New Faces Night – Record Store Day Edition
About New Faces Night
New Faces Night is HI-FI’s monthly local music showcase featuring 3-4 up and coming bands, many of which are performing at HI-FI for their first time. Admission is $5 advance or $7 at the door.
About Stay Outside
Indiana’s Stay Outside make explosive, driving indie rock. Formed in 2016, childhood friends Aaron Becker (Guitar/Vocals) and Garrett Johnston (Guitar) forged an upbeat and hopeful indie rock sound influenced by alt-rock greats such as The Killers, Manchester Orchestra, or Kings of Leon.
In 2016 Stay Outside released their debut album, Okay For Now. With the addition of Sean West (Bass) and Noah Mitchener (Drums), Stay Outside has been making waves throughout the heartland captivating audiences with compelling live performances and thoroughly honest songwriting.
Forstory is an Indie Pop band based out of Indianapolis, Indiana. Hailing from widely varied backgrounds and musical influences, the members of the band put their diverse talents together to write infectiously catchy songs with thought-provoking lyrics, which they produce and record in their own studio.
On September 15th, 2018, Forstory released their debut single, “You Don’t Get Me,” and played their first show at Oakley Brothers’ Distillery in Anderson, Indiana. The show was was a sold-out success, exceeding the capacity of the small venue, with many fans spilling out onto the sidewalk to watch through the open windows.
Spending time recording through the winter, the band continued to play shows in Indiana and Chicago, IL. Now with new releases lined up for the Spring of 2019, Forstory is ready for the spotlight as it prepares to showcase its unique sound around the Midwest!
About Kevin & The Antisocials
Kevin & the Anti-socials is an indie rock/pop band from Indianapolis, fronted by singer/songwriter Kevin Jones. Their contagious melodies and classic pop sensibilities make for a fresh, youthful take on the mesmeric sounds of the 60s & 70s. All while in tune with the jazz-infused footsteps of Mac DeMarco and boy pablo. Featuring the talents of Grace Mann (drums), Michael Kaster (bass), & Brandon Kaster (keys), they’re certainly a new group to keep an eye on.
About Alex Franc
Alex Franc is a singer-songwriter and producer based out of Indianapolis, IN. His genre pays homage to the writing styles of Stevie Nicks and David Ryan Harris, with melodies inspired by Jason Mraz and Jack Johnson.
Currently, Alex is working on new music for himself while touring the midwest and producing records for several other Indiana native bands and performers.
“My favorite thing about being a musician is being able to travel and connect with artists and creative minds from all across the world. As I explore and become apart of different musical communities, I gain the perspective and wisdom that influences me to be myself. I love music and I love sharing what I create with anyone who wants to hear. “ – Alex Franc