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Sounds Like: Nirvana, Radiohead, Built to Spill, Alice in Chains, Modest Mouse
Bio: Founding members Tyson Lee and Joe Jarvis formed the band Blacklight in 2004 with bassist Alex Kay-Anthony. After a brief run with moderate local popularity, Blacklight broke up in 2008. John Paul and the Apostles was formed from the ashes in August 2011.
A year of touring the Puget Sound, nine...See Full Bio
“John Paul and the Apostles list Nirvana and The Beatles as influences, and it isn’t hard to hear Bleach-era Cobain in Tyson Lee‘s ragged, stringy voice coupled with a the harmonic sensibilities of the Fab Four. Joe Jarvis took home the drummer award of the night with his impressive and timely thrashings on the kit, while bassist Evan Smith noodled out a fantastic bass line for the arresting song, “The Grail.” The band’s current album Emily is available via Reverb Nation and CD Baby; if you can find a physical copy (again, CD Baby), though, it’s worth it because the album artwork is gorgeous.”