Founded in 2018, Floodgate Operators are a 5-piece bluegrass band from Crested Butte, CO Floodgate Operators combine fast, flat-picking traditionals with energetic, heartfelt originals to create a unique experience that is not to be missed.
‘Drought Driven Days’ the debut EP from Floodgate Operators brings their signature sound to the forefront. Recorded at Evergroove Studio, ‘Drought Driven Days’ combines fast flatpicking, heartfelt lyrics and tight harmonies to create a stellar breakout EP.
After having to pull off of tour in March 2020 due to the Covid Pandemic, Floodgate went back to work writing original material that would ultimately turn into their debut album, ‘Flood the World’. Featuring 10 original tracks, Flood the World builds on the solid foundation laid by Drought Driven Days with complex and detailed songwriting, tight harmonies, and barn-burning leads. Flood the World drops to listeners everywhere May 2022