Freshwater Collins' music is a perfect reflection of the diverse backgrounds of its artists, resulting in a sound that is both as emotional as it is captivating. Calling on a wide range influences from The Flaming Lips to Hank Williams, from Muddy Waters to Led Zepplin has resulted a very soulful form of alterative rock from the upper Midwest. Currently, Freshwater Collins stands on the threshold of releasing their most ambitious project to date with the upcoming release of their new album "These Days Lately". The band has been working on the record with renowned producer Mike Hoffmann for over a year, and that has helped secure the band's unique sound.
Freshwater Collins is also building momentum through spirited live performances throughout the country, having shared the stage with Robert Plant, Robert Randolph, Steve Earle, Galactic, OAR, Gov't Mule, The Jayhawks, Karl Denson, Better Than Ezra, Theory of a Dead Man, Umphrey's McGee, Killing Heidi as well as a host of others. Keep a clear eye out for Freshwater Collins in your area in 2005.