w/ Phantom Airwave
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Bar & Restaurant: 5:00pm
Swimmer is an experimental rock-fusion quintet based out of Burlington, VT. Their music transcends convention by fusing the band’s roots in rock, funk, jazz and electronica to create a unique and powerful sound. Conceived in 2014 at New Hampshire’s Plymouth State University, Swimmer has cultivated an intimate fanbase through captivating composition and distinct live performances. Their high-energy performances feature an emphasis on improvisation and spontaneity.
Swimmer has shared the stage with renowned touring acts such as Turkuaz, Consider the Source, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, The Main Squeeze, Ultraviolet Hippopotamus, lespecial, & many more.
To quote a fan, “Their trancey soundscapes are beautifully contrasted by their knack for progressive twists and turns, as well as undeniably deep grooves.”
Phantom Airwave a progressive funk rock band from Burlington, Vermont. The aim of the group is to be a ridiculously entertaining live act, relying on a mix of original songs that exist somewhere in the overlapping circles of straight funk, sexy soul and progressive rock.
Founded in early 2015, the current Phantom Airwave is made up of founding member Erick Lattrell, (keys, vocals, guitar, vibes) Shawn Connolly, (lead guitar, vocals) Chris McCarthy, (drums) Ben Irish, (tenor and alto sax, flute, vocals) and Codi Horstman (bass.)