Lamson’s friend Taylor Guarisco, another Lafayette native, had been playing bass in zydeco ensembles. The quintet’s debut album, In Light (Glassnote), serves up a stew of polyrhythmic ? together in 2008, when Lamson, 23, and Guarisco, 25, asked drummer ?With school on hold and nowhere to live, the two returned home with little to do. “We were displaced into each other’s lives,” laughs Guarisco, now Givers’ singer-guitarist. percussion, major-key guitar lines, and Lamson and Guarisco’s buoyant shared vocals. Kirby Campbell, 21, keyboardist Nick Stephan, 29, and bassist Josh ? Projectors’ main man Dave Longstreth subsequently invited his fans along as support for an East Coast tour.Givers—stylized as GIVERS—is an indie pop group from Lafayette, Louisiana.The band is made up of vocalist/percussionist Tiffany Lamson, vocalist/guitarist Taylor Guarisco, drummer/vocalist Kirby Campbell, bassist/guitarist Josh Le Blanc, and flutist/saxophonist/keyboardist Nick Stephan.Overall, we will be touring most of 2015 and then some after that.But I look forward to it because I feel like we've all grown up a good bit and we can all enjoy the whole way through.
The duo began playing music together, and they recruited the other members shortly before a last-minute performance at a local pub in 2008. The above text is a snippet from Wikipedia: Givers and as such is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. We've got an app, with versions for i Phone, i Pod and (finally! Snap a picture of the QR code above, or simply follow this link for more info.Givers' 2011 full-length debut In Light fleshes out the dancey, hippie-leaning indie rock of the Louisiana band's self-titled 2009 EP.In fact, since the album simply adds five tunes to the EP, if you were already a fan you will certainly enjoy what the Givers have given up here.Givers are an indie pop group from Lafayette, Louisiana.The band is made up of vocalist and percussionist Tiffany Lamson, vocalist and guitarist Taylor Guarisco, drummer and vocalist Kirby Campbell, bassist and guitarist Josh Le Blanc, and flautist, saxophonist, and keyboardist Nick Stephan.Tracks like fizzy lead-off cut "Up Up Up" and the rambling, uplifting "I Saw You First" mix hummable melodies and positive lyrics over bright, serpentine guitar lines, light keyboard accents, and an ever-present rhythmic drive.Elsewhere, Givers delve into atmospheric and handclappy dance anthems like "Ceiling of Plankton," and deliver the expansive and yearning midtempo ballad "Atlantic." The track, much like the rest of In Light, is stunning and epic in scope.Francis Heaney and Brendan Emmett Quigley, two of the best in the biz, have teamed up for Drunk Crosswords. It's free, and the quickest way to get help for your crosswords on the go. When Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005, Givers singer Tiffany Lamson had just started her freshman year at the University of New Orleans.The band’s origins date to Hurricane Katrina, which displaced Lamson and Guarisco from their New Orleans apartment and school.The duo began playing music together, and they recruited the other members before a last-minute performance at a local pub in 2008.