Rusted Root Associates Drowning Clowns to Release Debut Album
Drowning Clowns have announced that they will release their debut album All That’s Covered out February 5 via Creative Life Support Records. Grooming the sounds for their debut for over ten years, band leader, Mike Speranzo has culled together local Pittsburgh musicians ranging from his wife, Rusted Root’s Liz Berlin, Frank Spadafora (vocals, guitar & organ), Evan Smith (pro skateboarder), Dirk Miller (Rusted Root), Mike Hammer (keyboard), Jesse Prentis (bass) and Shaggy Marcello (drums).
On releasing the Clowns’ debut Speranzo said, “I reached an artistic nexus, and I wanted to prove that I could still create …Passion projects are important in life for anybody, but maybe even more important for creative, restless people. The Clowns project is taking everything I’ve learned about playing and creating music and applying it. It’s more mature than anything I’ve been involved in with because of that.”