Incubus and Tool had a baby and it was a San Diego rock band with huge melodic hooks, inspirational lyrics and an epic rock vibe. That band is FOIL.


FOIL emits a powerful , inspirational vibe and has been turning out melodic hard rock tunes since 2002. This powerful foursome delivers, time and time again, high energy , passionate rock shows with big hooks , tons of melody and uplifting vocals . Inspired by such great bands as Incubus, Tool and U2 , FOIL was born in San Diego, California.What started as a solo project turned into a rock band .
FOIL immediately caught the attention of Groove 33 Records and signed their first recording contract in 2003.With a slew of club shows and festivals already under their belts , FOIL began recording their debut album , “13” produced by Jeff Sers of Groove 33 Records .With the album finished , the band spent the next couple years playing countless shows across southern California. From the distinguished clubs of Hollywood like the Dragonfly , the Whiskey,City Walk Universal Studios, and The Roxy to the almighty House of Blues San Diego and the famous Del Mar fair. Six straight years rockin the Sandcastles Competition in Imperial Beach helped to bring the music to thousands, including the best fans of all, the kids. With release of the single “I Awake” came an award for “Best Male Songwriter of the Year” in the 2007 LA Music Awards.Foil is currently working on their second album "Essentials For Staging A Coup" as an independant release. Experience music that lasts....Experience FOIL.


Thirteen-Groove 33 Records
second album on the way,self-release.

Set List

All original. Typical set ranges from 45 min. to hour and a half. Most songs are radio format length with a few longer than 4 min.
Featured songs

I Awake
Caught in a Moment
Now and Zen