Spike Hill Brooklyn, NY Wed, October 17, 2012 7:00 PM (Doors: 6:30 PM) $7.00 21 and over
This is a 45 minute set, starting at 1a.m. sharp!
Sounds Like: The Killers!, Maroon 5, Neon Trees
Bio: New York City-based Flying Points are set to take the stage with its unique sound that fuses the perfect mix of rock, pop, indie, and dance. After gaining local notoriety with such well-received hits as "The Process" and "Being Nice", the quartet has decided to expand its brand and broaden its fa...See Full Bio
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"For a band that claims to have an ordinary story, New York City-based Flying Points are anything but. Drummer Jonathan Julian and Guitarist Dave Bradley worked together at an ad agency when Julian asked Bradley to join his preexisting band. Their original sound, as described by Julian was “if you could somehow meld Pantera and Rage, with [John] Coltrane and bossa nova - that would have been us.” After taking it as far as they could, the duo stumbled across singer Barnes Benson. “He had the vocal tendencies of a young Rod Stewart. Dave and I initially had no idea how to play around it, but we knew it was what we were looking for,” Julian recalls. After what felt like an endless search for a bassist, the trio found Kellie McCormick and the band was at last complete. With influences ranging from Depeche Mode to Stevie Wonder, there’s a little bit of something in the band’s sound that a person can relate to. "