Ty Garrett Segall, who goes by Ty Segall as his performative name, is an American multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and record producer who has achieved remarkable success as a solo artist. Growing up in Laguna Beach, Ty Segall first became interested in music in high school and later pursued a Media Studies degree at USF. However, it wasn’t until after graduating from college that Ty Segall began to see music as a viable career option. Since this decision, Ty Segall has released eleven studio albums, several EPs, singles, collaborative albums, and more. He is currently backed by The Freedom Band which comprises Mikal Cronin, Charles Moothart, Emmett Kelly, Ben Boye, and Shannon lay. Ty Segall has also been a participant in a great number of other bands as well, alongside pursuing his solo career.
Most recently, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, Ty Segall released a six-track record titled Segall Smeagol on Bandcamp for his fans. Ty Segall’s musical style has been often described as garage rock or indie rock and heavily influenced by David Bowie. The audience and participants will be able to witness this musical style in action firsthand at Oakland’s Fox Theater on September 17th. Be sure to catch Ty Segall and The Freedom Band there and continue following MXDWN for all your music updates.
Location: Fox Theater
Address: 1807 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612
Tickets available from $29.50
Photo credit to Sharon Alagna