Bands/Musicians

Bands & Musicians

This is a list of current/active bands within New London county.
(please scroll to the bottom of the page for an archive list of inactive bands)

To add, remove or update your band/musician listing:
Email name, genre & website link(s) to meghan@wailingcity.com

*To be listed: you must be an active musician/band, with at least half of your members, living and gigging within New London county, CT.



20th Century Kids
Rock/Pop Covers

3-Pack
Rock
(surviving members of The Reducers)
https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-3-Pack/1415131858722005
*see also; members of: Reducers, The; Dogbite; SheSaidHeSaid; Ken Atkins & the Honky Tonk Kind


All In All Out
Rock / Punk
https://www.facebook.com/allinalloutband 


Allen, Clayton
Acoustic / Americana
https://www.facebook.com/claytonallensevents/

Andersons, The
Surf Rock / Punk
https://www.facebook.com/The-Andersons-107657763976309/


Andy & Bethany
Rock Covers
*see also; members of: Fake Experience; Sugar; Chaney, Andy

Atkins, Ken & the Honky Tonk Kind
Country / Roots / Americana
http://www.kenatkins.com
*see also; members of: New Johnny Five; Reducers, The


Azalea Drive
Rock Covers
https://www.facebook.com/AzaleaDrive

Bank Street Groove
Soul / Funk / Rock 

Bensko, Brad
Alternative / Acoustic
https://www.bradbenskomusic.com
https://www.facebook.com/bradbenskomusic/
*see also Kat & Brad


Bethany
Vocals / Rock Covers
*see also; member of: The Fake Experience; Andy & Bethany

Big Lux
Violin / covers / instrumental 

Birdsall, Hugh 
*see Dogbite; SheSaidHeSaid; Reducers, The

Black North
Metal 
https://www.facebook.com/TheBlackNorth


Bosse, Nick
Outlaw Country / Acoustic
https://nickbosse.com/


Blonde Furniture
Americana / Rock
https://www.facebook.com/BlondeFurniture/
http://www.blondefurnitureband.com/
*see also; members of Whales, The; Dumas Bill


Bowen
Rock 

Brazen Youth, The
Alternative Indie Atmospherical Simon & Garfunkel Acoustic Emotion Rock
https://www.facebook.com/thebrazenyouth


Burnouts From Outer Space (Bobby Crash)
Rock / Pyschedelic
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Burnouts-from-Outer-Space/128504343862190
*see also; members of Royale Brothers


Butler, Jeff
Americana / Bluegrass
https://www.facebook.com/jeffbutlerandfowlweatherfriends


Can Kickers, The
Folk-Punk / Acoustic / Old Timey
http://www.cankickers.com
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Can-Kickers/105572152805943


CarLeans, The
Folk / Americana
http://www.thecarleans.com/
https://www.facebook.com/thecarleans
*see also; members of: Hoolios, The; Recur Occurrence


Carpenter, Jim
Americana / Zydeco / Folk
*See Also: CarLeans, The; Hoolios, The

Carolans, The
Irish / Folk / Acoustic
https://www.facebook.com/The-Carolans-947151985367372


Cartells, The
Swing / Jazz / R&B / Motown / Rock / Top 40
https://www.facebook.com/thecartells

Cash, Ethan
Rock / Acoustic
https://www.facebook.com/ethancashmusic 

Castellano, Anne and the Smoke
Rock
https://www.facebook.com/AnneCastellanoAndTheSmoke
*see also; members of: SheSaidHeSaid


CBYD Trio
Jazz

Chagnon, Tony
Jam / Psychedelic / Instrumental 


Chaney, Andy
Acoustic / Rock / Covers
https://www.facebook.com/Andy-Chaney-Music-969434759798796/
*see also: members of: Sugar; Andy & Bethany

Chumzilla (DJ)
House / Electro / Dubstep / Trap / Hip Hop
https://www.facebook.com/chumzilla 


Common Disaster
Rock / Punk
https://www.facebook.com/common-disaster-1305821632907428/

Dempsey, Jay
Country
https://www.facebook.com/Jay-Dempsey-Band-166523403444542/

Dirt Road Radio
Rock / Roots / Americana
www.dirtroadradio.net
https://www.facebook.com/dirtroadradio


Dogbite
Rock / Folk / Americana
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Dogbite-Band/108188045904888
*see also; Hugh Birdsall; Reducers, The; 3 Pack, The; SheSaidHeSaid


D.O.T
Punk / Rock
http://newlondonrocks.com/wiki/index.php?title=D.O.T. 

