Pandas And People

Pandas And People

One Flew West, Five 14

Wed · February 7, 2018

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

$8.00 - $10.00

This event is all ages

Pandas And People
Pandas And People
Pandas & People may call Colorado home, but the music transcends geographical borders. Since the band’s inception, founding member Joshua Scheer has carried the torch, attracting the attention of famed artists, diehard fans, and national radio, all in a matter of a couple years. With a unique sound blending traditional folk and hook laden songwriting, P&P’s recorded material continues to become more eclectic with each release.

Their latest single, “Find You,” showcases a new venture into the alternative rock realm, crafting an earnest and personal blend of sound, with gripping melodies, moving lyrics and edgy rhythms sections, or as 9 News in Denver describes it, “music that actually makes you smile….and dance with your iPhone as if you’re starring in an Apple commercial”. Currently working with Warner/Chappell producer and songwriter, Zac Maloy, the excitement is building for their debut album release set for the fall of 2017.

The group’s blend of indie pop and folk bridges the subtle gap between energy and introspection, with lyrics that are warm, uplifting and joyful, yet personal and insightful. Pandas & People debuted in late 2013 with their single “On My Way”, and went on to play shows frequently, including opening for well-known acts like Twenty One Pilots, The Doobie Brothers, The Oh Hellos and more. The band also received several accolades, including being named “Best New Artist” by the The Colorado Sound, “Best Folk Band in Colorado” by Westword Magazine in 2016 and have placed in the top 3 for 93.3 KTCL’s renowned competition “Hometown for the Holidays” in two of the past three years. With singles “On My Way” and “Find You” hitting the top 10 in the Denver Metro Shazam charts, they’ve also found their way to regular airplay from iHeart Radio stations in both Colorado and New Jersey.

The live band is accompanied by Conrad Marshall, Tucker Ewing, Dave Brown and Michael Kinney, bringing an energetic and moving live performance to the stage, urging their audience to experience “the moments in between”. As a whole, the band continues to thrive not only in the Colorado music scene, but all over the country, with fans latching on to that unique energetic folk music with a twist
One Flew West
One Flew West
One Flew West formed in Longmont, Colorado in 2014. Since relocating to Denver, their brand of folk-influenced rock has regularly earned them a place amongst Colorado’s most popular up and coming bands. In 2014, the band placed in the Top 3 of KTCL Channel 93.3’s Hometown for the Holidays competition, and played the station’s annual Keggs and Eggs concert the following spring. In addition to that, OFW was also part of 93.3’s Big Gig at Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre and was named a “Band to Watch For” by CBS Denver in 2016.

One Flew West has performed with many notable acts such as Plain White T's, The Dirty Heads, 3OH!3, The Wombats, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Highly Suspect, Saint Motel, Cold War Kids, Passion Pit, The Devil Makes Three, Trampled by Turtles, Shawn James and the Shapeshifters, The Spill Canvas, JR JR, Robert DeLong, The Unlikely Candidates, From Indian Lakes, The Wild Feathers, Brick+Mortar, and Saints of Valory.
Five 14
Five 14
Singer/Songwriter
Folk
Folk/Pop

Amanda Joy - Lead Vocals, Guitar, and more
Cami - Percussion, Vocals, and more
Hey guys, we're Five 14, a Grand Junction, CO based duo.
We do covers, mashups, and original music.
Venue Information:
Mesa Theater
538 Main St
Grand Junction, CO, 81501
http://www.mesatheater.com