“I loved loved loved your set last night and several people are demanding I bring you back.”
— Manager at Oak Hills Tavern San Antonio, Tx
Formative Fire is a Jazz FUSION trio based out OF San Antonio, Texas. The trio features Richard Thurman on Guitar and Vocals, Christopher Carpenter on Bass, and John Alexander on Drums. Their style takes on the THE LIKES OF Martin Medeski & Wood and John Scofield, but adding a few Rock infuences like Rage Against the Machine and Red Hot Chili Peppers. The most interesting part of this trio is RICHARD's soulful voice that wraps up the sound into beautiful storIES of love and life.
3 VOCALS ( 1 LEAD / 2 BACKUP)
1 ELECTRIC GUITAR / FX / AMP
1 ELECTRIC BASS / FX / AMP
1 KEYBOARD / SYNTH
3 PIECE ACOUSTIC DRUM KIT