Dumas, Bill
Rock 
*see Whales, The; Blonde Furniture

Eazy (DJ)
Hip Hop / R&B / Reggae / Techno / House / Top 40
https://www.facebook.com/therealdjeazy

Edwards, Craig
Appalachian / Blues / Cajun / Celtic / Honky-tonk / Zydeco / Swing
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Craig-Edwards/112392883713
*see also; member of: Sweet Mercy


Elci, Steve
Rock / Children's Music
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Steve-Elci-Childrens-Music/241987558255
https://www.facebook.com/Steveelcimusic

Epitome
Jazz 
https://www.facebook.com/epitomejazzband
https://epitomejazzband.wixsite.com/epitome

Farnham, Kala
Avant-Garde Folk / Art Pop
https://www.facebook.com/kalafarnhammusic
http://kalafarnham.com


Farther Free, The
Rock
https://www.facebook.com/thefartherfree/ 
*see also; members of: Lotus; Marcy Kelly Trio; Thu Jazz Improv at DPI


Fake Experience, The
Rock / Top 40 Covers
https://www.facebook.com/thefakeexperience

Fatal Film
Rock / Garage / Punk
www.fatalfilm.com
https://www.facebook.com/fatalfilm
*see also: members of: Surgery Sessions; Subliminals, The; Brazen Hussy


Feldman, Noah
Rock / Acoustic
https://www.facebook.com/SeibertMusic
*see also Fleet; Noah & the Flood


Fioravanti, Tim, Jazz Orchestra
Big Band Jazz / Rock / Latin
https://www.facebook.com/timfioravantijazzorchestra

Fleet
Alternative / Rock / Blues / Funk / Soul
https://www.facebook.com/fleetmusic


Florek, Ada Mae
Ukulele / Acoustic / Vocal
https://www.facebook.com/Ada-Mae-Florek-103842134302649 

Flowers & Kain
Rock / Hip Hop
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Flowers-Kain/152584671423749


Franklin Brothers (Carl & Jay)
Rock / Blues / Funk

Freiert, Ben
Rock / Covers / Acoustic

Ghost Child
Rock / Punk / Emo
https://www.facebook.com/ghostchildct


Glaucoma Suspect
Rock / Reggae / Groove

Gore, Brian & The Tender Fritters
https://briangoing.bandcamp.com/

Haley, Les

Rock
https://www.facebook.com/Les-Haley-Electric-Bass-Vocals-317816361567983/

Harris, James
Acoustic Classic / Modern Rock / Covers & Originals
http://jamesharrisguitar.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Jamesharris-Guitar-1470464559848790/

Hempsteadys, The
Reggae / Rock / Ska
https://www.facebook.com/thehempsteadys
*see also; members of: Chasing Trinity; Hand Grenade Serenade; NME the Illest; Stressbomb; American Infidels; Suicide Dolls, The; Fatal Film


Hoolios, The (Jim Carpenter)
Americana / Roots / Rock / Zydeco
http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Hoolios/157168784337594
*see also; members of: CarLeans, The


Horns of Ormus
Punk / Rock
https://www.facebook.com/HornsOfOrmus


Ian & Marcy Duo
Rock Covers
*see also; members of: Sugar; The Mystic Dead; Marcy Kelly Trio;

Jampson Jubilee, The
Rock / Jam / Folk
https://www.facebook.com/theJampsonJubilee/
*see also; members of: Weird Beards, The; Straight To VHS


JC Hatfield 
Country / Americana
http://jchatfield.com/

Jeremiah Hazed
Rock
https://www.facebook.com/jeremiahhazed

Kat & Brad
Americana / 50's and 60's pop / Originals / Fiddle / Acoustic
https://www.katbradband.com
https://www.facebook.com/katbradband/ 
*see also Bensko, Brad


