Sun Seeker

Warehouse Live Presents

Sun Seeker

Tariq Aidid

Sep 20 Wed

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

The Greenroom at Warehouse Live

$8 ADV, $10 DAY OF

This event is all ages

Sun Seeker
Sun Seeker
Sun Seeker has drawn applause for their unhurried breed of Cosmic American Music and with BIDDEFORD (Third Man Records), their long awaited debut EP, the Nashville-based band more than affirm their promise. The EP – which follows Sun Seeker’s widely acclaimed Third Man debut single, 2016’s “Georgia Dust” b/w “No One Knows” (TMR322) – sees Alex Benick (guitar, vocals), Asher Horton (bass guitar, vocals), and Ben Parks (drums, vocals) exploring nostalgia, melancholy, and emotional turmoil via laidback psychedelia pollinated with tight harmonies, classic folk songcraft, and country rock spirit, an ageless approach that is simultaneously archetypal and now utterly their own. Songs like “With Nothing (But Our Last Words)” and the yearning “Won’t Keep Me Up At Night” meld Benick’s candid lyricism and stark melodies with creative arrangement and production technique, fashioning a sonic world to match their interior emotional scope.

The “bunch of musical friends” at the core of Sun Seeker have been collaborating in some sense since eighth grade. The trio formed a loose collective of combos, playing together in each other’s bands, with Sun Seeker officially convening in January 2013. The band became fast favorites on the Nashville scene, earning word of mouth and a fervent fan following via an electric live presence and a striking collection of songs. Sun Seeker will celebrate BIDDEFORD with intense national touring, not dissimilar to the approach they took in building a hometown following. The band plan to use the time between runs to record their now eagerly anticipated debut album, still determined to keep venturing forward, developing and expanding the distinctive parameters of their own intrepid sound and vision.
Tariq Aidid
Tariq Aidid
From dancing along with Michael Jackson, at the age of 3, and watching Purple Rain at the age of 10, thinking to himself, I don't know what that is but I want to do that. Being praised by Mr. Matthew Knowles, Tariq's passion for music is undeniable. Between the ages of 14 and 18 Tariq learned to play the drums and the guitar. He took to both instruments naturally; however, he formed an inseparable bond with the guitar and together they went to new heights. Mr. Matthew Knowles offered him a record deal after his performance at the House of Dereon. Although, he was grateful for the opportunity, he decided to remain an independent artist; Tariq Aidid continues to perform and perfect his craft.
Venue Information:
The Greenroom at Warehouse Live
813 Saint Emanuel Street
Houston, TX, 77003