Funkify Your Day With Spafford's Latest Live Video March 01, 2017 16:12
If you pay any attention to the jam/festival scene, you've surely heard about the four-piece funk rock act known as Spafford in recent months. Hailing from Phoenix, Arizona, Spafford has been making waves across the southwest since forming in 2012, but they since have become one of the hottest bands in the country. The band is currently in the midst of a major national tour which includes a bunch of dates with Umphrey's McGee, as well as numerous headlining gigs at many of the country's most well known clubs.
Fortunately, Spafford and TourGigs have recently released a pro-shot video for one of the bands newest tunes, "It's A Bunch." The video was filmed live at The Fillmore in Detroit, Michigan while supporting Umphrey's McGee on February 4th, 2017. This is some seriously funky stuff, and the hype surrounding this band is more than justified. Check out the video below and see for yourself!
Watch Spafford perform "It's A Bunch" at The Fillmore (Detroit) here:
Official Bio: Spafford
Spafford is a four piece funk rock act hailing from Phoenix, Arizona. The band is comprised of Brian Moss (Guitar), Jordan Fairless (Bass), Andrew “Red” Johnson (Keys), and Nick Tkachyk (Drums). Refusing to be restricted to any musical boundaries, Spafford seamlessly blends together an eclectic mixture of all of their collective musical experience. The heart of their sound is rooted in deep sonic exploration with a focus on improvisational elements. With jams stretching well beyond the typical structures of their songs, fans have flocked to their live shows to experience the unique energy captured within each performance. A focus on blending genres with a deep foundation of patient groove building has helped craft a sound all their own.
Formed in 2012 by happenstance, the band has been building an organic fanbase in the Southwestern United States through word of mouth ever since. As the secret has gotten out Spafford has moved onto national touring, sharing the stage on a coast to coast tour with jam heavyweights Umphrey’s Mcgee in 2017. Reaching the next level in their ascent in an ever changing jam band landscape, Spafford has risen to the top of the next wave of acts by providing quality improvisation and a truly unique musical experience. Spafford has hit the road full time and is bringing their high energy performances nationwide.