James Blake – Bass, Vocals | Rick Graham – Guitar | Pete Pagonis – Drums
There is something special going on here with Orange County California heavy hard blues rock trio IDLEWAR.
The band consists of James Blake (vocals & bass) Pete Pagonis (drums) & Rick Graham (guitar)
This is not your run of the mill hard rock band. Stretching again with their 3rd LP Fractured (Independent) release set for Oct.5th. The record has been produced by band member Pete Pagonis, who has produced the bands last two LP’s as well. The band has the ability to pummel you with the heavy and resuscitate with finesse while supplying a very strong undercurrent of groove. This is for those seeking their Zeppelin, Soundgarden, QOTSA buzz with some added spice.
This is a band to check out and tell your friends about. You can start by showing them this video for the first song from the New LP “Fractured” The song is called “Escape”
With two UK tours under their belt including performances at Planet Rockstock & Hard Rock Hell.
The band will be returning to the UK for a headlining tour in Nov 2018. More info here: idlewar.com/event.
With the band’s popularity spreading to mainland Europe. IDLEWAR are planning
a European tour for the spring/summer of 2019.
Catch these guys if you can, they are the real deal.