June 26th, 2022 9:30pm Stage 2
Ever since he was old enough to walk, Cole Lumpkin has been impassioned by, fascinated with, and intimately connected with music. Drawing from a diverse array, of influences, from the avant-garde rock of to the blue-eyed pop-soul of , his affection for the art of organized sound has become his creed: to compose music and play it for the pleasure of the masses.
His compositions are vibrant, a fusion of tasteful form, lyric and improvisation he has coined "Prog Pop". Live, he performs on multiple instruments with an impressive array of professional musicians, nailing tight arrangements of his work, taking musical risks during solos, and keeping the energy bar high.