723 National Ave
Lexington, KY, 40502
Doors 9:00 PM / Show 10:00 PM (event ends at 2:00 AM)
This event is 18 and over
Arpetrio is a breath of fresh air for the live electronic scene. Their sound is one of a kind and draws from a broad range of influence while always staying true to themselves and their music. This dynamic three piece has been extensively touring the east coast from Boston to Miami and everything in between. Described by fans as "pushing the boundaries of electronica, jazz and jam music," The band strives on a diverse sound that encapsulates the most popular and modern trends of electronic music. Arpetrio consists of guitarist/keyboardist Alex Mindermann, Bassist Trent Little, and drummer Wes Taylor. The combination of raw creativity with years of classical training has allowed this band to push the envelope more and more. Arpetrio combines the precision of a DJ with the vivid expression of a live band creating an unparalleled fusion experience. The pulsing bass beats combined with the technology of laptops and sophisticated production tools, result in the finest elements of jam, electronica, jazz-fusion, trip-hop, and psychedelic music.
This three piece powerhouse is no stranger to the finest in electronic music, sharing the stage with acts such as Shpongle, Zach Deputy, Nappy Roots, Eliot Lipp, EOTO, RJD2, Eskmo, Future Rock, Toubab Krewe, Nosaj Thing, Signal Path, Papadosio, and Zoogma. They have been seen across the east coast playing festivals like Trinumeral, Rootwire, Werkout , Dexfest and can be seen at the upcoming Gnarnia Festival. Audiences can feel the energy from each successive beat and are forced to move their feet. With each show, Arpetrio continues to experiment with new combinations of technology and musicianship resulting in a wildly unique experience every time.
The most recent EP draws from sounds of classic rock, trance, hip hop, dubstep, and electro while never sounding like one genre.
Steadily accumulating fan base and momentum is Archie, a DJ/Producer who is rapidly developing a reputation for punctuality and delivering truly inspiring sets where he is billed. His production work pulls inspiration from a number of ground breaking artist and as a multi-instrumentalist, Archie's approach to creating dance music has led to a refreshingly unique, genre-cross referencing style of production.