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Suckers

Through a layering of heavy percussion, effected guitars and atmospheric synthesis, Brooklyn's Suckers have found a perfect balance between nearly inaccessible experimental music and outwardly charming pop. The trio roams soundscapes with simple, singable chants, sometimes in an epic, Arcade Fire-like ride channeled through vocal leader Quinn Walker. But Suckers are a full-circle, collaborative effort: All members' voices ebb and flow within each track as seamlessly as their instrumentation. Though the band's style leapt further into the realm of pop with 2012's Candy Salad, Suckers maintain a signature tribal-feeling underbelly, matched only by an ability to feel improvisational and structured at the same time.

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Bree Davies is a multimedia journalist, artist advocate and community organizer born and raised in Denver. Rooted in the world of Do-It-Yourself arts and music, Davies co-founded Titwrench experimental music festival, is host of the local music and comedy show Sounds on 29th on CPT12 Colorado Public Television and is creator and host of the civic and social issue-focused podcast, Hello? Denver? Are You Still There? Her work is centered on a passionate advocacy for all ages, accessible, inclusive, non-commercial and autonomous DIY art spaces and music venues in Denver.
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