Asthma Castle, The Age of Truth, Timbers

Wed, July 18, 2018

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 8:30 pm


This event is 21 and over

Sasquatch is a rock band from Los Angeles, CA. They tend to sip on influences from 70's metal, rock, and psychedelia. Their songwriting approach is clear-cut; keep the focus on the hook.

The band was born in Philadelphia in 2000 and moved to Los Angeles in 2001 after Keith Gibbs (guitar, vox) joined up with Detroit natives Rick Ferrante (drums) and Clayton Charles (bass). Upon Clayton’s departure in 2007, the guys recruited Chicagoan Jason Casanova (Behold! The Monolith, Tummler) to join the fold. We arrive at 2017 and Dr. Craig Riggs (Roadsaw, Kind, Antler) is now shellacking the kit when he's not brewing coffee or watching the Red Sox.

The band’s music has been featured on a variety of movies, television shows, and video games including the reissue of Clerks, FX’s original hit series Sons of Anarchy, A&E's Dog The Bounty Hunter, Jersey Girl, CW’s The Supernatural, and MTV’s Viva La Bam, Bam’s Unholy Union, and Rob and Big, NHL 2005, American Chopper, and Monster Garage.

After shaking some walls with not one, but two, closely packed studio albums (the self-titled debut and "II") in 2004 and ’06, the power trio went subterranean until 2010 before resurfacing with a new lineup and propulsive third opus, "III", followed up by the straight-ahead rocker, "IV", in 2013.

The band’s latest album, Maneuvers, was released on June 20th, 2017 and features the work of new basher, Craig Riggs, behind the kit. This is the band's most concise work to-date. Extended jams were stripped down to the meat and potatoes. Short and sweet is the path looking forward. Andrew Schneider (NYC) returns behind the boards this round. You may recognize the name as he also provided the mixes on "II". What fans hear is arguably the gents most mature and inspired song-set released, chunked with both heartwarmingly familiar moments – but all of it heavy on the heavy, as they say…always. Unprecedented attention was also devoted to spinning new yarns out of those evergreen rock and roll stories about love lost, hate found, relationships built and lives trashed, homes wrecked, etc.

Look for the band to be gearing up for extended US dates in the Summer of 2018 and its next European tour in the fall of 2018. All’s fair in Love and Doom.
Asthma Castle
Asthma Castle
stoner metal beefaroni
The Age of Truth
The Age of Truth
Smoke infused heaviness drips from the souls of this four piece American rock band. The Age Of Truth brings a glorious assortment of ass-shaking riffs wrapped in a tone of honey-dipped Satan and delivered with nothing but honesty. Perfect for an age where only the truth is acceptable as anything else will be revealed soon enough.

The Age Of Truth is a band, a brotherhood, and a mission. The focus is and will always be one thing: making the music we love and desperately want to hear.

There are no lies here, just the music and it is truth.
TIMBERS - Philadelphia Space Fuzz-

"I was in rough shape last night, I think that joint had PCP in it. You
guys opened up and blew my mind. Killed it. Killed it dead."
- Mark Guylease
Venue Information:
Kung Fu Necktie
1250 N Front Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19122

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