Iamdynamite Wasa Tusa on LP
Iamdynamite is the spirited, anthemic duo of Christopher Martin and Chris Phillips, two Michigan high school friends raised on the Seattle sound and '80s pop - anything with a beat that makes them move is an influence. The pair returns with an amazing follow up album to Supermegafantastic in Wasa Tusa. This new record shows the creative reach they've always possessed and highlights their melodic, hook laden songwriting skills and delivers on all emotional fronts.
When asked the difference between Supermegafantastic and Wasa Tusa, Chris Martin commented, "Our first record was more of a documentation of our live show. This is our first record where the ultimate goal was to make cool and moving recordings, where the recording was the art form, not just a documentation of some songs. Our goal was to make recordings that make you feel something."
Chris Phillips adds, "We took a no holds barred approach when recording this album. We needed to make a great album first and foremost. Our first album was written specifically for just drums and guitar, and to fully grab the attention of the listener and make them move. Wasa Tusa is just the next step for us as a band, it's not just drums and guitar...it's so much more!"
Wasa Tusa was recorded at Orb Studio in Austin, TX and finished back home in Michigan. Co-produced with Matt Noveskey, this time around the band has pushed themselves as writers, producers, and performers. The first single, "In The Summer," is certain to surpass the chart success Iamdynamite experienced with "Where Will We Go." That track spent over 20 weeks in the top 20 of the Billboard Alternative chart, a huge success for a debut single from the virtually, up to that point, unknown band out of Ann Arbor, MI.
Two years of nonstop touring and airplay inspired so many new believers. Now the band stands poised to benefit from all those miles after delivering Wasa Tusa with 10 new tracks that will not only energize the existing fan base, but will create an even wider path of discovery for Iamdynamite.