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Son of the Sun
Joseph Stocker - Guitars, Farfisa Organ, Keyboards, VocalsZak Ward - Lead Vocal, GuitarJeremy Franklin - Electric GuitarSteve Matthews - Bass Guitar, MoogBrandon Delmont - Drums
|# Years Experience Performing Live:
||Home Market: 251-300
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About the ArtistOriginally conceived by multi-instrumentalist Joseph Stocker and guitarist/vocalist Zak Ward, Son of the Sun has fleshed out their already considerably lush sound with the addition of Jeremy Franklin on guitar, Steve Matthews on bass, and Brandon Delmont on drums.
What was once a muted, sparse take on rock music has become a grandiose love letter to the driving heart of Kinks style harmonies and Velvet Underground guitars.
Band tours USA with own individual equipment, unless it is a flyout date. Standard club level sound system with monitors and sound technician is always required.
For flyout dates back line requirements are:
* 3 vocal microphones
* Standard 4 piece drum kit (mic'ed)
* 3 guitar combo amplifiers (tube w/ 12 in speaker Fender brand preferred)
* 1 bass amplifier with cabinet (15 in speaker preferred)
* 4 stage monitor speakers 3 front of stage capable of strong vocal mix (1 back of stage preferred)
Please contact management at: firstname.lastname@example.org
for details and exceptions.
Adjustments can be made to accommodate specific situations.
January 2009 Noise Pop 2009
SOTS Cincinnati City Beat / Midpoint Music Festiva
by A flood of adjectives immediately comes to mind upon exposure to Son of the Sun's music - lush, affecting, shimmering, languid, dreamy, and ethereal, to name a few - via five guys who surely have...
Music Is Art Festival review by the Buffalo News
by 7th Music Is Art Festival offers unparalleled sonic stimulation By Joe SweeneyNEWS CONTRIBUTING REVIEWER“If there’s anything you haven’t tried, today’s the day to try it,” Robby Takac exclaimed...
Niagara Gazette Review 8/20/09
by Local band is singing along Two gigs: Niagara Falls’ Son of the Sun band opens today at Molson Canal Concert and Hard Rock on Saturday. By Michele Deluca When you play in a rock band it’s easy to...
Midpoint Music Festival Review
by SON OF THE SUN (Buffalo, NY): Like a gift from the sky, Son of the Sun is coming to serve up a plate of their southern tinged New York retro R&B rock. Equal parts Velvet Underground and Kings...
SOTS wins BUFFALO SPREE MAGAZINE - BEST BAND WNY
by SON of the SUN wins "Best Band in Western NY" at the Buffalo Spree Magazine Awards!!! SOTS will also be featured in the June 2009 Summer Issue of Buffalo Spree Magazine! You can purchase the...
SOTS Nominated for "Best Original Band Award" 2009
by SON of the SUN Nominated for "Best Original Band Award" by 29th ANNUAL 2009 BUFFALO MUSIC AWARDSClick the link to Vote for Son of the Sun Below! - 75 Awards - 6 Bands - Thursday November 19th, 2009...
Buffalo Examiner Review
by It's getting hot in here": and so is Son of the SunIf there is a direct correlation between hard work and success, Son of the Sun should be hitting substantial notoriety shortly". - S.O.T.S MySpace...
Rochester City Newspaper Music Review
by Rochester City NewspaperBy Saby Reyes-Kulkarni on June 3, 2009By now, the marriage of country and rock is hardly a novel idea, but Niagara Falls five-piece Son Of The Sun proves that there are...
Best of WNY.com Album Review
by Originally conceived as a project of multi instrumentalist Joseph Strocker and guitarist Zak Ward, Son of the Sun released their new EP as a four song record (on delicious yellow vinyl) and a bonus...