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||San Francisco, CA
||Indie Rock, Alt. Rock
Elizabeth Anderson; Seiken Nakama; James Spadaro; Brian Anderson; Mark Loftin
Artist / Band Member: S Nakama email@example.com 415-602-8607
|# Years Experience Performing Live:
||San Francisco: 76-100; Los Angeles: 51-75; Seattle: 51-75
||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
||The Rosebuds; Menomena; Bettie Serveert; Holly Miranda
||My Bloody Valentine; Cocteau Twins; Slowdive
|Performing Rights Society:
||Reflection EP—2010; Fathom EP—2008
About the ArtistFoxtail 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 and ambient. They compare with My Bloody Valentine, the Cocteau Twins, and Slowdive. Among the delightful great qualities and influences of Foxtail Somersault that transfix listeners is that same unexplainable feeling you get listening to the peculiar brew chemistry of Blonde Redhead. That feeling emerges out of Foxtail Somersault’s unerringly harmonic melodic landscape and unlimited composition. Not caught in a time capsule when it comes to influences, the band continues to add new contemporary musicians to their sonic library.
Stage Size: 12' x 7'
1 vocal mic & 1 mono 1/4" DI for a Sampler
Performance at Noise Pop 2008
Noise Pop Podcast Spotlight
Noise Pop Artist Spotlight
Paste CD Sampler Spot
December 2007 Noise Pop 2008
November 2007 Noise Pop 2008
January 2008 Noise Pop 2008
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