Venue Address (Get Directions)The Garage on Beck
Date and Time
Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 8:00pm
FRIDAY, August 10th 2012
Hometown: Durango, CO Genre: Soul / Blues / Lounge
Members: Ashley Edwards-vocals,keys, Jesse Ogle-bass, Dave Rodriguez-drums, Travis Dalenberg-guitar
Sounds Like: Feist, Amos Lee, Norah Jones, Joss Stone, Lykke Li
Big bright clean riffs woven into intricate arrangements take you on a soul-driven revival with a disco-plated rhythm section in what echoes a mashup of reminiscent funk-you throwbacks or MGMT depending on what decade speaks to you. Edwards' bluesy vocals glue the soultry signature sound of HDF and just may own your soul like Janis, or melt your heart right into Dollface land.
LADY MURASAKINot your typical rockband - a fusion of jazz, blues and pop that will take you from 6 to midnight!
Lady Murasaki (formerly solo gig by Amber Taniuchi) formed in May 2011 to augment and electrify Amber's original acoustic pop/jazz/blues tunes and stimulate Salt Lake City music scene with something new and fresh!
Since it's first show on July 13th, 2011, Lady Murasaki has played multiple shows with popular local acts (Muscle Hawk, The Suicycles, Afro Omega, Samuel Smith Band, Shades of Gray, Dirty Blonde, Uncle Scam, Zach Hillyard Band, KnowUrRoots), opened for touring headliners such as Mansions on the Moon and 28 North, featured on Park City Television, Now Salt Lake, City Weekly, local radio and podcasts. Lady Murasaki also played a large human rights campaign event called the Pink Dot and has opened for the Salty Tassels Burlesque show.
Featuring incredibly talented musicians Joshua Ogzewalla (from ThetaNaught) on lead guitar, Stephen McSweeney on rhythm guitar, Gary Clark on Bass, Alex Lackey (from Rainbow Black) and Amber Taniuchi on Vocals / Guitar / Keys, Lady Murasaki music that goes beyond genre.