Rogue Sound is positively electrifying and their original brand of Hip-hop -Reggae-Fusion is sharp and ready for the masses. With their immense sea of influences and tastes along with their bilingual lyrics and easy-going vibe, Rogue Sound strives to cross cultures and genres while mixing musicianship with simplicity in a positive party atmosphere. This philosophy has brought Rogue Sound to many different stages to perform with Legends not only of Hip-hop and Reggae but also of Rock, Funk and Jazz. The Band is often heard with special guests; appearing in the form of MC’s, DJ’s, Keyboards, and Horns, all of which provide improvisational twists and infinite musical possibilities. Rogue Sound has evolved through multiple entities since 2000 and now in 2010 this hot new roster is eager to continue the tradition of rocking shows and dropping jaws, while expanding their horizons to new venues across the globe and possibly the universe. For more information or to book Rogue Sound in your area please send an e-mail to email@example.com or go see them live and say “Hey”. ROGUE: noun. 1. One who is innocently mischievous or playful… 2. In biology, a variation from a standard. SOUND: adj. 1. Founded in truth; right; substantial; valid…2. Solid; stable; firm; safe; hence trustworthy. Rogue Sound has deep roots in Colorado as most of its members grew up in Boulder; some of their friendships go as far back as high school. The groups force sprouted here and has since grown into a vigorous entity. Founding members, Drummer/MC Matt Smart, Guitarist Mingus Fine, and Master of Ceremony St. Nick have played together in many different bands. Their projects together include Velour in the early days, as well as Sleight of Hand, QuinTerra and Satellite in the late 90’s. The trio also worked together as Hodge Podge and The Rebel Allies in the 21st Century, and has been rocking spots as Rogue Sound since mid 2000. Rogue Sound has played such venues as, The Fox Theatre (20x), The Aggie Theater, The Starlight Theater, Trilogy Lounge (now The b.side Lounge), Round Midnight, Mishawaka Amphitheatre, Glen Miller Ball Room, 8150, Cervante’s, Quixote’s, and Owsley’s, as well as many other clubs all over Colorado. Rogue Sound has shared the stage with National Acts such as, Eek A Mouse, Zion I, Kool Keith, Guru of Gang Starr and Jazzamatazz, Groundation, BadFish, The Rebirth Brass Band, The Itals, The Samples, The DragonFlys Feat. Jimmy Herring and Rob Barraco, Granola Funk Express, and Rocker-T. Some members of Rogue Sound have studied and played music as far away as Mexico, Jamaica, and Europe, which also contributes to their many musical styles, and flavors that enthralls each venue they play. Bassist Otis Lande, and Trombone player Andrew McNew a.k.a. Chachi Marone, both have an extensive music education, experience and skill and have rapidly become intrinsic parts of Rogue Sound. RS proceeds to rock the local Colorado venues and is hungry to expand their grounds coast to coast in the years to come. If you would like to express your support to Rogue Sound or have any interest in hiring them for your event or becoming a sponsor please do not hesitate to contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit them at www.myspace.com/roguesound. As the Colorado music scene and Rogue Sound continue to grow the band gives thanks to all that continue to support their local music communities and culture. U.N.I.T.Y. Don’t ask why.