Brothers GowHome base: San Diego, Calif.
Genre: Funk – rock -improv -reggae
An energetic stage presence that combines with powerful vocal harmonies, complex arrangements, ripping guitar solos and “eye-dilating” lighting using a three-tier intelligent lighting rig and advanced software. This genre-bending quintet relies on thoughtful lyrics, deep grooves and improvisational tact to make each show fresh.
Alex Gow Bastine (keys, vox), Carson Church (bass), Kyle Merrill (guitar, vox, trumpet), Ethan Wade (guitar, vox), and Nathan Walsh-Haines (drums, vox). Lighting designer and additional band member, Matt Collier (MC6).
The band is on the edge of releasing its fourth album “Reflections,” featuring “a mix of up-tempo ballads, proggy instrumentals, angelic harmonies and introspective lyrics.”
— 9 tonight and Friday, John’s Alley Tavern, Moscow. Free.
— 9:30 p.m. Saturday, the Top Hat, 134 W. Front St., Missoula, Mont. Free.