The Figgs

For fans of:Graham Parker, Sloan, Mike Viola/Candy Butchers, NRBQ, The Band
The tried and true band The Figgs, which has a world-wide fan base, a hearty discography, and has toured and recorded several times with the legendary Graham Parker, released their 12th studio album “The Day Gravity Stopped” in April 2012 and on January 15th, 2013- the band celebrates 25 years with their new 25-song Anthology “1000 People Grinning” featuring singles and fan favorites Their 2012 album, “The Day Gravity Stopped,” features 20 glorious tracks, rich with Kinks-inspired power and melodies, vibrant harmonies and sonic experimentation ala The Beatles and the best of The Band, a touch of NRBQ’s stoner grooviness and a grit and youthfulness akin to the best rock bands from The Who to the Ramones. Although the three band members now live in Boston (Gent), New York (Hayes) and Philadelphia (Donnelly) respectively, they frequently get together to tour or record whenever possible.