Iration has kicked off 2014 with the coast-to-coast "Automatic Winter Tour" with support from Natural Vibrations, The Movement, and select dates with Micah Brown. They will make a pit stop at the Catalyst Club with Natural Incense as the supporting act. A Hawaiian-bred, Santa Barbara-based band, Iration are recognized for their reggae-infused rock sound that features catchy hooks and infectious rhythms. Their most recent release, Automatic, is making waves around the country, with the single "Back Around" receiving ample radio airplay.
Iration is an alternative/reggae group of musicians who met while growing up in Hawaii but formed the band after reconnecting in Santa Barbara, CA. The band?s 2010 release Time Bomb hit #1 on the iTunes Reggae Album Chart and has enjoyed a very successful run on the Billboard Reggae Album Chart to date as well. The band's EP releases include New Roots (2006), Sample This EP (2008) and Fresh Grounds (2011). The group has been touring nationally since 2007, performing at festivals such as: Lollapalooza, Wakarusa, Sierra Nevada World Music Festival, and Sunset Strip Music Festival. Iration has headlined several successful national headline club tours with numerous sold out shows nationwide. Their third full-length album, Automatic, combines elements of reggae, rock and pop to create a truly unique listening experience. Automatic debuted at #75 on Billboard Top 200, #17 Billboard Top independent, and #1 on Billboard Top Reggae charts. Multiple songs by Iration have topped alternative radio station charts throughout the country - including Time Bomb's "Turn Around" and "Falling," as well as Automatic's "Back Around" and title track which was recently remixed for the radio and is starting to receive spins nationwide.