Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: Pressing Strings

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Story behind your band/artist name: The name is based on verbage. The band is guitar based and t started as a play on how indigenous people are/were know to choose names based on certain things that they were known to do.

Band Members: Jordan Sokel-Guitar/lead vocals, Nick Welker-bass/backing vocals, Brandon Bartlett-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 : The band is based out of Annapolis, Maryland

At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: For a short time, drummer Brandon Bartlett worked as a intern for Nile Rodgers while attending The Drummer's Collective in NYC. One time a drunk heckler fell into our Merch suitcase mid heckle and could not escape the suitcase's clutches. She was escorted out shortly after. Kevin Spacey has been out to see the band a few times while filming House Of Cards in the Annapolis/DC area

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Official Website URL: pressingstrings.com

Facebook URL: Facebook.com/pressingstrings

iTunes Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/pressing-strings/id301906934

Spotify Link: https://open.spotify.com/artist/26ZMJzyOeTTQzwImKFsKHR

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Main Genre: Folk

Other Genres: Rock, Pop, Americana