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Sci-Fi Caper

Good morning everyone!  I hope this blog finds you all doing well.  At this very moment it is 4pm on a Friday and I am stuck at work, eagerly awaiting the end of the work day so I can clock out and go get some ice cream or something.  So while I wait, I says to myself, I says, "You should write one of those blog posts about the bands that are playing Spanspek."  And then I quickly minimize the screen so that my co-workers don't catch on to what I'm doing.  That ain't no TPS Report, they'd say, as they drag my soon to be tortured self to the dungeon, deep beneath the bowels of the Earth.  Did I mention that I work at Medievel Times? 

So here we are!  And here is Fresno CA Friendcore band Sci-Fi Caper!


Here's a brief but incredibly accurate description of the group, as provided by Amber Fargano (of Passion Bucket/Fatty Cakes/Strawberry Jam fame):

"An important sound in Fresno. This group is bringing to the valley exactly what it needs - California beach-rock jams that will make you want to hold whoever's hand is closest and dance real cute."

I couldn't have said it better myself.  But I'm going to try to anyway!

When we first started looking for bands to book for 2012, one of our first picks was Sci-Fi Caper.  I mean, the fizzy hooks, the dance pop rhythms, the lovelorn lyrics; what's not to like?!  Plus the whole group is super cute.  I haven't seen a band this cute since baby Paul McCartney took up a rattler shaped like a guitar.  The music literally inspires smiles people!  It's the antidote to "serious rock", not to say that they don't take what they do seriously.  The work they put into their craft is easily evident.  It's the very reason their songs go down so smooth.  Take note budding songwriters of the future: it takes a lot of hard work to make a song sound easy.  Or maybe not, who knows with these guys.  I wouldn't be surprised if they're waking up, all in the same bed ofcourse (because I always imagine that band members live together Walton's style), with these melodies coming out the wazoo.  I could believe it because I LOVE THEM THAT MUCH!
This will be their first time playing Spanspek so please be sure to show them some love!  For more information on the Sci-Fi Caper, please visit one of the many links below!

http://www.sci-ficaper.bandcamp.com
http://soundcloud.com/sci-fi-caper
http://www.last.fm/music/sci-fi+caper
http://www.reverbnation.com/#!/scificaper
http://www.myspace.com/sci-ficaper
http://twitter.com/SciFiCaper

And watch this video why don't you!


And if you've got some time, they'll be playing tonight at the CAFE Infoshop, in Downtown
Fresno.  Show starts around 6:30pm!

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