The Swimmers

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Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA
Genres: Indie rock

The Swimmers are a four-piece rock band from Philadelphia and include drums, guitar, keyboard (or synth more recently), and bass. They are signed to Drexel University's MAD Dragon Records and released their first album, ''Fighting Trees'' in 2008. It garnered rave reviews from ''The Philadelphia Inquirer'', ''Magnet'', ''The Tripwire'' and ''Time Out Chicago''. For their second record, The Swimmers started fresh by building a home studio and producing and recording it themselves. According to lead singer, Steve Yutzy-Burkey, “It was a very focused and isolated time in the studio, and much of the grit was in the mixing process. These songs were darker and more intricate than the last recor... Continue Bio >>