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Fri. February 15th 2013
Hermann's Jazz Club (All Ages)
ALL AGES ROCK SHOW River, NorthTown
Fri. February 1st 2013
Lucky Bar (No Minors)
Man Made Lake, Riley Smith, River, Hawk & Steel
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River

River

Confirmed: Feb. 13, 2013 (Awaiting Update)

Alternative from Victoria BC

Contact Details

Marshall Wildman
weareriver@gmail.com
2508577495

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River’s adventurous blend of driving rock, dream pop and roots influences strives for the metaphysical. Hailing from the open skies and minds of Victoria, British Columbia, the Canadian trio has gone from strength to strength with its gigs and EP releases as it builds a global audience. Its just-released first full-length album, Light Up to Burn Out, is a testament to its musical vitality. The self-produced epic spans 18 songs, cataloging the emotive dissonance between man's best efforts to prevail against conquest.

River is comprised of multi-instrumentalists Sam Weber, Marshall Wildman, and Evan Hillier, all of whom share bass, drums, guitar, piano, and synth duties. Together, they command the intellectual post punk-edness of bands like Joy Division, the raw simplicity of early John Hiatt and Bruce Springsteen, while maintaining the gentle emotive grip of acts like Bon Iver.

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Current Lineup

NameRoleDates
Sam WeberVocals2009-present
Evan HillierDrums2009-present
Marshall WildmanBass2010-present

Past Members

NameRoleDates
Liam MoesDrums2009-2010
Sandy HughesGuitar2009-2010
Status: Unknown
We are available to play acoustic shows as well as full electric. - Last confirmed Feb. 13, 2013

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