BPM

BPM

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BPM delivers a hybrid mix of reggae and ska based rock. Through socially conscious lyrics and easily danceable music, BPM aims to inspire, as well as entertain, every listener.

Biography

With influences ranging from Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, Sublime, and 311, BPM 's music is a hybrid blend of reggae, ska, and rock.
April 2, 2005 marked the release of their fourth full length CD. "A Voice of Reason" not only contains the band's best material to date, but also was produced and engineered by Cope Till who earned a platinum album for his work on Orgy's debut CD "Candyass".
The band has played several large festivals including Jubilee CityFest, RiverJam, BayFest, and Tigerstock in Alabama, Camp Reggae in Tennessee, and the Rock 'n' Ride Festival at Six Flags in Kentucky. They regularly play at colleges and in college towns throughout Alabama such as Auburn Univ.(Auburn), Univ. of Alabama(Tuscaloosa), Troy Univ.(Troy), Samford Univ.(Birmingham), and Huntingdon College and Auburn-Montgomery in Montgomery. They have played clubs and other venues throughout the southeast, as well as Kentucky, Ohio, and California.
BPM was named Montgomery's "Most Promising Act" by the Montgomery Advertiser, won the Jubilee CityFest Battle of the Bands in '03 and '04, the "Metro" Battle of the Bands" in '03, and was recently voted the "Readers Choice Award" for favorite local band by readers of the Montgomery Advertiser. They were named HighTimes.com's Unsigned Band of the Week in Sept. '04

Discography

LPs - A Voice of Reason (2005)
Tube Checker (2003)
Dubbin' in da Gumo (2002)
Get The Lead Out (2001)

Set List

All Original Sets up to 1-1/2 hrs.

Original+Covers Sets up to 4hrs.

Songs performed live:

Originals:

Babylon
Bacon
Crazy, Lazy
Deviance
Dread It
Get Rurnt
Glory Daze
Jamerica
Lay Me Down
Marie
My Friend
Natural Feeling
New Day & Age
One More Night
Own Way
Political Song
Reggae Importa
Riot
Robin Hood
Rub Dub
True Love
Wicked Ways

Covers:

Bob Marley-------No Woman, No Cry
Stir It Up
Is This Love
Redemption Song
Sublime-----------What I Got
Garden Grove
Bad Fish
Get Stoned
Doin' Time
54-46
Slow Ride
Caress Me Down
311----------------Don't Tread On Me
Prisoner
Peter Tosh-------Legalize It
Ketchy Shuby
Long Beach------Kablammin'