percussion to this project.