Grand Rapids Rocks- Darkest Summit
I love Grand Rapids and all it has to offer with local music, so I decided why not feature local bands here on wgrd.com! Today’s featured Darkest Summit, they answered a few questions for me below! Check them out, and if you’re in a local band who wants to be featured fill out this form. I don’t just feature anyone, so don’t suck and you’ll get the Jackie stamp of approval 😉 Find me on facebook too, to follow all your favorite local bands, and GRD news by clicking HERE
Who are all the members of your band, and what do they play?
Curt Brown – Lead Vocals
Spike Dies – Guitar / Vocals
Vyn Isley – Drums
Luke Jones – Bass
When did the band get together, and how?
Vyn & Spike Met throgh a craigslist 2 years ago and found they both had a drive and love of heavy and melodic music add originally Spike was going to to sing for Vyn’s cover band but Spike Decided to steal Vyn And do something Different. 2 years of searching for the right member / brothers led to the finding of Curt Brown on vocals and Luke Jones On Bass and now we are playing as much as possible anywhere they can!
How would you describe your music to someone?
Groove Metal/Hard Rock
its a mix of Pantera riffs
and Shinedowns melodies
Who are some of the bands that influence your music?
pantera, Adrenaline mob, shinedown, eye empire,
creed, to many to list lol
What other bands have your members been/are in?
Spike Dies – Eternal Covenant / Alter Of Acacia/ Dead Mans Creed/ Sick Of The System.
Vyn Isley – Morning Fears / Eternal Covenant / Dead Mans Creed.
Curt Brown – Tears Run Empty
What other local bands would you recommend people check out?
Where is your favorite place to play in Grand Rapids?
We just love to play anywhere even bobs back yard lol
Where can we catch you performing next?
Nov 23rd @ 7pm opening for Otherwise
Dec 16 @ ulis house of rock playing for primer 55
check out Reverbnation.com/darkestsummit
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