Daily Discovery: Brian Dale Allen Strouse of The Lawsuits, “Dreaming #26”

Brian Dale 600x400Brian Dale Allen Strouse is part of The Lawsuits, a band known for their ability to weave a smorgasbord of American music into a refreshingly coherent sound. They are currently touring the northeastern U.S. Their next show is tonight in Exton, Pennsylvania. Find more dates here.

ARTIST: Brian Dale Allen Strouse of The Lawsuits

SONG:  Dreaming #26

BIRTHDATE: 9/14/1986

HOMETOWN: New Hope, PA

CURRENT LOCATION: New Hope, Pa

AMBITIONS: To make a comfortable living writing, recording, producing and performing.

TURN-OFFS: Complaining

TURN-ONS: My Beagle

DREAM GIG: TRL

FAVORITE LYRIC: A heart stained in anger grows weak and grows bitter. You’ll become your own prisoner as you watch yourself sit there, wrapped up in a trap of your very own chain of sorrow

CRAZIEST PERSON I KNOW: Walter Strouse

SONG I WISH I WROTE: “In the Summertime” by Mungo Jerry

5 PEOPLE I’D MOST LIKE TO HAVE DINNER WITH: Both of my deceased grandfathers, Fats Domino, Bob Dylan, Randy Newman.

MY FAVORITE CONCERT EXPERIENCE: Seeing Sturgill Simpson for the first time at Underground Arts in Philadelphia, PA.

I WROTE THIS SONG: Quickly – it was one of the last songs to be added to our album, ‘Cool Cool Cool’, released last October.