Picture Show | Stereopticon | Nyack, NY 4.23.2011
NYACK, NY -Â Stereopticon is a 4 man funk based jam band from Elmira New York that specializes in improvisation and original songwriting. The band includes Jonny Peris (guitar, vocals), Kevin Fitch (bass, vocals), Dan Swartz (keyboards, vocals), and Jesse Douglass (Drums).
They are regulars in Rochester, Binghamton, Elmira, and Oswego. The band has been together the past 4 years, and have progressed from playing local bars and clubs to headlining regional music halls and earningÂ festival spots.
The band recently headed downstate to Nyack, NY. Stereopticonâ€™s first trip to a new land was more than successful. Â By end of the night locals in the industry were looking to book them back soon.
â€œWe definitely plan on coming back this summer for another taste of the Jersey Shore and Nyack. The crowd was energetic and supportive, and we can’t wait to do it all againâ€ -Jonny Peris, Lead Guitar & Vocals.
Frankie Coda of Shwizz, a NYC area jam-band said he is eager to set up a double bill or a band-swapÂ in the coming months.
Places, Dolly The llama, High Tide, One Part Jam Two Parts Butter, Funky Bitch *(with Adam Harris on Harmonica) ,Isn’t That Neat ,I Can’t Walk Right ,Between The Lines, Circles, Old String Jam > 2001, Beano, Seen It Before, Antonio