::In 2013 by admin

A fixture in the Little Rock, Ark., music scene, Luke Hunsicker dedicated his life to making music. Unfortunately, that life was cut short at the young age of 29 by brain cancer.

Hunsicker was known for playing bass in a variety of bands in the Little Rock area, including the Silver Swirly, Sugar and the Raw, and, of course, American Princes.

The charismatic bassist was part of the American Princes as they worked hard to build their following. As the band moved up from local favorites to a national touring band, Hunsicker was with them every Read the rest of this entry »

::In 2012 by admin

Take a close look at the album “A Close Look At Other People” to get some real perspective on your personal universe – of sound. For “A Close Look At Other People,” the band takes a closer look at other people’s music in order to find the music within and without. There’s really no better way to get a closer look at other people than “A Close Look At Other People.” It’s like getting one hundred psychologists injected straight into your blood stream, giving you the Read the rest of this entry »

::In 2012 by admin

Really good bands don’t always get the recognition they deserve through mainstream radio airplay and an example of this is the indie rock band American Princes. Originally formed in 2003 in Little Rock, Arkansas, American Princes is a 4 man band with members Collins Kilgore on lead guitar and vocals, Matthew Quin on drums, David Slade on rhythm guitar and vocals, and Will Boyd on lead guitar and the keyboard. They’ve had 4 studio releases between the years 2003 and 2008, but some Read the rest of this entry »

::In 2012 by admin

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Anyone who has followed the American Princes during their meteoric climb through the indie rock scene is sure to feel an odd mix of both joy and sorrow when they fire up this self-titled EP.

Let’s get the sorrow out of the way. As many of you know, Luke Hunsicker, the bass player, passed away after a two-year battle with brain cancer. His death would go on to precipitate the eventual breakup of the band. There’s an odd sense of melancholy and nostalgia when you hear these tracks. It’s also what makes this little EP one of their strongest works.

Now let’s talk about why you’ll love it. If you’re an American Princes fan and you’ve followed their work from the beginning then you can’t help but fall in love with this five-song collection. Featuring full-length tracks with written material from all three members, these tracks represent everything you came to love about this cherished indie rock band.

Originally recorded in 2009 you can now download these tracks courtesy of Reynolds Records.

::In 2011 by admin

When people want to learn about the American history in music, they need to know about the reasons to use a guide to unearthing American princes musical influences. By having this guide, the person will notice it can be rather easy to start to find out about the history of music in America, but also the influence this style has had.

The main reason to use these guides are they will generally teach people about the different styles that were Read the rest of this entry »

::In 2011 by admin

American Princes released their very second album entitled “Little Spaces” in the year of 2004. This album was written and recorded during the cold and early months of 2004. This album was launched relatively quickly soon after their first album was released. They wasted no time getting back into the studio and working on their second one. “In the Dark,” and “I Want to be Good” are two songs that are featured off this album. These songs will definitely put you in a powerful mood and make you feel Read the rest of this entry »

::In 2011 by admin

We are the People, is an album by American Princes. This album features many songs such as, Shock and Awe, and Ruling Class. If you love American Princes, then you will definitely love this album. This album was released on Max Recordings, after the group was stranded at TGI Fridays in New Jersey for 3 weeks. This album is very inspirational for those who can relate to it. That is definitely what makes a person fall in love with Read the rest of this entry »

::In 2011 by admin

American Princes Indie is a rock groupie band which owes its roots to Little Rock, Arkansas. The band formed in 2003, with original band members being David Slade, John Beachboard and Matthew Quin. In 2006, the group was joined by Will Boyd on guitar. Tragically, brain cancer claimed the life of Luke Hunsicker in 2010. Hunsicker had joined the band in 2004 for their first national tour.

Although influenced by many other styles of music over the last eight years perhaps their main Read the rest of this entry »