Show at 9:30PM
w/Icarus Himself & Naked Gods. Going to be epic, don't miss this one
Join us for some live music on a glorious Saturday afternoon!
During RiverFest 2011 three bands will be invited to perform a set at a time designated by 98.1 the RIVER between 1pm and 4pm. During the RiverFest Performance, bands will be scored in two ways. A panel of judges from 98.1 the RIVER, Musician’s Workshop and Prestige Subaru will give each band a score of their live performance. 3 bands have been chosen to take the stage at RiverFest 2011, and the crowd favorite will with $500 worth of gear from Musician’s Workshop and recording time with Whitewater Studios.
Bio: Polar Eye is an up and coming band, touted for their diverse yet cohesive sound and engaging arrangements. Located in Asheville, NC, this rock quartet is taking over the southern circuit with songwriting and performances reminiscent of their heroes and influences like Led Zeppelin, Radiohead, and...See Full Bio
“Listening to the album, there is a definitely groovy feel you take from the tracks. Particularly the single “Chamera”. The falsetto vocals drive the song. I found myself bouncing to the rhythm of the guitars and keyboards. Pouring over each track, you realize that there is diversity in it’s whole. As you cycle through each song, you find something different. What starts out as groovy, leads into progressive rock. There is a clear sound that makes the transition from each song. You can pick out some strong lyrical content in certain songs but the music and guitar dominates. Groovy.”