Moser Woods

Moser Woods

 Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
BandRockJam

An instrumental explosion of rock, funk, experimental jazz, blues and classical music channeled into a melting pot of free flowing grooves. The group is known to consistently deliver high energy live sets that both stimulate mind move the soul. "SOMETIMES NO WORDS ARE NECESSARY".

Biography

Kicking into their 2010 schedule with an appearance at the Vogue Theater in Indianapolis with LOTUS, this all original instrumental group is known to consistently deliver high energy live sets that both stimulate the mind and move your groove. Constantly writing, recording, and hitting the road, Moser Woods is completing their next full length release as they nail down the 2010 Summer/Fall touring season. The past seven years have proven to be both monumental, and invigorating for the group as they toured all over riding on album sales, and spreading the Moser Woods seed through their high energy groove explosions on stage.

Imagine an all instrumental explosion of rock, funk, experimental jazz, blues and classical music channeled into a melting pot of free flowing grooves.

Making appearances with Mickey Harts Global Drum Project (2009), Buckethead, (2009), RUSH (Snakes & Arrows Tour 2008), Rusted Root (2006), Darkstar Orchestra (2006 & 2007, 2008, 2009), Ekoostik Hookah (2006 & 2007, 2008, 2009). As of early 2010, the Moser Woods promotions team had seen over 13,000 discs land in the hands of music fans all across the country. Moser Woods was nominated for the following awards by WhatzUp magazine of Northeast Indiana: Best Original Rock Performer 2004, Best Original Rock Performer 2005, Best CD release 2006, Performer of the Year 2006, Best Original Rock Band 2006, Best Live Band 2006.
(whatzup.com)

Moser Woods will be working with independent distributors for the release of their fourthcoming full length album, embarking on a summer/fall tour, and most importantly, will continue the creative writing process. Striving to follow in the path of musical legends like Miles Davis and Frank Zappa, Moser Woods prides themselves on their stunning live performance, and is always confident that a great studio session will follow...naturally

Visit Moser Woods on the web at moserwoods.com

Discography

Moser Woods' full length album (Tryptophan) is available via cdbaby.com, itunes.com, isound.com Wooden Nickel Music Stores, Borders Books and many other locations. As of August 2010, The Moser Woods promotions team has seen over 13,000 ep discs land in the hands of music fans all across the country. Moser Woods also frequently receives airplay on NPR station affiliates.

Set List

All original sets.

Moser Woods has more than three hours of live original music. Every once in a while Moser Woods will insert a cover song or two into their set list.

Some of Moser Woods' musical influences include King Crimson, DJ Shadow, Led Zeppelin, Santana, Frank Zappa and The Mothers Of Invention, Portishead, Primus, Steely Dan, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Chic Korea, Marnee, Tool, Jimi Hendrix, early Genesis, Yes, Stanley Clark, Beastie Boys, MMW, Van Morrison, The Lollygagers, DJ Spooky, Dan The Automator, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, The Doors, DCS, Pink Floyd, Rage Against the Machine, RP Wigs, CCR, Alice In Chains, Allman Brothers, Joni Mitchel, Mr. Bungle, Fantomas, Bjork, Brand X, Fiona Apple, UV Hippo, Chicago Afrobeat Project, The Dead, Mickey Hart, and the list goes on but they would rather be writing music than naming off influences.

Moser Woods will typically use improvisational jams to fuse together parts of their set. Moser Woods can compose sets according t