Square Peg Round HolePhiladelphia, PA
SQUARE PEG ROUND HOLE is a band based out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania comprised of percussionists Evan Chapman, Sean M. Gill, and Carlos Pacheco-Perez. The group formed in 2011 while studying music at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, in Bloomington, Indiana. Square Peg Round Hole has developed a following due to its eclectic style, drawing from a wide variety of influences. The band has shared bills with artists such as MAE, The Album Leaf, Built To Spill, RJD2, Dan Deacon, This Will Destroy You, The Joy Formidable, The Reign of Kindo, Dawn of Midi, Mount Eerie, Kneebody, and many more.
Square Peg’s music combines elements of contemporary classical, electronic, ambient, indie rock, post-rock, and minimalism, and features a vast array of instruments including secretary bells, metal pipes, glass bottles, children’s toys, drums, synthesizers, and more. The ensemble has also collaborated with up & coming composers, commissioning and premiering new works for percussion.