Keech, Darin
Rock
https://www.facebook.com/darin.keech

Kelly, Ian
Acoustic / Rock / Jazz
*see also Marcy Kelly Trio; Mill, The; Mystic Dead

Kelly, Marcy
Acoustic / Rock / Jazz
*see also Sugar; Marcy Kelly Trio

Leeflang, Guno
Reggae / Folk / Rock / Acoustic
https://www.facebook.com/guno.leeflang

Lewis, Jeff
Rock / Covers / Acoustic

Llama Tsunami
Ska / Rock
www.facebook.com/llamatsunami


Lo, Frank (DJ)
Hip Hop / Rap
https://www.facebook.com/franklo.marchany

Luke & Mike
Hip Hop / R
https://www.facebook.com/LukeandMIkeMusic



MacKay, Chris & the Toneshifters
*See Toneshifters, The

MacLean, Roy Dunn
Americana / Acoustic
https://www.facebook.com/Roy-Dunn-MacLean-Fan-Club-384152851765279/
 
Malek, Izzy
Acoustic
https://www.facebook.com/izmalek
*see also; members of Sugar

Maple, James
Roots / Americana / Folk
https://www.facebook.com/maplejamesmusic
*see also; member of: Witch Meadow


Marcy Kelly Trio
Jazz
https://www.facebook.com/marcykellytrio 
*see also; members of Sugar; Farther Free, The; Mystic Dead

Marshall, Tony
Acoustic 
https://www.facebook.com/tonymarshallmusic

Martin, Daphne Lee
Folk / Pop / Roots / Americana
www.daphneleemartin.com
https://www.facebook.com/DaphneLeeMartin


Marvelous Liars
Rock
https://www.facebook.com/marvelousliarsmusic
*see also; members of: Gone For Good


Menhart, Sue
Rock / Blues
http://www.suemenhart.com
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Sue-Menhart-Band/60969401012


Merritt, Brian
Rock Covers
*see also; member of: 20th Century Kids; Wicked Peach

Miller, Rickie Louise (& RLM Trio)
Vocals / Pop Rock Covers
*see also; member of: RLM Trio, Sugar

Mystic Dead
Grateful Dead Tribute

Mourn The Light
Metal / Doom


Mystic Jazz
Jazz
https://www.instagram.com/mystic_sundayjazz/

N.M.E. The Illest
Rap / Hip Hop
https://www.facebook.com/nmetheillest860
*see also; members of: Hempsteadys, The


No Mind
Rock / Jam / Soul
https://www.facebook.com/nomindct/


Noah & the Flood
Rock / Indie / Pop
*See also: Feldman, Noah
https://www.facebook.com/thefloodct

Perkins, Katie
Country / Folk 
https://katieperkinsmusic.com/


Piccolo, Greg (& Heavy Juice)
Blues
https://www.facebook.com/greg.piccolo.1

Pocket Vinyl
Rock / Pop / Piano-Painting
www.pocketvinyl.com
www.facebook.com/pocketvinyl


Productive Member
Hardcore / Punk
https://www.facebook.com/Productive-Member-383906851733786/

Rivergods, The
Rock / Folk / Americana
http://www.therivergods.com
http://www.facebook.com/therivergods


SauveSki
Rap / Hip Hop
https://www.facebook.com/SuaveSki


SheSaidHeSaid (Hugh Birdsall & Anne Castellano)
Rock
https://www.facebook.com/shesaidhesaidct
*see also: Anne Castellano & the Smoke; Dogbite; Reducers, The; Dogbite


Sir Round Sound (DJ)
Soul / Funk
https://www.facebook.com/DJSirRoundSound
*see also; members of: Fatal Film; T Wreck

Slept
Noise Pop
https://www.facebook.com/stilllvs

Slyne, Michael
Rock / Drone / Noise / Psychedlic / Instrumental
https://www.facebook.com/Thefamilystoned/


