news of importance

In the new year we'll be making our Ravenna/Greenlake debut at the Latona Pub on Sunday, January 14.  We're pleased to announce a return to the Lagunitas TapRoom on Thursday, February 1.   And on behalf of year-end celebrants the world over, we're ecstatic to be part of the Parliament Tavern's New Year's Eve festivities on Sunday, December 31.


The West Seattle Junction has posted an interview with SST&B.  In the aftermath of the band's performance at this year's West Seattle Summerfest, Mitch Kief spoke with Steve, Charley and Scott M.X.

Read the interview here.


The new South Sound Tug & Barge tee shirts are in.  Featuring our Resistance Songs insignia, the black two-color shirts come in men's and women's sizes.  Get 'em at the gigs, and if you can't make the gigs, send us a message and we'll make arrangements with you.

A three-man guitar, banjo and accordion act of defiance, mixing classics and originals, old-time tunes, modern-day punk, freedom, Irish tunes, love, union tubthumpers, resistance, country & western, bluegrass, reggae, gospel, liberation and alcohol.



DECEMBER 19 2017

8pm, no cover

Two sets


SST&B's Second Annual Holiday Extravaganza.  Come for a cheerfully resistant evening of holiday classics and the band's own material.  They guy with a beard might even show.



4210 SW Admiral Way,

Seattle, WA 98116

new album -- point defiance

On April 6, 2017, the Cascadia Electronic Recording Company released South Sound Tug & Barge's brand new eleven-song album Point Defiance.  Featuring originals and other peoples' songs, Point Defiance captures SST&B's classic live sound and spreads it generously across the music spectrum.


Click the album cover for more info.

pigeon point breakdown

Q:  What did one activist butt cheek say to the other activist butt cheek?

A:   Together we can stop this shit!