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Portrait of Foxtailsomersault
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Atmospheric guitars, layers of noise, and dreamy vocals dance on top of deep and steady rhythms to create a unique blend of melodic shoegaze that is called Foxtail Somersault.
Hometown San Francisco, CA
Genres Indie Rock, Alt. Rock
Band Members Elizabeth Anderson; Seiken Nakama; James Spadaro; Brian... » more
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Upcoming Shows None
Contact Information:
Artist / Band Member
S Nakama 415-602-8607
# Years Experience Performing Live: 6
Market Draw: San Francisco: 76-100; Los Angeles: 51-75; Seattle: 51-75
Venue History: Great American Music Hall - San Francisco, CA
The Independent - San Francisco, CA
mezzanine - san francsico, CA
Cafe Du Nord - San Francisco, CA
The Rickshaw Stop - San Francisco, CA
White Eagle Saloon - Portland, OR
Black Lodge - Seattle, WA
Bottom Of The Hill - San Francisco, CA
Club Violane - Los Angeles, CA
The Red Devil Lounge - San Francisco, CA
Elbo Room - San Francisco, CA
Skinless Productions - Kansas City , MO
Double Door - Chicago, IL
Mindwave - Los Angeles, CA
Sweet Lou's - Cotati, CA
Oakland Metro - Oakland, CA
Blakes on Telegraph - Berkeley, CA
The Stork Club - Oakland, CA
Ivy Room - Berkeley, CA
Make Out Room - San Francisco, CA
Hotel Utah - San Francisco, CA
El Balazo/SubMission - San Francisco, CA
Hangar 1018 - Los Angeles, CA
Edinburgh Castle - San Francisco, CA
The Knockout - San Francisco, CA
Timeout Bar - Concord, CA
Studio Z - San Francisco, CA
House of Shields - San Francisco, CA
El Rio - San Francisco, CA
Rockit Room - San Francisco, CA
Grant Park - Citi Stage - Chicago, IL
Opener Experience: The Rosebuds; Menomena; Bettie Serveert; Holly Miranda
Similar Artists: My Bloody Valentine; Cocteau Twins; Slowdive
Performing Rights Society: ASCAP
Discography: Reflection EP—2010; Fathom EP—2008

Foxtail Somersault has a colorful composition style that can be compared to Blonde Redhead. While they’ve been on the college radio scene for a few years, throughout their evolution, the shoegaze band has explored instrumentation that is both cinematic...



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Technical Requirements

Stage Size: 12' x 7'
1 vocal mic & 1 mono 1/4" DI for a Sampler
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