Plazmatic is a high-energy live band blending funk, rock, jazz, and other styles based in Cincinnati, OH and making a statement on the regional jam scene. Now booking festivals, shows, and private events.

About the band

Plazmatic is a Cincinnati-based band specializing in captivating live performances with high production value. The band is currently booking regional festivals, shows, and private events while establishing themselves as a first-call group in the regional jam scene. The group has headlined and performed at some of Cincinnati's premier venues including Madison Live, Radio Artifact, and the Woodward Theater, while also performing in the broader region. Plazmatic recorded a to-be-released live album at Radio Artifact in January 2023 and will make its festival headlining debut at Skrimp Scampi in April.The band, whose style draws heavily from golden-era funk, the modern jam scene, as well as rock and jazz, is writing and recording their first full-length album. The group's sound is defined by thick grooves and improvisation over non-traditional song structures. The band's unforgettable live shows blend original compositions, funky covers, improvisational jams, and a knack for getting audiences to dance.To book Plazmatic for your next event, please contact us.

Plazmatic is:
Matt Burton - Bass
Corbin Oleska - Guitar
John Raptis - Guitar
Jamie Ritchie - Percussion
Matt Schroeder - Saxophone & EWI
Alex Vu - Drums
James Wiley-Benes - Keys


Tour Dates

April 29, 2023Skrimp ScampiTerrapin Hill Farm
Harrodsburg, KY
June 23, 2023GO GO BUFFALO
with HERO JR
Cincinnati, OH
June 30-July 2, 2023RislofestTerrapin Hill Farm
Harrodsburg, KY


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