The National Parks, RIVVRS
Wed, Sep 27, 2017 at 9pm
- $10 advance / $12 day of show
The National Parks
The National Parks formed in Provo, Utah in early 2013.
To date, the band has released two full length albums ("Young" and "Until I Live") and one standalone single ("As We Ran" - written for the documentary film "Love in the Tetons")
Despite operating as a true independent, the group's music has climbed to #13 on the iTunes singer/songwriter chart, top 50 on the iTunes’ Pop Chart, #5 on Billboard’s regional Heatseekers Chart, and has amassed over 10,000,000 Spotify streams. In April 2016, “Monsters of the North,” a lead single from their second album, was awarded 1st Prize in the International Songwriting Competition for all unsigned artists. The National Parks was named Utah’s “Band of the Year” in 2016 by Salt Lake City Weekly and press from national outlets such as NPR’s All Songs Considered, CMT Edge, and Pop Matters has fueled additional momentum. To date, The National Parks has played in over 50 cities including performances at SXSW, Snowmass Mammoth Fest, MusikFest, School Nights at Bardot’s and Canadian Music Week.
Brandon Zahursky (RIVVRS) is a singer/songwriter from San Francisco, currently based in Los Angeles.
Influenced by a variety of genres; RIVVRS was formed in 2014 while Brandon was working in the wine industry of Napa Valley. Excited to make music his full time gig, he released a debut single, "I Will Follow You" in early 2014. The song caught the ear of NBC show "About a Boy" and was written into the script of an episode in April of that year, which opened new doors for RIVVRS, including a full time living as a singer/songwriter.
In the 3 years since, RIVVRS has released an EP (Hold On), a full length album (Unfamiliar Skin), as well as a variety of singles. He has had over 40 placements in television and film, and 8+ million streams on Spotify.
RIVVRS has announced a new album for 2017. Co-produced by singer/songwriter Joshua James, 'Cosmic Dream: Part One' is set to be released this Fall. RIVVRS recently completed a tour with Joshua James.