Show Preview: CRX at Trees Dallas

crx-credit-magdalena-wosinskaSunday, December 11th, former Strokes guitarist Nick Valensi rolls into Trees with his new project CRX.

They are touring in support of their debut album New Skin, which was produced by the beloved Josh Homme. Support is provided by Streets of Laredo.

The first single off the album is “Ways to Fake It” which they have performed on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

This project has been listed as more rock than The Strokes, but Valensi lists influences of 70s power-pop and 80s new wave.

CRX is: Nick Valensi (lead vocals and guitar), Richie James Follin (of Guards and Willowz – keyboards), Ralph Alexander (of The Dose – drums), Jon Safley (of People On People – bass) and Darian Zahedi (of People On People – guitar).

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