Bamboo Shoots

Bamboo Shoots

 New York City, New York, USA
BandEDMPop

Dance Pop Rock. Meaning Prince meets Daft Punk meets Haulin Oats.

Biography

Facts:
-Won mtvU Best Music on Campus Contest in 2007, beating out thousands
of bands across the country.
-Performed on Late Night with Conan O'Brien soon after.
-Signed to Epic Records late 2007, first Indian American band to be
signed to a major US label.
-Recorded debut album with Talking Heads' guitarist Jerry Harrison
(producer) and Grammy winning Spike Stent (mixer) in early to mid
2008.
-Did national campaign with Virgin America in 2008, Avir (lead singer)
was featured playing guitar on a plane on billboards, posters and
magazines throughout the country. Bamboo Shoots performed in-air on
Virgin's inaugural flight to Seattle.
-Myspace featured artist late 2008.
-Featured on MTV Iggy throughout 2008-2009.
-Released a viral mixtape of cover songs in early 2009, has been
downloaded 25,000 times and has reached number one spots on several
torrent sites.
-Toured India in mid 2009, created buzz there. Featured in Vogue
India, Rolling Stone India, CNN India and many local newspapers and
radio outlets. -Debut album released 9/29/09 on Epic.
-Toured UK with 3OH!3 late 2009, sold out shows in London, Manchester,
Cardiff, Brighton, Glasgow.-Toured entire US late 2009, 40 cities
across the country.
-Was Featured in 2 episodes of CW channel show, Fly Girls

Discography

Armour-Released in 2008 by Epic Records

Released a viral mixtape of cover songs in early 2009, has been
downloaded 25,000 times and has reached number one spots on several
torrent sites

New Singles and Remixes in 2010
"Here I Lie"
"Hey Girl and Shake It Off" (remixed by Stephen May"

Set List

The Last Time
Hey Girl
Shake It Off
Here I Lie
So Little
Speeding Star