with Broccoli Samurai
Thursday, October 4, 2018 @ Nectar's
Bar & Restaurant: 5:00pm
18+ $15 ADV // $15 DOS
Particle began its journey in Los Angeles in 2000 as one of the key pioneers of the emerging ‘livetronica’ music scene. The band created a signature sound that combined elements of Electronica, Funk and Rock with a heavy emphasis on improvisation and sonic exploration, and their influence can still be felt and heard in many of today’s top touring Jam and EDM/Funk bands.
Always striving to think outside the box and create unique concert experiences, Particle paired their high-energy dance music with cutting-edge multimedia production, thematic special events, and epic marathon sets that quickly developed a loyal fan base of Particle People spanning genre lines from jam to EDM.
Particle went on to perform in eight different countries and headline venues coast-to-coast, from the Henry Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles to Irving Plaza in New York City. The band has also been a staple at major U.S. festivals including Bonnaroo, Coachella, ACL Festival and Lollapalooza.
Since forming in Cleveland, OH in 2010, Broccoli Samurai has taken the club and festival scene by storm. Broccoli Samurai has sculpted a unique blend of their o…wn sound making something fresh in the scene. The band has been thrilling audiences across the nation winning them a massive and fiercely loyal fan base with their synth-laden progressive electronica sound fused with soulful hints of funk and jazz. Eager fans pack dance floors and festival sets, waiting to get lost in the band’s ambient soundscapes, anticipating every note that will force them to move with reckless abandon.
Broccoli Samurai’s line-up includes founding member Ryan “Bruce” Hodson on keys and synth, Cameron Bickley on drums and percussion, Michael Vincent on guitar and keys and synths, and Bassist Zachary Wolfe Nagi-Schehl
The band has played countless festivals such as Electric Forest, Peach Music Festival, Catskill Chill, Aura, Hullaween, Euphoria, The Werk Out, Floyd Fest, BIG What?!, Domefest, The Mad Tea Party Jam, SummerDance, Disc Jam, Night Lights along with many other amazing festivals across the nation. Broccoli Samurai has supported and toured with Dopapod, Papadosio, Lotus, Conspirator, EOTO, The Werks, Ozric Tentacles, BoomBOX, Big Gigantic, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Aqueous, TAUK, Twiddle, The New Deal, Perpetual Groove along with many other amazing national, regional and local acts.