Sonorous Rising
Ska / Punk
https://www.facebook.com/sonorousrising


Straight To VHS
Garage Rock
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Straight-to-VHS/150249976975
*see also; members of: Weird Beards, The; Jampson Jubilee, The  


Stevens Ramblin', Dan
Finger Style Blues / American Roots Music
https://www.facebook.com/ramblindanstevens/
http://www.danstevens.net/

Styff Kitty
Rock Covers

Sunshine, Braiden
Pop / Rock / Classic
https://www.facebook.com/braidensunshine
http://www.braidensunshine.com


Subliminals, The
Funk / Jazz / Rock / Instrumental
https://www.facebook.com/The-Subliminals-206851506624521/
*see also; members of: Fatal Film; Surgery Sessions

Sugar
Rock & Top 40 Covers
https://www.facebook.com/Sugar-Band-113161902032780 
*see also; members of: Marcy Kelly Trio; Andy Chaney

Surgery Sessions (formerly T-Wreck)
Synth/Experimental
https://www.facebook.com/SurgerySessions
*see also; members of: Fatal Film; FFT


Sweet Mercy!
Americana / Roots Rock
https://www.facebook.com/sweetmercyrootsrock
https://www.facebook.com/john.speziale.357
*See also; members of: CBYD Trio; Craig Edwards

Thompson, Vince
Americana / Roots / Acoustic
https://www.facebook.com/vince.thompson.568

Thunders, Jeffrey
Punk / Rock
*Also member of: The Ratz, The Lost Riots


Toneshifters, The (Chris Mckay)
Americana / Zydeco / Rock
http://www.toneshifters.com/
http://www.toneshifters.com/


Tuckwood, Vince
Rock
http://VinceT.net
https://www.facebook.com/VincentTuckwoodStoryTeller
*see also; members of: Anne Castellano & The Smoke

Tranquil Dirt Bags
Alternative / Indie / Folk Punk
https://www.facebook.com/tranquildirtbags/


Troublemakers, The
Country / Americana / Covers
https://www.facebook.com/thetroublemakersbandct/
*see also; members of: Hoolios, The

Village Jammers

Watson, Dan
Acoustic Rock / Funk / R&B
http://danwatsonmusic.com 
https://www.facebook.com/Dan-Watson-164348356947767

Whales, The
Rock / Blues
http://www.whalesrockband.com/
https://www.facebook.com/TheWhales1983 
*see also; members of: Blond Furniture

Wicked Peach
Rock Covers

Witch Meadow
Doom Metal 
https://www.facebook.com/Witchmeadowdoom


When the Deadbolt Breaks
Doom / Psychedelic / Experimental
https://www.facebook.com/pages/When-the-Deadbolt-Breaks/181287835243416


Wooly Mammoth
Rockin' Blues / Prehistoric Funk / Hillbilly Jazz
https://www.facebook.com/woolymammothband














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Archives of Inactive Bands:



17 Relics
Indie Rock

Above / Below
Jazz / Rap
https://www.facebook.com/pages/AboveBelow/37761794695

ACJD
Rock Covers
https://www.facebook.com/ACJDlive

Adams Onis
Rock  

American Infidels
Punk

American't
Hardcore Crust Punk

Amido Black
Metal

A Moment Of Silence
Rock / Metal

April In Nevada
Rock / Post Rock 

Atomic
Rock / Metal

Banzai All-Stars
Reggae Covers

Bedroom Rehab Corporation
Metal / Heavy Psych / Doom / Stoner

Black Water Blessing
Metal

Botfly
Rock / Metal

Brava Spectre
Experimental / Noise Rock
https://www.facebook.com/BravaSpectre

Brazen Hussy
Punk / Garage Rock 
https://www.facebook.com/Brazen-Hussy-38569008446

Brockett Roadshow, Paul
Rock / Country / Rockabilly
https://www.facebook.com/PaulBrockettRoadshow/


Carbomb
Punk

Catfish Phillips
Reggae / Rock / Hip Hop

Cavities, The
Rock 

Chasing Trinity
Punk / Ska
https://www.facebook.com/Chasing-Trinity-117045061639816/


