The Spindrift Saga hail from the sleepy South Coast of New South Wales and features a talented lineup of musicians. Chris McGrath, Mick McGrath and Danny Freeman all come loaded with Music degrees and have spent their lifetimes refining their craft. The trio are known for their incredibly engaging high energy live shows and attention to musical detail. Dave Tweedie joined The Spindrift Saga on bass for most of their 2017 shows.
A TRULY UNIQUE SOUND
With comparisons being drawn to the music industries alternative heavyweights, “these lads have crafted a truly unique sound best described as electrifying”. The Spindrift Saga is a head-turning power trio with musical ‘chops’ to burn who cover an enormous diversity of styles in their performances. Influenced heavily by funk music, The Spindrift Saga welds this syncopated groove element seamlessly into their rock roots. The result is a sound that could be likened to acts such as The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, The Living End, Soundgarden, Incubus and other industry frontrunners.
The Spindrift Saga now has 300+ shows under their belts, and have proven themselves to consistently deliver incredible live performances. The band have recently completed the final tour for Badnormous in Australia after releasing “Musical Theme” as the last single from the album in March 2017. They followed this tour up with the successful “Badnormous in Japan” tour. The band released thier newest single “Smile” at the end of 2017, which is available online via iTunes, Spotify and other streaming services. The Spindrift Saga will be back on tour at the start of 2019 and are slated to join Choirboys, Thirsty Merc, James Southwell and more at Canberra’s Untapped Festival in February.