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Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: FeelFree (capitalization specific, one word.. pronounced as is)
Recommended if you like: SOJA, Citizen Cope, Slightly Stoopid, Steely Dan, Grateful Dead
Story behind your band/artist name: Evan came up with it one night in the spring or summer of 2010, and we all pretty much got on board with it from the get go... he thought the phrase captured what we are trying to do with our music and how we want to make people feel...Free!
Band Members: Andrew Pfeiffer (vocals/rhythm guitar/trombone); Evan Hulehan (lead guitar/vocals); Garrett Clausen (bass/vocals/Keys); Jack Kilby (drums/Percussion); Joe Pepe Epstein (trumpet)
What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : Alexandria VA
At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area:FeelFree was voted finalists in both FloydFest and LOCKN’ festivals’ “Artists On The Rise” series two consecutive years in 2016 and 2017.
FeelFree was named Deli Magazine’s DC Artist of the Month in July 2013.
Fun Fact: Andrew Pfeiffer and Evan Hulehan first created a band together (the band that would eventually become FeelFree) while in middle school together at George Washington Middle School in 2004. They named the band Viewer Disgretion and covered the likes of AC/DC, Good Charlotte, and Sublime among others and played at local events like the TC Williams’ Titan Expo. Just a few years later while still in school, Hulehan, Pfeiffer, and later FeelFree would go on to garner local attention from playing open mics up and down King St. to packing shows at bars and restaurants all over Old Town.
Anything else we should know, or you want to share:
Official Website URL: FeelFree703.com
Facebook URL: Facebook.com/feelfree703
Main Genre: Reggae
Other Genres: Alternative Rock, Funk, Jazz Fusion