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8 ohms are an Annapolis Based 8 piece horn heavy funk, soul, reggae band. Their sound, while reminiscent of James Brown, Bob Marley and early 70's rare groove, still provides a unique and eclectic perspective in modern music.
"Aerport Rocking Chairs music takes influence from various styles, including rock n roll, jazz, funk, bluegrass, blues, and surprisingly, jungle. The drummer, Scott Shapiro, is an accomplished DJ spinning house/intelligent jungle for the last 10 years. Shapiro also has long standing London based record contract for his original jungle tracks. His back beat has lead this band to explore sounds unheard of in a rock band. He can also be heard singing some of the covers during live shows. Scott Sherr is the acoustic guitarist and lead singer with multiple credentials from his days at UCLA. His voice seems to get better with every gig and every song he writes. Its deep, rich tones with a raspy air are unique unto himself. The self professed driver of the bus, otherwise known as the bassist, is Joe Scalea. Scaleas style is as varied as his influences, building a sound that'll keep you moving and knock you over, if youre not careful. Rounding out the band is the lead guitarist, Dan Gohzansky, whos roots are purist American rock n roll. His lead style has been shaped by everything from the jazz and blues greats of the fifties, to the newest independents on the New York and Portland music scene. From clean to crunch, Gohzanksy is truly a versatile lead guitarist."
"A conglomerate of free form Baltimore/DC musicians that mixes Dub, Reggae, Funk, Acid Jazz, Trip Hop, Psychedelic, Breakbeat, Ska, Punk, Neo Soul, Afrobeat."
Hip-hop, jazz-fusion quintet featuring trumpet, piano, bass, drums and turntables.
Acoustic/electric rock 4-piece with punchy acoustic and electric guitars, soulful vocals, clever songwriting, airy keys, catchy basslines, and a drum beat that'll keep your ass off the seat. Influences include DMB, Jack Johnson, Pearl Jam, Rage Against the Machine, G. Love and various hip-hop, alt-country and reggae elements. Although Bond and Bentley sounds nothing like any of these, our pooled influences create a dynamic and varied aural presence.
"Providing Live Music For All Types Of Events
Varieties of Acts Include:
(3)Trio band performance including Vocal Harmonies, Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Drums
The Brian Farley Band performs over 100 Rock, Country, Pop, and Reggae covers from the 60's to Today and several original singer songwriter songs.
A distinctive dynamic sound and playful audience interaction are what sets this band and its founder apart. The band crosses many music era and genre boundaries and this makes for an energetic and well received variety of music. The band is audience oriented and strives to maintain a positive, fun, and all inclusive atmosphere.
The members of the Brian Farley Band and its founder have been performing in the Baltimore/DC area since summer of 2004. During this time the band and its founder have had the privilege of performing at some of the landmark music venues in the region. The Bands biggest musical influences include Dave Matthews Band, John Mayer, Bob Marley, Sublime, and Jimi Hendrix.
For Booking Info Contact Brian Farley: 301-385-8124 or firstname.lastname@example.org"
"Creative and soulful Pop-Rock oozing with lyrical honesty and matching melodies. Songs are an eclectic mix of Pop, Soul, Blues, Rock, Folk and R&B that combine to detail the ups, downs and in-betweens of life. Skilled and energetic live performers. Entertaining from start to finish."
"We are hip-hop artist tired of the same old music. So we started a four-piece band, Thats focus's more on funk and rock type rap songs. Our topic are very diverse and non-traditional. We make all types of music anything that is real and has soul. We still make hip-hop over digital beats, and produce mainstream hip-hop and R&B. Our sound is influenced by p-funk, Dr dre, Nas, Common, Jimi, Bob, Wu-tang, James Brown, Run-dmc, Rakim, OBD, And the most high."
Suburban Maryland pop-jam trio. With two songwriters and three frontmen, this group's original music ranges from Beatlesque pop to rock, jam, reggae, latin, jazz or funk.
Local Annapolis Jam Band inciting musical infleunces such as Widespread Panic,moe., and Phish.
Rock band with eclectic background, mixing together blues, jazz, rock, jam, and psychedelic influences. Progressive rock band with no or very little vocals.
Frenchbread & the Chinamen is a six piece band from Annapolis Maryland. We are a high energy jam band filled with southern fried funk !!! 'A stylistic experimentation of organic rock'. We have collectively been on the mid-atlantic scene for over 15 years! This is spontaneous music for combustible people!!
"4 guys, dentists by day, rockstars by night!! Rock, Classic Rock, Blues, Pop, and R&B Covers... All Crowd Pleasers."
Five Piece Jam Band heavily influenced by Miles, Trane, John Scofield, The Grateful Dead and many other jam bands.
Dedicated to energetic live performances and armed with a self-produced full-length studio album, which has had three songs receive awards in national contests, John Mancini Band blends original songwriting with a dynamic rhythm section, bridging blues-fueled folk rock and funked-up jazz fusion.
"Seven Piece (with horn section) band of Baltimore's finest playing New Orleans-based Blues, Funk and Zydeco. Fronted by female guitarist Gabrielle Glorioso and vocialist Jodi Hume. A show not to miss."
A typical NCB set is characterized by the segue of its original, written out material into an all-out trail blazing jam that navigates through many flavors of well-learned styles which include rock, jazz, funk, jam, blues, reggae, ambient and electronica.
"3 pc tight improvisational groove blues band who freely invite guest artists to sit in. 90% original
seductively intimate lyrics, seasoned with interjectd verses or outright mash-ups.
Free verse topics tossed from the crowd or live band karaokee; one never quite knows what to expect from this hard to categorize band. Funk soul groove acid jazz deep house blues just doesn't fit on a card. Their goal is to innvite the crowd to be part of the organic experience of performance art.
Percussion and esoteric bass can also be found backing up the Funk Monkeys and the
Cathy McLeod Project; synth guitar can also be found rocking Teacher's Pet.
Come out and join in the fun."
"Listening to the Ren Rick Band is an eclectic journey into the very heart of a soulful and deep-feeling musical experience. The journey begins with the precise foundation of the rock steady beats and rhythms produced by Larry Cookson's drum stylings and Mick's bass lines. As the songs build, intricate and stylish tempo's and leads can be experienced filling the musical air with heart felt solo's and fills...while Billy (Grimes) plays guitar....Maria Mando adds a unique warmth and somewhat Renaissance feel to the music with her mandolin.... while Gene Woods saxophone grows note by note into a beautiful accent filling the room and the songs, giving one the sense of being lulled into a romantic trance...all this cannot be more appreciated...then when one hears the almost angelic, slightly edgy song stylings of singer Ren Rick... with her rhythmic guitar playing (and a personality that literally lights up the room)her brilliant songwriting brings the audience into a world she has created in words and music. enjoy the journey....."
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