Texas Hippie Coalition

Texas Hippie Coalition

Upon first glance of the Texas Hippie Coalition, one may come to the conclusion that they are an intimidating group that lives up to the cliché of their nickname “band of outlaws.” However, looking a little closer at lead vocalist Big Dad Ritch, bassist John Exall, guitarists Randy Cooper and Crawfish, and drummer Ryan Bennett; it’s hard to ignore that they are indeed much more than meets the eye. They are a loyal and talented “band of brothers” who consider themselves just as much family as they are band mates.

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Texas Hippie Coalition Takes To The Road For Fall Dates

Red Dirt metal heroes Texas Hippie Coalition have confirmed a string of shows throughout November and into December as the band continues to tour in support of it’s Carved Records’ sophomore effort, Peacemaker. The band, who have been touring since before the Peacemaker disc was released in August had the opportunity to share the stage… Read more »


Texas Hippie Coalition Confirm US Tour Including Dates with Lynyrd Skynyrd

Red dirt metal rockers Texas Hippie Coalition are set to hit the road in support of their new album ‘Peacemaker’ (Carved Records/August 14) including four shows opening for legendary Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrdin September. Initial tour dates are listed below with a wealth more dates to be announced shortly that will fill the band’s calendar… Read more »


Texas Hippie Coalition – Band of Outlaws

“We’re the band of outlaws…call us THC.”  So begins the first song on Texas Hippie Coalitions’s latest album, Peacemaker.  An intriguing blend of Southern rock and screaming metal, THC is led by Big Dad Ritch, an imposing, tattooed hulk of a man who looks like a menacing cross between a football lineman and a member of an outlaw… Read more »


Texas Hippy Coalition – Peacemaker

Most bands like to tell you they are doing something unique.  However, after listening to the music, most of the time those claims are disappointingly found to be nothing more than publicity hype.  Ladies and gentlemen, meet Texas Hippie Coalition.  These guys are the real deal. A blend of Southern rock influences that draws from bands as diverse… Read more »


Texas Hippie Coalition Premieres Video for Raucous Single “Turn It Up”

Red dirt metal rockers, Texas Hippie Coalition, released the new video for their explosive single “Turn It Up” yesterday. The Texas-based quartet enlisted Clark Deal (Chaotic Studios) to direct the video that premiered exclusively on AOL Noisecreep. “‘Turn It Up’ is just a fun song I wrote so girls could dance on poles to some… Read more »