Grand Rapids Rocks: Coldville
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! Todays featured Coldville, they answered a few questions for me below! Check them out, and if your in a local band and want to be featured then answer the same questions and email them along with a video to Jackie@wgrd.com, 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?
Luke Ponce - Vocals
Aaron Lutz - Guitar/Vocals
Matt Orcasitas - Guitar
Nathan Twa - Bass/Vocals
Matt Millering - Drums
When did the band get together, and how?
The West Michigan rock band first formed in 2010 and began writing the tracks for their debut album. The self-titled full length album was released in 2011. In early 2012, the band was reformed to create a more diverse sound.
How would you describe your music to someone?
Modern rock with a similar sound as Three Days Grace and Breaking Benjamin
Who are some of the bands that influence your music?
Three Days Grace, Foo Fighters, Finger Eleven, Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Seether, Shinedown, Papa Roach, Hinder, 10 Years, Crossfade, Saving Abel
What other bands have your members been/are in?
5ML - 5 Minutes Late
What other local bands would you recommend people check out?
Brena, Bled Life, Forester, Deadwood Stone, Red Stone Riot
Where is your favorite place to play in Grand Rapids?
Flanagan's Irish Pub, Grand Woods Lounge, The Intersection, The Bob
Where can we catch you performing next?
The Intersection, Saturday September 8th for the Bled Life CD release party.