Particle

Particle

Particle

Particle is an American jam band known for their genre-defying fusion of rock, electronica, funk, and jazz, creating a sound that is both innovative and exhilarating. Formed in Los Angeles in 2000, Particle consists of Steve Molitz (keyboards), Clay Parnell (bass), Kito Bovenschulte (drums), and Ben Combe (guitar). From their inception, Particle set out to push the boundaries of live improvisation, blending live instrumentation with electronic elements to create a sound that is both organic and futuristic. Drawing inspiration from bands like The Grateful Dead, Phish, and The Disco Biscuits, Particle quickly gained a reputation for their electrifying live performances and infectious energy. One of the hallmarks of Particle's music is their willingness to experiment and innovate, incorporating elements of electronica and dance music into their improvisational jams. With Steve Molitz's virtuosic keyboard playing at the forefront, supported by Clay Parnell's funky bass lines, Kito Bovenschulte's dynamic drumming, and Ben Combe's soaring guitar solos, Particle creates a sonic tapestry that is as complex as it is captivating. Particle's live shows are a testament to their improvisational prowess, with each performance offering a unique and immersive experience for both the band and their audience. Whether they're exploring the outer reaches of space-rock or getting down with a funky groove, Particle never fails to captivate and inspire with their dynamic and unpredictable live sets. Over the years, Particle has released several studio albums and live recordings, including "Launchpad" (2004), "Transformations Live for the People" (2006), and "Accelerator" (2019). These releases showcase the band's evolution and growth, with each album pushing the boundaries of their sound and exploring new sonic territories. As they continue to tour and record, Particle remains at the forefront of the jam band scene, pushing the boundaries of live improvisation and electronic music and inspiring audiences around the world with their innovative and exhilarating sound. With their boundless creativity and infectious energy, Particle is poised to continue making waves in the music world for years to come.
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