Desmond Jones (Grand Rapids, MI) and Electric Orange Peel (Columbus, OH) are hitting the road this August to bring their dynamic fusion of rock, funk, and jazz to the East Coast.
Desmond Jones- Desmond Jones is a five-piece American rock band from Grand Rapids, MI. With original music written to complement the group’s sound as a whole, the music is centered on melodic guitar riffs, groovy basslines, funky drumbeats, and smooth saxophone. The group takes influence from Frank Zappa, The Grateful Dead, Phish, Miles Davis, The Band, and Led Zeppelin to name a few. Desmond Jones puts on exciting and high-energy shows with a high level of musicianship and skillful improvisation. Each show, set list, and song is different from night to night. The group has played over 500 shows and has shared the stage with bands like Papadosio, Joe Russo’s Almost Dead, EOTO, Here Come the Mummies, Aqueous, Dopapod, The Werks, and many more.
Electric Orange Peel- A four-piece progressive jam band whose music focuses on intricate compositions inspired by genres ranging from funk to classical and all things in-between! Now in their fourth year together, Electric Orange Peel is going stronger than ever. With an ever-growing catalog of original music, EOP decided to hit the studio last Winter to record their debut album, “Seed,” which they released on June 30, 2017. Now hitting the road again hard for the Spring and Summer tours, Electric Orange Peel is currently riding a massive wave of momentum, and show no signs of stopping anytime soon.