Fred Baker on guitar and vocals, Frank Dillon on guitar, Brock Lange on bass, and Ryan Janac on drums. Rival Shapes hails from the arid desert valley of Arizona where they conjure warm, intimate songs.
Major influences include A.A. Bondy, As Tall As Lions, Bjork, Radiohead, Sigur Ros, Slowdive, and U2.
Rival Shapes' debut EP, Push, was released in early November 2016, followed by their second EP, Pull, in May 2017. They are currently playing shows throughout the southern Arizona region.
Media & Press
Avai Media - Rival Shapes "Don't Quit Your Daydream"
Phoenix New Times - Rival Shapes' Frank Dillon on Why He Left Shredding Behind and His Fave Gear
Enter the Venture - Rival Shapes - New EP Release
The 'Spill - ‘Spillin’ The Beans – “Pull” by Rival Shapes
Tucson Weekly - Hang on to your Ego
Rock Era Magazine - Rival Shapes Share Pensive New Single
Atwood Magazine - Premiere: Rival Shapes' "The Longing" Burns With Love & Poignant Nostalgia
New Millennium Music - Rival Shapes - New Music
East of 8th - VIDEO PREMIERE: "Evaporate" by RIVAL SHAPES
GroundSounds - Interview + Exclusive Track: Getting to know Rival Shapes