Crossing the Atlantic
DIM=SUM (David Carswell, Mike Silverman & Shuyler Jansen) in the UK
May 17th- The Fly presents @ Coalition, 171-181 Kings Rd Arches, Brighton/Great Escape Festival (supporting Hungry Kids of Hungary, Popstrangers, Chris Cohen, Unknown Mortal Orchestra)(7pm)
May 18th- Blind Tiger, 52-54 Grand Parade, Brighton/ Great Escape Festival Canada House BBQ (12:30pm)
May 19th-Power Lunches, 446 Kingsland Rd, Hackney, North London (supporting the Elwins, Foam Lake)
May 20th-Windmill Brixton, 22 Blenheim Gardens, Brixton, South London (headlining w support Foam Lake)
DIM=SUM self-titled double debut album coming Autumn 2013 featuring Chris Mason, Mike Silverman, Shuyler Jansen, David Carswell
DIM=SUM play “Heavy Mellow” music and specialize in live electric improvisation bound by the confines of a well-executed song structure. DIM=SUM thrive on live performance and will drag you through a lengthy melodious & psychedelic journey. Inspiration comes from Van Morrison’s Common One, Veedon Fleece & Astral Weeks, the Dirty Three, Giant Sand, Modest Mouse, the Doors, Black Sabbath, the Basement Tapes, Talk Talk, Richard Thompson, Yo La Tengo, NY & Crazy Horse, Brian Eno, Jimi Hendrix, the Velvet Underground, Tinariwen, the Byrds, Earth and various film composers such as Jack Nitzsche, Philip Glass & Danny Elfman.