Basement Tsunami

About the Band


We are Based in Salt Lake City, UT

Band Members

Adam Nelson:  Keyboard, Vocals, Occasionally Trumpet

Ben Turner:  Bass​, Vocals, Occasionally Keyboard, Guitar & Flute

Michael Greene:  Guitar, Occasionally Bass

​Steve Pinette:  Didgeridoo, Sample Pad, Shaker, Backup Vocals

Wachira Waigwa-Stone:  Percussion, Wavedrum, Backup Vocals

Float the Boat

Official Website

Booking info

Saturday, 9/19/15, SLC Farmers Market

Located @ 300 South 300 West,

Salt Lake City, UT

Music from 11:30am - 1:30pm

Saturday, 10/3/15, Fats Grill

​Located @ 2182 Highland Drive,

Salt Lake City, UT  84106

​Music at 9:00pm

Want to book Float the Boat at your venue? Click here to contact us.

We are an experimental band at heart, in the same vein as our idols The Flaming Lips, TuNe-Yards, Animal Collective but our musical tastes and style range from '80s Pop to Prog Rock to mid '90s video game music.  Someone even described us as Psych-Funk once.  We just try to keep it interesting...

Influences / What do we Sound Like?


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