// The Flumes
Electric Harp pouring out psychedelic melodies over stylin’ rhythms laced with soulful vocals. Hailing from QLD's Sunshine Coast, The Flumes conjure up a lushly funky, dark and sparkling, intoxicating brew.
Q&A, with Kayt (Electric Harp, Vocals)Define your genre in five words or less:
alternative folk soul funk worldHow long have you been writing and playing music? Was there a song or moment that first inspired you?
Although I dabbled in songwriting during my late teens I really began writing tunes when I got my first Harp in 2005.If you could travel back in time and show one of your musical heroes your stuff, who would it be and why?
Definitely Jimi Hendrix to have a wah Harp & Guitar jam.What are your favourite venues?
Solbar, Maroochydore - Upfront Club, Maleny - House Without Walls, Eumundi - Full Moon dance, Verrierdale Hall - Kuranda Amphitheatre - The Motor Room, Brisbane.What are your top 5 favourite albums?
What is your most memorable gig (playing or watching)?
New Years Eve 2014/15 playing alongside The Church.Where do you usually draw inspiration from as a writer? Do you have a process? eg music first, lyrics first etc
Drawing inspiration mostly from our exquisite natural world. Bioluminescence, the Ocean and wild places and long drunken walks. Most often the music comes first but sometimes it swings the other way.