Conversion Party
Indie Rock

Crows Toes, The
Blues / Soul

Denim Panther
Metal

Diamond Twins, The
Rock

Distance From Here, The
Rock 

Doug
Post Rock / Punk  

Drive Within
Rock 

Duranti, Dayne
Post Rock / Punk / Acoustic Punk
https://doug1.bandcamp.com/


Electric Noise Act
Rock / Indie
https://fiftig.bandcamp.com/track/electric-noise-act-good-old-fashioned-rhythm

Empty Vessels
Thrash Metal
https://www.facebook.com/EmptyVesselsCT

End All Suffering
Metal 

Enth, The
Alternative Rock

Estrogen & Tonic
Comical Punk
https://www.facebook.com/Estrogen-And-Tonic-516613428365495/

Facelifters, The
Funk Punk

Fears, The
Synth Rock
 
Feels, The
Rock / Jam Band

Ferocious Fucking Teeth
Punk / Metal / Noise

Fifties Slang
Indie Rock

Flesh Hammer
Punk / Metal


Folk Y'all
Old Timey / Punk 

Friendly Ghost, The
Alternative Folk

Fries, John
Rock / Americana
https://www.facebook.com/JohnFriesMusic

Full Moon Jamboree
Roots Country 

Get Haunted
Ghost Music / Old Timey 

Gone For Good
Rock
https://www.facebook.com/wearegoneforgood

Good God!
Indie Rock / Instrumental / Atmospheric


Gouette, Matt
Rock 
https://mattgouetteofficial.bandcamp.com/

Grand Passion
Rock
http://newlondonrocks.com/wiki/index.php?title=Grand_Passion

Great Skaught
Ska

Hand Grenade Serenade
Post Punk 

Herff Jones
Alternative Punk

Hellbent & Heartbreakin'
Country / Swing

Holding Onto Nothing
Metal

Inablackout
Thrash Metal

Incognito Sofa Love
Funk / Rock 

Kirkby Overblow
Rock

Ladykillas
Rock / Punk

Light In May
Melodic Hardcore / Metal

Liz Larsons, The
Indie Rock


Lo-Fi Radio Stars
Rock

Lotus
Rock

Low Beam
Indie Rock 

Madison Red 
Rock

Magpie
Indie Rock

Maggie's Guitar
Folk

Mahray
Rock / Soul / Jazz / Reggae

Matzah Cigar
Mixed Genre / Prog

McJaggers, The
Rock 

Mill, The
Rock

Missing Cat 
Rock / Punk

Modern Primates
Punk

Monkey68
Rock

Natural Fathers
Rock

New Johnny Five
Rock / Punk
https://www.facebook.com/groups/117996371551858/
*see also; members of Atkins Ken & The Honkey Tonk Kind

November Party
Goth / Rock

On Dasher
Indie Rock

Original Sinners
Americana . Singer-Songwriter

Paisley Jungle
Punk / Experimental

Quiet Life
Indie Rock / Americana

Recur Occurrence
Rock

Reducers, The
Rock / Punk
http://thereducers.com

Ringers
Indie Rock

Roadside Attractions
Americana
 
Royale Brothers, The
Rock / Goth Country 
Savalas Youth
Hardcore
 
Silver Hammer
Rock

Slander
Indie Rock / Pop

Small Town Hero
Post Punk

Snow Orphan
Doom Metal 

Society For Rational Dress
Indie Rock

Sodium Lights
Indie Rock

Street People
Garage Rock

Stressbomb
Punk

Superbald
Rock

Suicide Dolls, The
Garage Rock / Psych
https://www.facebook.com/theSuicideDolls

Tawny 12, The
Indie Rock / Folk

Thick Thieves, The
Rock 

Three Dollar Depth Charge
Post Rock / Garage Rock


Total Bolsheviks
Noise / Experimental

Uncle Flatty
Americana
Rock

Village Jammers, The
Americana

Weird Beards
Alternative Folk


White Bronco
Post Punk

Wolfghost
Rock

Wonderlust
Indie Rock

Wrist Like This
Rock / Punk