Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: Hello Dharma

Recommended if you like: Rooney, Kings of Leon, The Strokes

Story behind your band/artist name: We wanted something simple that said a lot. Dharma is the Hindu principle of cosmic order, preceded by a simple hello.

Band Members: Mj. McLaughlin, Alex Constantine, Andrew McCue and Chris Kanavy

What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : MJ, Alex and Andrew are all from Northern Virginia. Chris is originally from Scranton, PA and relocated to the DC area.

At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: Alex, Andrew and Mj have been friends since grade school
Mj and Chris are cousins
Alex enjoys farming in his free time. 
Andrew enjoys video games
Our favorite venue that we've played (so far) is Black Cat

Anything else we should know, or you want to share: We will be playing Musikfest in Bethlehem, PA on Thursday 8/10.
We are also finalizing pre-production for some new songs to head into the studio with.

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Other Links:!/artists/hello-dharma/

Main Genre: Rock

Other Genres: rock, indie, pop