Thursday, September 29th
216 North Walnut Street
Ultraviolet Hippopotamus is an explosive five-piece jam rock band from Grand Rapids, MI with a rapidly growing fan base and thousands of online listeners worldwide. Recently described by Colorado's Marquee Magazine as, "brightening the future of the jam scene," UV Hippo mixes tight funky jams with new dance beats and strange effects for a killer musical experience. The band performs an eclectic array of composed and improvised original material, dancing between genres of funk, jazz, livetronica, reggae, bluegrass, and progressive rock. The word is out, and the band is seeing more repeat offenders traveling further distances to develop their Midwest following into a national sensation.