12/2 – DrFAMEUS (Allen Aucoin of Disco Biscuits) returns to Crunchay Sunday w/ Lumagrove & S.P.O.R.E.
When: Sun Dec 2, 2012 9pm to 3am
Where: club TSI Discotheque
Event Status: confirmed
Event Description: Tickets $10
DrFameus is an electronic music project created by the versatile drummer, Allen Aucoin. Allen explores many realms with DrFameus ranging from breakbeats to drum 'n' bass to dubstep to techno/house. It is his ability to survey the crowd and then improvise that has allowed Aucoin to play in such diverse projects over the years.
Allen began his musical career not onstage, but instead in education and composition. This included instructing and writing for award winning percussion ensembles and teaching drum lessons. While attending Berklee College of Music in Boston Massachusetts Allen was given the nickname DrFameus and it has stuck ever since. Like so many of us, college was not exactly a punctual time for Allen. He became known as the guy that was famously late all the time; so much that a friend gave him the honorary doctorate, DrFameus.
After moving back to the southeast from Boston, Allen continued to work as a teacher and percussion instructor while touring with the band ���Skydog Gyspy." In 2005 Aucoin acquired his current role as the drummer for Philadelphia electronic act, the Disco Biscuits. Since winning the “drum off” held by the Biscuits in Atlantic City, Allen has played 450-500 shows with the quartet including shows at the Gorge Amphitheatre and Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
Keep an eye out for not only live shows, but more studio work from the level headed, but talented drummer/producer.
The Lumagrove boys are back to heat things up. They are busting out a very high energy set these days. Do not miss it.
S.P.O.R.E. is also joining the fray. This psyche-jam group will light it up early for the pleasure of the crunchay faithful.
Team Grime will be hosting the inside.
The patio rockers:
Noah J – DJK – Bobby Newport – Hami – Spektrum
Kara will be serving hookahs.
We love serving our city with the best. <3 Crunchay Sunday