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king buffalo

Orion

 

"MASTERFUL...YEAR END CONTENDER"      "PROVACATIVE AND THRILLING"             "VERY IMPRESSIVE DEBUT"

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KING BUFFALO – Rochester, NY.
Psychedelic / Heavy Blues / Stoner Rock.
Formed in September of 2013.

BIOGRAPHY
King Buffalo invade your ears with heavy driving riffs and a familiar groove. Psychedelic, blues and stoner overtones combine with thunderous bass and drums, reminiscent of heavy 70’s rock. A wall of sound, a trio of soaring sounds, and an unrelenting pace merge to form their own musical styling. King Buffalo is committed to being a unique and progressive recording artist, while performing live with an unapologetic heavy groove.
 

King Buffalo’s full-length debut Orion has been highly anticipated, since the release of their 3 Song Demo in November of 2013. Numerous reviewers praised it for it’s heavy psych fluidity and professional production value. They did a soft release of Orion on March, 13th of 2016 to recoup recording and mixing costs. They sold out of CD's in 3 days. A full worldwide release is currently planned for August 5th... stay tuned.

 

PREVIOUS RELEASES

HENDRIX RELEASE - King Buffalo was asked to record “House Burning Down” as part of a Jimi Hendrix Electric Ladyland Compilation. This release by Magnetic Eye Records, raised over $25,000 dollars on kickstarter and featured a 180-gram Double Gatefold Vinyl LP, A CD Box Set and artwork done by David Paul Seymour. Other bands included on the release were EarthlessAll Them WitchesHeavy EyesMothershipWo FatElderMos Generator and many more. The album was released in November of 2015.

STB SPLIT - King Buffalo released their 12″ split with Sweden’s Le Betre on STB Records in February of 2015. The highly anticipated album sold out in days; selling 350 copies on the first day alone. The 2nd pressing pressing which followed months later; sold out in four days.

FLEXI - "Amazing melodies, heavy riffs that massage the brain rather than pummel it. Dextrous playing and above all else... damn good songs! These are the first two tracks from King Buffalo's Demo put on a Clear Flexi 7" Vinyl. These tracks were Remastered for vinyl and sound killer." - Ripple Effect

DEMO - "For a demo recorded over the course of two days, in their practice space, King Buffalo have some finely recorded tunes that put even some professionally recorded material to shame." - The Evil Engineer

 

BAND MEMBERS:

Dan Reynolds – Bass & Lights
Scott Donaldson – Drums & Vocals
Sean McVay – Guitar & Lead Vocals

 

King Buffalo has played with:

Lou Gramm, All Them Witches, Windhand, The Midnight Ghost Train, The Well, Mars Red Sky, Death Alley, Eye, Kings Destroy, Snail, Irata, Funeral Horse, Electric Citizen, Mondo Drag, Slow Season, Aqua Nebula Oscillator, Ponitak, Handsome Jack, Roz and The Rice Cakes, Steve Augeri, Geezer, The Golden Grass, Killer Moon, Iron Butterfly, New Madrid, Pinkish Black, Sisters of Your Sunshine Vapor, Heavens Gateway Drugs, Dead Leaf Echo and many more.

 

King Buffalo's Live Performance from 4.16.16 at The Living Room in Stroudsburg, PA.

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