The band was formed in 2013 after an exciting jam session performed together at an open air event at Budapest’s Chain Bridge. Since then they’ve won 1st prize at Szimpla Kert’s ’Lemming Program’ talent show and performed at Ozora Festival as well. In their music they combine the precision of electronic music with jazz improvisation, thair main inspirations are jazz, space music and techno.GardenElectronicAlternativePsyhedelicJazz
A38 Presents: The Word Alive, Of Virtue + guests
Celebrating a decade of their career Phoenix-based alternative outfit The Word Alive are still on an upward trajectory. The band released their fifth studio album titled Violent Noise on Fearless Records earlier in 2018 featuring the single “Why Am I Like This?”.
The four-piece consisting of Telle Smith, Tony Pizzuti, Zack Hansen and Matt Horn - continue to take their live show of visceral metallic power and entrancing emotionality across the world with their non-stop touring schedule. Recently the band toured Asia including an appearance at the League of Legends World Championship with a performance of the anthem “Rise”. Even after a decade The Word Alive shows no signs of slowing down with many exciting announcements on the horizon for 2019.