Valise is an indie rock quartet from Dallas, TX. Vince Penick, Jared Travis, Casey Newton, and Ricky Johnson met in school, but quickly ditched their studies to focus on making music together. Their debut album "Young Bloomer" was recorded at The Vanguard Room in Lakeland, FL with producer Matt Wilbur and released on February 24, 2015.
"Fantastic indie rock. Valise is your new favorite band." - The Huffington Post
"Young Bloomer is a slice of propulsive, atmospheric indie rock at its finest." - D Magazine
"The lyrics are emphasized through layers of warm harmonies that build and burst into an understated Arcade-Fire-esque polyphonic climax." - Culture Collide
"Valise has quickly shot to the top of fan's and critics' radars alike, thanks in part to their intense and energetic live show." - Diffuser
"Spinning some sonic effect and sequencing tricks to a big bandstand style, they also retain a passionate heart as the driving source of the entire assemblage." - Impose
"Valise is certainly a band you don't want to miss." - You, Me & Charlie
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