EPDMK

EPDMK

BandPopHip Hop

To feel EPDMK is to experience the staccato madness of a beat that rivets the mind, body and soul. EPDMK transcends the limited boundaries of traditional and contemporary genres. It is hip-hop at its highest evolutionary level that cross reverberates with pop, rock and R&B.

Biography

The creative force and passion of one of America’s hottest groups to emerge out of the South is now on the mission to bring real life back to music and cultural expression.

EPDMK has broken out of the quarantine of the status quo. Their music is contagious. “From Struggle 2 Glory” breaks forth with the lyrical triumph of three multi-talented artists from South Carolina who know what it means to overcome adversity by daring to spit the truth about the power of music and the oneness of humanity.

To feel EPDMK is to experience the staccato madness of a beat that rivets the mind, body and soul. EPDMK transcends the limited boundaries of traditional and contemporary genres. It is hip-hop at its highest evolutionary level that cross reverberates with pop, rock and R&B.

The real-life storylines in "From Struggle 2 Glory" are penetratingly relevant to all who hunger and thirst for the uplift of music that sustains. Beyond what is known as a "rags to riches" journey, EPDMK's pursuit of perfection in their premiere album presents the listener with an insightful maturity combined with the simplicity of raw genius.

Strongly influenced by the iconic Dr.Dre, EPDMK's producer, Russell Rockwell is a consummate lyricist and songwriter who has produced for a number of main-stream artists (Lil’ Flip, Nivea, 8Ball). He is considered to be one of the hottest up and coming producers in the industry.

Adrian Lee is EPDMK's focused and passionate vocalist, guitarist, songwriter and lyricist that has carved his path as one of the most versatile artists to emerge from the South. He has worked with Grammy winning producers, charted in the top 30 on Radio and Records National Charts, and performed countless shows across the U.S.

Butch Gibson, is a pop-driven songwriter as well as one of the most talented vocalist to ever stand in front of a microphone. He has won National competitions and performed with everyone from Yolanda Adams and Fred Hammond to Jagged Edge, Lil Jon and Lyfe Jennings.

All three believe in achieving their dreams of worldwide success while preserving the importance of “family” and displaying humility in their everyday lives. They are united and bonded together by the mutual desire to touch people with the reality of their music. And that reality is…. The world can’t escape this EPDMK.

Discography

From Struggle 2 Glory - Upcoming Release
Champion Single - Featured on MTV's "Two a days".
Various Production for mainstream artists.

Set List

Our set list consists of Originals and covers. We can play anywhere from 45 minutes to 3 hours depending on the venue. We can also play acoustic only sets if needed. We play a 45 to 60 minute set and take a 10 - 15 minute break in between.

Some Covers we play: The Joker (Steve Miller Band), Numb (Linkin Park), Sweet Home Alabama (Lynard Skynard), When Doves Cry (Prince), Family Tradition (Hank Williams Jr), Never too late (3 Days Grace), Gin and Juice (Snoop Dogg), Let Her Cry (Hootie and the Blowfish), Paradise (Phil Collins), For what its worth (Buffalo Springfield), Hemmorage (Fuel), and many others.