Rare Creatures, The Telescreens, Little Bird
217 E Houston St.
New York, NY, 10002
This event is 21 and over
Formed initially as an experiment in diverse songwriting, Rare Creatures has grown into a full on rock spectacle. Their sound navigates between heavy synth rock and melodic acoustic rhythms seamlessly from song to song, switching it up around every corner. Influenced by bands from Alt-J to King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, with some ethnic spices sprinkled in for good measure. The group is fronted by Coleman Sawyer on vocals and guitar, with Hugh Camp on bass and synthesizer, Keller James and Aaron Reece sharing guitar duties, and Logan Crank banging the drums. Their 15-song debut album is in production and will be released in the summer of 2018.
The Telescreens are a 3-piece future band (4-piece live) consisting of Jackson Hamm (vocals, guitar), Josiah
Valerius (keys, synth) and Austin Brenner (bass, synth). They spent 2017-2018 playing shows throughout
New York and Los Angeles before locking themselves away to create their debut album. Titled “The Return”,
the project pushes the boundaries of modern music by combining the energy of Nirvana with the sonics of
$12 - $15