Colorado-based producer Alex Botwin has been working in the electronic music scene for several years now, first playing bass as a member of jammy livetronica outfit Pnuma Trio and later crafting beats under the name Alex B. His project Paper Diamond finds him crafting fleshed-out, fully-realized tracks full of funky breaks, blissed-out synth work and the occasional vocal sample. Paper Diamond's debut EP, Levitate, was released in 2011 on the Pretty Lights Music label.
Earphunk is a jam band from New Orleans that is known for its high-energy funk sound. Founded in 2008, the band has built a fan base around the US through constant touring and sets at festivals such as Bear Creek Music Festival, The Purple hatters Ball and Wakarusa Music Festival. Earphunk began with late night jam sessions of long-time friends vocalist/guitarist Mark Hempe, bassist Micahel Comeaux, guitarist Paul Provosty and drummer Michael Matthews, and continues on in the same, but slightly more polished, spirit. The band released its debut album Comin' Up, in 2011.
William & Mary Tribe, also known as The Tribe, is the moniker of the athletic departments and sports teams at the College of William & Mary is Williamsburg, Virginia. A member of the Colonial Athletic Association, the school competes in Division I and maintains heated rivalries with a number of other universities, most notably James Madison University, University of Delaware and Old Dominion University.
The Charleston Cougars represents the athletic programs and
intercollegiate teams of the College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina. An NCAA Division I program, the school competed in the Southern Conference until 2013, when it switched to the Colonial Athletic Association. Charleston's men's basketball team won the NAIA national title in 1983 and has made several trips to the NCAA tournament, including three times throughout the 1990s. Other men's and women's sports include baseball, softball, volleyball, track and field, cross country, golf, sailing, soccer and more.