Saturday, May 7, 2016
Band Submission: Floodlore-Psychedelic Stoner Progressive Blues From Virginia
Band Name: Floodlore
Genre: Psychedelic Stoner Progressive Blues
Brief Bio/Description: Formed in early 2014, Floodlore is a psychedelic stoner blues rock trio from northern Virginia. Their debut self-titled EP was released in October 2015 and featured on ‘Stoned Meadow of Doom,’ the prominent YouTube music channel with over 54,000 fans of psychedelic, stoner, and doom rock (see https://www.youtube.com/user/StonedMeadowOfDoom93).
Their debut full length concept album, “Whit It Was Written,” was released on May 6, 2016 and featured on another prominent YouTube music channel, ‘The Bong Druid of Mammoth Weed Mountain 2’. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_ZFOFtXIW8.
Floodlore’s sound has been compared to a mixture of Captain Beyond, Clutch, Kadavar, and Earthless.
The band is best known for their live show experience where they incorporate psychedelic jams throughout their set. They have performed at numerous venues in the northern Virginia/Washington, D.C. area, including The Velvet Lounge, The Pinch, The Tree House Lounge, and The Grog & Tankard.
Eric Fowler (Drums)
Zack Guy (Guitar)
Ben Washburn (Bass, Vocals)
Links: YouTube | Facebook | Bandcamp