Category Archives: Past Authors

An archive of past writers and contributors to the OrlandoBands.com website.

Concert release!!

Van Gordon Martin  (VGM) Get Ready Central Florida, This Chicago grown musician will be making a stop in Orlando this October! Working full time on his solo project he also seems to balance providing his influence to many other artist … Continue reading

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NEW MUSIC from: The Cosmic Roots Collective

Virtues, is the anticipated follow-up to the band`s album ‘Poor & Happy‘ in 2014. This progressive rock band has completely transformed their sound in the last few years establishing a firm Florida fan base and a sound that reflects the … Continue reading

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Sanford Music Festival Artist Spotlight on: ArythmiA

ArrythmiA began as one man’s idea. With the addition of a bassist/keyboardist and drummer, the project has evolved into what it is today: A progressive three-piece rock band, featuring synthetic elements and multimedia samples. When asked how music affects the … Continue reading

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Sanford Music Festival Artist Spotlight on: Electric Shrine

One wedding, four friends and a phone call is what it took to bring together the Members of Electric Shrine.  In early 2016, Chris Angleberger (formerly of Tranquilizer) on guitars, his wife Bhren – vocals, and Josh Henry (formerly of … Continue reading

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Sanford Music Festival Artist Spotlight on: “K”

K started singing around the age of 3.   She performed in talent shows and plays all throughout grade school.  But, it wasn’t until she moved to Orlando to attend college that she decided to really begin pursuing music professionally.   K … Continue reading

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Sanford Music Festival Artist Spotlight on: Doc Ellis Orchestra

Doc Ellis Orchestra formed in the summer of 2011 to perform a benefit show as a gift for guitarist/singer/songwriter Ray Krugh’s one year old daughter. Apparently some kind of special magic happened during what was meant to be a one-time performance.  … Continue reading

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Sanford Music Festival Artist Spotlight on: Joel Tyler

Originally from Michigan, Joel Tyler moved to central Florida a few years ago, and for the past year has been playing shows in the area as a solo acoustic artist. Joel says that; “Music is an internal motivator. It affects … Continue reading

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