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Flanelhed began in 1993 when founding guitarist and songwriter Murf reconnected with high school friend Chris Matthews & has since been playing all over the Bay Area. They released they’re first CD in 1996. In 1997 played to a near sold out crowd opening for Y&T at the Edge in Palo Alto. Throughout this period Flanelhed opened for such acts as “Big Brother & The Holding Company”, “The Average White Band” and “Laundry” (featuring Herb Alexander from Primus), as well as continuing to headline their own shows at New Georges in San Rafael, 19 Broadway in Fairfax, as well as several San Francisco & East Bay clubs.
From 1999 to 2004 Flanelhed explored a more acoustic/unplugged sound & released Chameleon in 1999 & Little Black Dog in 2003.
In 2004 They returned to their rock/electric roots & in 2008 released their 4th CD Amnesia. In early March of 2012 Flanelhed completed their 5th CD “Static” By March end, Flanelhed was signed to Global Recording Artists out of Petaluma, CA.
"this CD [Static] and it's 11 quality original songs may be their long awaited head-banging breakthrough."
— Paul Liberatore, Marin Independent Journal 2012
Flanelhed and their record label are busy promoting “Static”.
On September 29th 2012, Flanelhed played their biggest show to date, The 45th Anniversary of the historic Monterey Pop Festival.
Saturday June 8th of this year, Flanelhed performed at the Novato Art & Wine Festival before “The Tubes”.
Flanelhed is on top of their game right now with their blend of classic rock roots combined with modern progressive rock.
While the immediate focus is promoting “Static”, Flanelhed continues to write new material for their next release.