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Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: Exit 10
Recommended if you like: Hard to say
Story behind your band/artist name: We initially started to take classic source material and interpret it through a psychedelic filter on the lines of Miles Davis' "Bitches Brew" and Muddy Waters "Electric Mud". We've interpreter songs by Johnny Cash, Lou Reed, Sinatra, Bob Dylan, and many others. The musicians in the band are all top veteran DC-area players and each show is a unique experience.
Band Members: Ted Onulak, Marcus Esposito, Scott McKnight, Jimmy Jones, and Arch Alcantara
What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : Arlington
At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: Won the AFI "48 Hour" Best Video and Most Popular in 2012 ("Tango with the Devil"). DC Dawgs video production of our tune "Lover's Leap" has won several awards at independent film festivals. Featured performers at "Madam's Organ" in DC and "219 Restaurant" in Alexandria.
Anything else we should know, or you want to share: Ted was featured on Voice of America Ukrainian Service. Though blind, Ted Onulak worked for the Department of State for 15 years, speaks several languages, writes poetry, and composes and produces Exit 10's original music.
Official Website URL: http://www.exit10band.com/
Facebook URL: https://www.facebook.com/Exit-10-138795502880196/
Spotify Link: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3rLUGd5NfE1fBVL4M33hMs
Other Links: https://www.amazon.com/Demimonde-Exit-10/dp/B00823HL2M/ref=sr_1_2?s=music&ie=UTF8&qid=1509642438&sr=1-2&dpID=51W5tiMIayL&preST=_SY300_QL70_&dpSrc=srch
Main Genre: Blues
Other Genres: jazz, rock, funk