"Lank and The Shanks debut album is a masterclass in alternative rock. Be sure not to miss their live show - there's a whole different sound to it"
- Miles -
Lank & The Shanks is an alternative rock band out of Stephenville, Texas. Lank Rudolph is at the helm of the project performing the lead vocals and rhythm guitar. The original band started in 2014 at Tarleton State University. Lank accredits this time in his life because he feels it had a huge impact on Lank & The Shanks artistic direction. Lank's latest album SOMETHING GOOD is his first debut album done in a professional setting. Lank has been playing all over the states honing his skills. He feels this album is a good representation of his style and sound.
Our Influences for the music we play include artists such as: Led Zeppelin, John Mayer, Incubus, Dave Matthews Band, Johnny Cash, Sublime, Passafire, Eric Clapton, The Eagles and many more.
Lank & The Shanks has obtained a very unique sound that commands the listener’s attention. Past Texas venues include: The Free Man in Dallas, Rolling Sevens Ranch in Midland, Filthy McNastys in the Ft. Worth stockyards, The Rustic Tap in Austin, Brass Hall in Marble Falls, The Zone in Abilene, Tim Loves Woodshed in Ft. Worth,Tarleton State University in Stephenville Texas,The Red Goose in Ft. Worth,Bostocks in Stephenville,Lola’s in Ft. Worth, Natty Flatt Smokehouse in Lipan, Grady’s Line Camp Steakhouse in Tolar,Play Faire Park in Abilene,Devine Wine in Granbury, as well as private parties in Denton, Granbury, and Lipan. Colorado venues include Lost Lake Lounge in Denver, Toad Tavern in Littleton, Globe Hall in Denver, Colorado Campfest Reunion 2016 & 2017 asa headlining slot. The Annual Independence Party in Englewood 2016, 2019 and the Halloween Bash of 2017 in Englewood. abroad in Campo Grange, Brazil