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“Swami Lushbeard is proof that great music still exists” – Tom Slick Radio Rock 92.6 “The Blitz”

Biography

LA-based rock band Swami Lushbeard has become synonymous with the pure spirit of Rock. Humble and proficient players, who flip the switch into overdrive the very moment they step onstage, they’re a celebrated staple of the LA music-scene that has been featured at the most prominent venues throughout the city, always delivering their fiery brand of sound through an unforgettable experience in LIVE music that keeps the people coming back time & again. From the studio to the stage, Swami Lushbeard bring their A-game with them wherever they go. Five pieces strong, built on thick grooves, rich harmonies, and a genuine desire to make great music – they’ve got an entire catalog filled with critically-acclaimed tunes. From their savage singles available online, wild full-length debut & multiple EPs, including their latest sonic-adventure, “Blood is Sicker than Water”, they’re guaranteed to make an impression through music designed to make you think every bit as much as make you move!

Swami Lushbeard have built upon their history & refined their sound at every step of the way… and now with a new revitalized lineup, they’re more inspired & ready to bring it like never before. At the core of Swami Lushbeard today are two brothers: M@ Sachs (Keyboards) and Ian Michaels (Drums) along with founding member and chief songwriter Don Sprouls (Vocals & Guitar). With the addition of Greg Safel (harmony vocals) and Darren Scholtz (Bass), the band feels like they’re finally realizing their potential.

After a successful crowd-funding campaign that saw support for the band surge harder than ever before in 2019, the people made it perfectly clear they wanted brand-new Swami Lushbeard tunes – and that’s exactly what they’ll get all throughout 2020.  With the official release of their first scorching hot single “#Enemy” in early April, Swami Lushbeard is back in action and ready to rock through the rest of the year with a series of songs & videos being posted online en route to their upcoming EP.  Already scoring a ton of accolades for the massively inspired musicianship & insightful lyricism on “#Enemy” – each and every subsequent cut from the new Swami Lushbeard record is getting the full attention it deserves as well. 

From the sparkling production in their music, to each single having its own stunning video and visuals, every move is being carefully planned to ensure that this upcoming EP is the best in their catalog to-date – and thanks to YOU, it’s all possible. Swami Lushbeard are taking their music to the next level in 2020 –  they’re 100% stoked to have your support for this exciting new chapter of their career & they can’t wait to deliver a year full of powerful songs they can truly be proud of, and that everyone can rock-out with.

LA-based rock band Swami Lushbeard has become synonymous with the pure spirit of Rock. Humble and proficient players, who flip the switch into overdrive the very moment they step onstage, they’re a celebrated staple of the LA music-scene that has been featured at the most prominent venues throughout the city, always delivering their fiery brand of sound through an unforgettable experience in LIVE music that keeps the people coming back time & again. From the studio to the stage, Swami Lushbeard bring their A-game with them wherever they go. Five pieces strong, built on thick grooves, rich harmonies, and a genuine desire to make great music – they’ve got an entire catalog filled with critically-acclaimed tunes. From their savage singles available online, wild full-length debut & multiple EPs, including their latest sonic-adventure, “#ENEMY”, they’re guaranteed to make an impression through music designed to make you think every bit as much as make you move! Swami Lushbeard have built upon their history & refined their sound at every step of the way… and now with a new revitalized lineup, they’re more inspired & ready to bring it like never before.

Swami Lushbeard is an American rock band founded in Los Angeles, California. The band is composed of singer/guitarist Don Sprouls, drummer Ian Michaels, keyboardist Matt Sachs, bass guitarist Darren Scholtz and backing vocalist Greg Safel. Their latest Single “#ENEMY” is just one of the many new tracks that will be released in 2020 and is available now on Apple Music and everywhere music is streamed or sold.