The Desert Furs are a mesmerizing psychedelic rock quartet based in Boulder County, Colorado. Formed in 2019, the band consists of guitarist and lead singer, Billy Wassung, Jon Studtmann on bass and vocals, Cody Bump on keyboards, synths and vocals, and Alex Thiessen on drums and percussion.
Drawing inspiration from the rich legacy of the 1960’s and 70’s psychedelic rock and funk, The Desert Furs weave together unique original compositions with luscious tones, atmospheric textures, funky grooves, and ethereal vocal harmonies. Their music takes listeners on a transcendental journey through kaleidoscopic sonic landscapes where intricate improvisations collide with an inspiring message of love.
Led by charismatic front man and primary songwriter, Billy Wassung, whose soulful vocals, and heartfelt cosmic indie creations serve as the band’s driving force, The Desert Furs captivate audiences with their dynamic performances and stage presence. Wassung and Studtmann’s thought-provoking lyrics explore themes of love, freedom, and the human experience, creating a profound connection with listeners.
The Desert Furs have built a loyal following in Boulder and beyond, earning a reputation for their exhilarating live shows and infectious energy. With their commitment to pushing musical boundaries and dedication to creating an unforgettable musical experience, The Desert Furs continue to explore, evolve, and captivate audiences with their distinct blend of groovy psychedelic rock featuring blistering guitar solos, a rich tapestry of layers, and inspired jamming.
In addition to their recent popular single, “Existing Just For Fun”, currently playing over the airwaves on radio stations across Colorado, The Desert Furs have four full-length album releases: Soluble, All Is You, Pando, and The Desert Furs (eponymously titled), streaming on all digital platforms.
With their boundless creativity, The Desert Furs create immersive and transformative musical experiences and are poised to leave an indelible mark on the Colorado music community, much to the dancing delight of their growing fanbase and audiences.
The Jauntee is an electrifying and genre-blending musical ensemble that has captivated audiences with their unique and dynamic sound. Formed in 2010, the band has been pushing the boundaries of improvisational music, combining elements of jazz, funk, rock, and psychedelic jams to create a sonic experience like no other.
With a deep-rooted passion for exploration and improvisation, The Jauntee is known for their spellbinding live performances. Each show is a journey into uncharted musical territory, where the band members fearlessly navigate through intricate compositions, soaring guitar solos, and tight-knit improvisational segments. Their ability to seamlessly transition between different moods and genres has earned them a devoted and diverse fan base.
Hailing from Boston, The Jauntee consists of four extraordinarily talented musicians who share a profound musical chemistry. Their lineup includes Caton Sollenberger (guitar/vocals), Scott Ferber (drums/vocals) Tyler Adams (keys/vocals), and John Loland (bass). Together, they create a musical synergy that is both captivating and exhilarating, always leaving audiences craving for more.
The Jauntee has developed a reputation as a touring powerhouse. They have performed at renowned venues and festivals across the country, enchanting audiences with their infectious energy and undeniable talent. Their commitment to crafting unique and unforgettable live experiences has earned them a dedicated following that eagerly awaits their next musical adventure.
In an era where genres are constantly evolving, The Jauntee stands out as a boundary-pushing force, fearlessly exploring new sonic territories and captivating listeners with their mesmerizing performances. With their infectious enthusiasm for musical creativity, The Jauntee continues to redefine the boundaries of improvisational music, leaving an indelible mark on the musical landscape.