Guitar UP is a retro/modern surf band from Kalamazoo, MI playing instrumental guitar styles that echo the sounds the beach, spy thriller and spaghetti western movie sound tracks.
Combining original material and unique arrangements of classic tunes, Guitar UP can provide a feel good vibe while taking some surprising sonic turns.
The band plays locally in the Kalamazoo and surrounding areas at brew pubs, car shows, special events and as an opening act for other touring bands.
In 2017 they released the EP "Liquid Sunshine" featuring 5 original songs. In 2019 they released a full length album called "Western Pacific".
Guitar UP will be performers at the 21st Annual Jammie Awards on February 14th at the Intersection. "Western Pacific" is up for Best Pop/Rock Album and Album Of The Year.