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Band/Artist Name & Pronunciation: Vice Years
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Story behind your band/artist name: We had a dozen different name ideas floating around. Anyone in a band will tell you that the toughest part is deciding on a name. The true meaning is a secret that we may reveal some day. It was also the name out of the group that resonated with us the most.
Band Members: Stephen (vocals/guitar), Andy (guitar/vocals), Tom (bass/vocals/history lessons), Cameron (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 : Alexandria is our home bass. Stephen, Cameron and Andy grew up in the same neighborhood and went to high school together.
At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: -Andy is currently working on a comedy screenplay with fellow DC musician Chris Barrett.
-Stephen once recorded a singing voice-over for the part of Luke Skywalker for a scene in a low budget film created by legendary DC Hardcore band Good Clean Fun's frontman Issa.
-Cameron placed in the DC area Guitar Center Drumoff over 10 years ago and still has yet to fully claim his prize... Slacker
Anything else we should know, or you want to share: -We'll be playing Celebrate Fairfax on June 10th on the Devil's Backbone stage.
-New EP out this summer, Operator EP available on Spotify, Amazon, Google, itunes etc
Official Website URL: www.viceyears.com
Facebook URL: www.Facebook.com/viceyears
Spotify Link: https://open.spotify.com/artist/7vl3QtnK0Ft7rUZNBe8YUp
Other Links: Instagram - @viceyears
Main Genre: Rock
Other Genres: Pop, alternative, punk, indie