Torrential rains on the first day caused Friday to end early and left the Governors Ball grounds very very muddy. But throughout the weekend, music from Kanye, Cut Copy and several other bands made trudging through the sloppy field worthwhile.
In the studio, they are psychedelic scientists who understand the complexities of minimalism. As a live band, they are something different. Songs are liberated from the context of their respective albums and patience is traded for energy.
Givers was formed just a few years ago at the University of New Orleans and hail from Lafayette, Louisiana. Yet it's easy to see why the band Givers has a loyal following with only one full length release.