GRIEVOUS ANGEL

GRIEVOUS ANGEL

 Ferndale, Michigan, USA
BandAmericanaSinger/Songwriter

FUNKY COUNTRIFIED FOLK ROCK---CRACKER FUNK

Biography

ALL FOUR AWARD-WINNING MUCIANS IN THE BAND HAVE SUCCESSFULLY MADE THEIR LIVING PERFORMING AND RECORDING MUSIC. ROSCOE , WHOSE ROOTS LIE IN THE BLUES..IS KNOWN FOR HIS GREAT SENSE OF TONE AND INOVATIVE SOLOS. HE IS ALSO A SUCCESSFUL RECORDING STUDIO OWNER AND ENGINEER, WITH CLIENT THAT INCLUDE ...SPONGE, LIZ LARIN AND JILL JACK. RON PANGBORN IS A COMPOSER AND PRODUCER FOR TV(DETROITS WELL KNOWN "BACKSTAGE PASS") AS WELL AS ONE OF THE BEST DRUMMERS ON THE DETROIT SCENE...HE HAS LENT HIS TALENTS TO MARSHALL CRENSHAW, WAS NOT WAS, MATHEW SWEET. NOLAN MENDENHALL HAS PLAYED WITH JUST ABOUT EVERY MOTOWN AND R' N B' GREAT, HAS WON PRODUCER OF THE YEAR AT THE DETROIT MUSIC AWARDS SEVERAL TIMES AND HAS ZIGZAGED FROM FOLK TO REGGAE TO JAZZ AND BACK AGAIN. BILLY BRANDT, WHOSE ALT-COUNTRY ROOTS RUN DEEP, HAS BEEN A MAINSTAY OF THE DETROIT MUSIC SCENE, THROUGH HIS DRUM DANCER RECORDS, NURTURING THE CAREERS OF REGIONAL ARTIST LIKE RED C , SPANK AND JILL JACK.
GRIEVOUS ANGEL HOOKS INTO THE MELTING POT THAT IS THE AMERICAN MUSICAL LANDSCAPE AND SHAPES THEIR OWN UNIQUE VERSION OF CROSS-POLLINIZATION AS THEY GLEEFULLY TOSS FOLK, COUNTRY, AMERICANA, SWING AND SWAMP-AND ANYTHING ELSE THAT'S HANDY AT THE MOMENT-INTO THE BLENDER.

Discography

GRIEVOUS ANGEL-SELF TITLED 2005
WENT INTO FULL ROTATION ON XM RADIOS X-COUNTRY SHOW IN THE SUMMER OF 2005...REACHED AS HIGH AS #16....WDET DETROIT PUBLIC RADIO HAS PLAYED THEM SEVERAL TIMES...WCSX'S "OVEREASY" SHOW..GIVES THEM REGULAR SPINS...

Set List

ABOUT 6 ORIGINALS AND 6 COVERS FROM SIMILAR GENRES..