Bouncing to Their Own Beat

November 17, 2011 Meghan Healy 1

New Paltz prides itself as a center for different kinds of art. Bounce Method, a new band sweeping over the town’s music scene, takes this idea further by incorporating multiple genres and backgrounds to create a unique sound. Third-year media management major Luke DiCola (vocals/guitar), fourth-year contemporary music major Guy Piaquadio (bass), third-year jazz performance theory & composition major Matthew Hunter (vocals/guitar) and third-year pre-finance major Jason Greenspan (drums) make up the four-piece group and each add a unique flavor of music to their band, setting them apart from many others. While the band said merging their different styles is the hallmark of their ensemble, they also expressed a difficulty in finding a middle ground. “There’s a hard line to cross between friends and bandmates,” DiCola […]