Tickets are $5 ($3 with college ID)
Come celebrate Obsidian Darling’s first EP release this Spring with the
wonderful and talented LaureNicole
, Obsidian Darling & Merges
“LaureNicole”, was formed in 2014 and consists of four members: Lauren
Nicole (vocals, rhythm guitar, songwriter), Evan Bennett (bass, backing
vocals), Griffin Prufer (lead guitar), and Jim Snyder (drums).
“LaureNicole” has a balance of original compositions and covers. They play
regularly in their home state of North Carolina.
Lauren Nicole, now 25 years old, has written and recorded three albums over
the past few years. She has played both acoustic and electric guitar for
over 10 years. Prior to forming her band, Lauren recorded and released her
first album, “Hope & Desire,” as a solo artist in 2011. The album was
produced by Chip Shearin who has worked with renowned artists such as
Christina Aguilera, Janet Jackson, and Aretha Franklin. Shearin is
primarily known for his iconic bass line in “Rappers Delight” by the Sugar
RELEASING THEIR NEW EP,
Obsidian Darling, a four-piece based out of Raleigh NC, combines silky and
sultry vibes with crunchy guitars and a thumping rhythm section to create a
new brand of rock/pop. Powerful sounds and masterful transitions make their
blended set of well known covers and unique originals a must-see.
An alternative rock band from Raleigh, NC. Combining styles from a wide
range of musical traditions, Merges blends a mix of rock and Bossa Nova
rhythms, funk bass lines, extended guitar harmonies, and powerful, soulful
vocals. These flavors create a sound that is reminiscent of acts like
Incubus, and Dance Gavin Dance.