From Sydney, Australia, The Griswolds — named after the fictional family from the Vacation film series — is four-piece indie rock band made up of Christopher Whitehall, Tim John, Daniel Duque-Perez and Lachlan West. The band’s influences include Vampire Weekend, MGM, Of Montreal and The Beach Boys. The band came together together in 2012 and by 2013 they signed with Wind-up Records. They soon began recording their debut album with producer Tony Hoffer. With more than 30 million U.S. album streams, the band has toured with bands including Walk The Moon, Passion Pit and New Politics. The band’s 2014 LP Be Impressive debuted at #2 on the Billboard Alternative Chart and #5 on the iTunes Alternative Charts. They’ve also charted #1 on Hype Machine.
THE GRISWOLDS TOUR DATES:
09/17 – WEQZ Pearlpalooza After Party – Albany, NY
09/18 – Radio 104.5 Block Party – Philadelphia, PA
09/19 – Rough Trade NYC – Brooklyn, NY
09/27 – The Bootleg Theatre – Los Angeles, CA
09/30 – Rickshaw Stop – San Francisco, CA