Stand out set at CityBeat Festival of Beers

Hit Dog Hollar's set included a ridiculously catchy song called “The Battle of San Pasqual.” Frontman Austin Prince was a killer guitar player and vocalist, also playing a lap slide guitar and banjo at various points in the set.

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Ambition is rewarded on new releases

San Diego-based Hit Dog Hollar is not yet a household name, but soon could be. The hard-rocking four-man outfit blends hard edged Americana and blues with the approach of modern hard rock outfits such as Leogun and Band of Skulls.

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Hit Dog Hollar was born in 2010, when long-time friends Austin Prince, Dallas Mauricio, and Carter Chase began writing and recording songs in their hometown of San Diego, California. After a short stint as a trio, the band added bassist Jamie Latty in 2012. Hit Dog Hollar has opened for acts including P.O.D., Blackberry Smoke, Korn's Brian "Head" Welch, and the Beastie Boys' Mixmaster Mike; and they collaborated in the studio with legendary blues man Weepin’ Tommy Brown and multi-platinum artist Sonny Sandoval from P.O.D. In 2015, the band relocated to Nashville, Tennessee. They finished recording ten songs with Grammy-nominated producer Dan Hannon in Atlanta, Georgia in late 2017. 


Vocals, Guitar / Austin Prince
Guitar, Back-up Vocals / Carter Chase
Drums / Dallas Mauricio