Reed Appleseed


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Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: Reed Appleseed

Recommended if you like: Mac Demarco, The Beatles, Father John Misty, The Kinks, Bob Dylan

Story behind your band/artist name: Reed was playing farmer's markets and it seemed like a really cute, fitting name for such an event and then we started this band and couldn't think of a better name, so it stuck.

Band Members: Reed Doherty - rhythm guitar and lead vocals, Nick Fliakas - bass guitar and backing vocals, David Lage - percussion, Stephen Baker - lead guitar, Vaniah Holtz - backing vocals

What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : We are mostly tied to Bloomingdale (NW DC) because Reed runs a weekly open mic at Boundary Stone and it is how he has been tied into the music scene of DC.

At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: 1.) Reed got to sing the National Anthem at a Nats game in 2016

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Main Genre: Folk

Other Genres: Alternative-folk-rock-country-pop, Alternative-nightmare-country