The CooLots


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Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: The CooLots (The Cool Lots)

Recommended if you like: Rage Against the Machine; 311; NERD

Story behind your band/artist name: A friend of our guitarist suggested the name The CooLots (meaning Cool Lots = Cool Group) since there were 8 members at that time.

Band Members: AwesomeRita (bass/vocals), Asha BOOMCLAK Santee (drums), Crys C (vocals/keys), Dappho the Flow-er (bass/vocals), Huggie Hugster (electric guitar/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 : 3 of 5 members are Native Washingtonians with members currently residing in NE DC and surrounding areas in Maryland.

At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: The CooLots recently played Honey Groove fest in DC and served as an opening act for Big Freedia - Queen of Bounce music.

Our drummer is currently on an international tour with DC based grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Carolyn Malachi

We released our sophomore project REBIRTH on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at Tropicalia DC.

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Main Genre: Rock

Other Genres: Rock, Soul, Funk, Blues, Alternative