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Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: Melodime, MEL-O-DIME
Recommended if you like: Zac Brown Band, NEEDTOBREATHE, Tom Petty
Story behind your band/artist name: Melodime is a combination of two words, Melody and Time, to represent a sonic deja vu when you hear a song and it takes you to a different place in time. When a strong memory or feeling immediately comes back.
Band Members: Brad (Lead Vox, Guitar), Sammy (Keys, Bass), Jon (Guitars, BGVs), Tyler "Tyg" (drums)
What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : Northern Virginia / Leesburg
At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: Melodime also runs a charity organization called "Now I Play Along Too" which gives instruments and support for music lessons to underprivileged and at-risk youth. They've partnered with the DC Dream Center in Washington, DC as well as others to help start music programs in the local community as well as abroad in other countries.
Melodime hosts a large NYE part each year in the DC-area. 2017/2018 is the 5th year in a row hosting at Jammin' Java. The event has expanded to two nights, Dec 30th and 31st. The event features some of the best regional acts and nationally touring artists you need to hear. Tickets are available here: https://www.jamminjava.com/search/?q=melodime
Melodime has been featured on the World's Greatest Floating Music Festival called The Rock Boat for the 5th year in a row. The band plays alongside other great artists including, NEEDTOBREATHE, Gavin DeGraw, Ben Rector, Barenaked Ladies, Sister Hazel, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Will Hoge, Drew Holcombe & The Neighbors, Red Wanting Blue, Green River Ordinance, etc.
Anything else we should know, or you want to share:
Official Website URL: http://www.melodime.com
Facebook URL: http://www.facebook.com/melodime
Spotify Link: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3IV61XSK9zXwMShPnV2hBD
Main Genre: Rock
Other Genres: alt-country, americana country,