Beware!! There is a funk, rock, reggae revolution sweeping its way across the nation spreading good vibes and leaving in its wake the name KINDREAD on the lips of whoever it comes into contact. KINDREAD are a fresh hybrid sounding act that combine a fusion of funk/rock/reggae with elements of pop, contemporized DUB layered on a bed of electronic ambience, captivating harmonies and catchy melodies.
Following in the footsteps of great other Australian independent acts, KINDREAD are no strangers to the hard work grassroots approach of touring and being pro-active to create awareness of their influential sound. 2010 seen the band release their debut album ‘Free World’ in which they worked with world class engineer Leon Zervos (Muse, Santana, INXS & more), released two video clips, toured the east coast extensively, built a die hard fan base, and have had huge support from community and commercial radio Australia wide. Drawing in a range of influences from artists such as Michael Franti, The Black Seeds, Santana, Bob Marley & Blue King Brown, KINDREAD have created their own fresh new style in which promotes a positive message of unity and good vibes. The ’Free World’ album is a dynamic journey comprising of a collective range of styles which sets the backbone for their matured song writing. The band have another big year planned with their first international tour in May and are already in pre-production for their next release which is due for July 2011. Their signatory groove is rapidly growing a reputation as infectious energy and a sound that will influence the masses. Be sure not to miss them live!!!