The Give are Bill Howard, George Lanides , Patrick Owens, Jim Reilly, and Michael Tocker.
Their debut EP, Summers Over, provided fresh powerpop from Western Massachusetts. The single Massachusetts was voted in the Top Ten by WRSI in 2019. Anchored by a solid rock and soul sensibility, with stellar songwriting to boot, The Give draw on such influences as The Feelies, Radio Birdman, Muddy Waters, Glen Campbell, Reigning Sound, Wild at Heart, Television, Gladys Knight, and plaid.
Their most recent release, Hotelworthy, features all new material recorded and mixed at Sonelab Studios in Easthampton, Massachusetts by Justin Pizzoferrato (Dinosaur Jr., Sebadoh). The sound of the record spans genres and provides a soundscape to move to. Start listening.
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