12/7/13 @ The Rocket Bar (Toledo, OH)
S1: Giants, Bob the Wondercat, The Scar, DNT>Kpanlogo>EMD, InterGalactic CyberSlut, The Marine, Golden Boy, Square Pegs Round Holes
11/6/13: PHASE II IN THE HIVE
We have started the second phase of live releases. Once again, we will be releasing a new archived concert every other week and all proceeds from these releases go to getting a digital board so that we can record and release mixed soundboard recordings of every show we play. The first show released in phase II is from Halloween of 2012 when we performed the music of Nightmare Before Christmas. Follow the link HERE to download this show now.
10/1/13: TRANSLATE IS AVAILABLE
You can now purchase Translate in both CD and Digital forms HERE. When you purchase the CD, it also come with a digital download code. Listen to the first single Tiny Eyes by clicking the picture below.
7/29/13: 2 NIGHT NYE RUN IN THE ZOO
We had so much fun last year for our New Years Eve performance at Bells Brewery in Kalamazoo, we decided to extend it to 2 nights this year! New Years Eve has always been our biggest and best party and this year, each night will have a special theme and performance unique to any other Hippo show. Tickets are on sale now HERE. Individual passes as well as a special limited quantity of 2-day passes with $10 in savings are all available. Last years show sold out before the doors even opened, so don't be left out in the cold for a second year. Buy your tickets asap and guarantee your spot inside for the party.
6/19/13: PITTSBURG ON ARCHIVE
Our Summer Tour opener from Pittsburg is available to stream and download on Archive. Click HERE to give it a listen and here is the setlist if you need a little enticing
S1: Medicine, Square Pegs Round Holes, InterGalactic Cyberslut, North Coast, Metaphorical Pipe, Chorale, Cheshire Cat>Head in the Trees, Cream Soda
S2: The Marine, Reality, Run Rabbit Run, Bob the Wondercat>Kpanlogo>La Marea, Tugboat, Tiny Eyes, Yin Yang, Closer
6/11/13: SUMMER CAMP ON ARCHIVE
Two of our sets from Summer Camp are up on Archive to stream or download for free! One is from our late night set on Thursday with Alex from Roster McCabe sitting in on a Stevie Wonder Tune. The other is from our Saturday set with Rob from Dopapod sitting in on Cheshire Cat. Click HERE to listen to them both
5/26/13: BELLS ON ARCHIVE
Our show at Bells Brewery from the end of April is now on Archive to stream or download for free! Click HERE to give it a listen.
3/23/13: BOSTON ON ARCHIVE
Our show last Tuesday in Boston is available on Archive.org to stream or download for free! Click HERE to give it a listen.
2/22/13: BROOMHILDA JAMMIE
We are very proud to announce that The Broomhilda Suite has won WYCE's Jammie for Best Funk/Jam album. A huge thanks to WYCE for their continuous support and recognition. And also a huge thanks to Roy Wallace, Bill Chrysler, Joe Sturgill and Redwall North Studios for helping us put together the album that we envisioned.
2/11/13 : PITTS ON ARCHIVE
Our show last Friday in Pittsburgh at The Rex Theater is on Archive to download or stream for free! Click HERE to give it a listen.
1/30/13: STEEL DRUM BGM
One of our fans and good friend Doug Sutton, a student at University of Cincinnati, arranged a steel drum ensemble composition of one of our songs, Background Music for UofC's Winter Concert. It is pretty fantastic, so give it a listen here