Local band, Into the Storm, music is inspired by "our own world, which is some weird twisted interpretation of the current social standard."
Band name:Into the Storm Where is your band from?Three from Bellingham and one from Seattle Who is in the band and what role does each person have?Brant Kay - bass/effectsMatt Jahn - guitar/effectsKeith Brown - vocalsJames Reeves - drums What brought the band together and when?Friendship united us in the year of 2006. What genre, of music do you classify your band as?Experimental What inspires your music?Our own world, which is some weird twisted interpretation of the current social standard. Who or what influences your band's sound?- botch- the mars volta- bjork - city of caterpillar- explosions in the sky- these arms are snakes- neil perry- portishead- kaospilot- godspeed! you black emperor- a silver mount zion- gospel- welcome the plague year- funeral diner - the doors- black sabbath- vaux- mewithoutyou- pink floyd- genghis tron- converge- cicadas- etc. Where have you toured?Played all across Washington. Two full west coast tours to date, bound for a third West Coast, plus parts of Utah, Montana and Nevada this summer. How many albums have you released? What are the album titles?"And across these deserted plains" EP (2007) Where do you see your band going in the future?To the deepest and darkest corners of the earth. What are the highs and lows in your band's history?Several line up changes have altered the style of the music, but have never slowed our progression. We are at our peak anytime we are playing shows and/or on the road. You're stuck on a deserted island and forced to listen to one album for eternity. What album would you pick?uh... Your favorite piece of musical gear:Korg KP-3 KAOSS PAD Web site address:www.freewebs.com/thestorms