Set Information: 3:00–3:45 p.m., EMU Amphitheater
Combining bright guitar lines, bouncing rhythms, sardonic wordplay, and high energy live performances, The Shifts are a Eugene, OR based band formed in 2011 as an indie rock project with frontperson Macks Johanesen. Starting July 2016, the band began performing with the four-piece lineup of Macks on guitar and vocals, Eli Tocchini on drums, Jeff Kretsinger on bass, and Maci DeBlanc on keyboard, guitar, and vocals. In 2014 they released their debut EP, this is fine., proving themselves to be one of the up and coming bands in the region. In 2016, they released their debut self-titled album. Their third release, Yet Another Change of Plans, is set to be released in May 2018. The Shifts have played in venues across the country and they have earned many impressive accomplishments.
For Fans Of: Modest Mouse, Built to Spill, Car Seat Headrest, Sorority Noise, The Dismemberment Plan