Free Press Summer Fest

Fitz & The Tantrums: Don't Call Them "Retro"

Fitz and The Tantrums, a group Rolling Stone named one of its "bands to watch" last year, will be gracing Houston with their presence Sunday at Free Press Summer Fest. The six-piece soul-influenced indie-pop band likes to embrace difference. Influenced by Motown and Stax, the band lacks guitars, but makes up for it in their own way.

Rocks Off spoke with Tantrums vocalist Noelle Scaggs, known for her expressive use of the tambourine, about the band's journey, and what they have in store for Houston at Free Press Summer Fest.

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