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  • Category: Reviews

    Lotus Brings Their Best To Colorado For Three Blissful Nights [Watch/Saturday Full-Audio/Setlists]

    It’s always a treat when jamtronica outfit Lotus returns to Colorado. With the band calling both Denver and Philadelphia home base, Lotus’ Colorado runs are treated as a triumphant homecoming, and certainly, this past three-night run was no different. On Saturday, the band teamed up with Slow Magic, selling out the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver, before heading west for two […]

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  • Category: Features

    Listen To Lotus’s Smooth Cover Of The Meters’ “Cissy Strut,” Fourteen Years Ago Today [Full Audio]

    Fourteen years ago on Valentine’s Day in 2003, Lotus brought their smooth and tight grooves to the now defunct Murray’s Inn in Wikes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Typifying what we can expect from old-school Lotus, the two-set show was slinky and tight with a patient focus on stretching out their jams. The five-song first set, after a relatively short “Livingston Storm,” contains […]

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  • Category: Features

    Lotus Spends The Weekend In Oregon [A Gallery]

    Beloved jamtronica outfit Lotus is riding high after the release of their Eats The Light album, and that energy was in full force over two nights across Oregon. With support from El Ten Eleven, Lotus made it count with two great nights in the Pacific Northwest, bringing along a bastion of their most beloved songs. […]

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  • Category: News

    Listen To This Super-Smooth Early Lotus Show Played At A Diner Fifteen Years Ago Today [Full Audio]

    Since the jamtronica powerhouse Lotus formed in 1999 in Indiana, the band has constantly been pushing their limits and exploring and expanding their sound. While we love where the band is at now, with the group coming off of the release of their 13th album, Eat The Light, and, notably, the first album they’ve ever put out that featured […]

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  • Category: News

    Pro-Shot Video Of Lotus Playing “Middle Road” From Dominican Holidaze Emerges [Watch]

    This week, Cloud 9 Adventures debuted new pro-shot footage of Lotus laying down a jammed out “Middle Road” from Dominican Holidaze at the end of last year. Lotus’ Holidaze performance at the Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa fell on December 2nd, 2016, and the group made sure to bring their patent brand of funky livetronica to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. […]

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  • Category: News

    Lotus Welcomes Vocalist Gabe Otto, Busts Out “Cirrus” In Asheville Opener [Full Audio]

    Last night, Lotus arrived in Asheville, NC for their first of two nights at The Orange Peel this weekend. The band wasted no time getting the party started, opening the show with an extended “Bellweather” segment that fluidly found its way into “Philly Hit” and then “Inspector Norse” before landing back on the “Bellweather” theme. “Destroyer” followed, before the […]

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  • Category: News

    Lotus Busts Out “The Opus” For The First Time Since 2003 At The 9:30 Club

    Lotus has kicked off the New Year in fine fashion, returning to the 9:30 Club in Washington DC for the second of two nights. After the band peppered the first night with bust outs, big jams and more, the group returned with a great performance to round out the two night run. The show featured a number of highlights, including […]

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  • Category: News

    Lotus Busts Out “Arupa” In DC Tour Opener [Full Audio & Gallery]

    Last night, Lotus continued their tour behind 2016’s Eat The Light with their first of two sold out nights at 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. Busting out “Arupa” in an unrivaled second set made Lotus’s first show of 2017 a real scorcher. Thanks to taper Matt Moricle, you can relive the glory in the audio below: The band completes […]

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  • Category: News

    Members of Lotus and Dopapod To Hit The Road As Octave Cat

    Last year, Jesse Miller, Eli Winderman, and Charlie Patierno announced a trio in Philly called Octave Cat. The three have previously released a few tunes together, and have performed live once before at SummerDance Festival, but have never brought their collaboration farther than that. This will all change with their first-ever mini tour in March, starting from home in […]

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  • Category: News

    Pigeons Playing Ping Pong Extend Spring Tour With 15+ East Coast Dates

    Pigeons Playing Ping Pong have added 17 east coast tour dates to complete their Winter/Spring Tour. The rising stars are not to be missed at this stage in their career, as their infectious electro-funk grooves, undeniable live energy, and contagious smiles have been scorching up the country with their explosive performances. Leg two of their road […]

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