Root Shock formed in 2012 with regional veteran musicians whose love of reggae music flows
deep. Their unique blend of reggae and heavy drum & bass combined with American roots and
soul, and a focus on conscious lyrics result in positive dance music will make you want to move!
The band has been surprising and delighting crowds across the northeast and beyond, bringing
their unique high-energy style spearheaded by the stunning soulful vocals and stage presence of
Jessica Brown to a wide range of settings. The band’s dedication to spreading music with a
positive message has paid off in entertaining, elevating, and energizing music lovers of all walks
On the heels of their 2016 debut album and a 2018 5-song EP, Root Shock is stepping up their
game, hitting the road and bringing their renowned live show to clubs, festivals and concert halls
far and wide. The band is concentrating on spreading their uplifting message and vibes to the
masses. Root Shock’s genre-bending sound has proven to fit many musical settings yet always
Root Shock is:
Jessica Brown - Vocals & Melodica
Bill Eppel – Bass Guitar
Phil Grajko – Guitar & Vocals
Jason “Jocko” Randall – Guitar, Percussion, Electronics & Vocals
Brian Lauri – Keyboards
Tyre Outerbridge – Drums & Vocals
"Suburban Sensi have made a name for themselves by blending a unique mix of psychedelic rock influences with reggae, ska, funk, hip hop and even country to create a sound that is intriguing and mysterious yet uplifting and danceable and completely one of a kind. Forming in 2008 in South Jersey, by cousins Tommy Gonzales (Guitar, Vocals) and Steve Difalco (Keyboard, Vocals) the band had a few lineups before the current roster of Anton Milioti (Bass, vocals), Buddy Alaimo (Drums) and Ken Ditmars (Percussion). Suburban Sensi wins over new fans every time they step on stage, with their tight musicianship and unique performances, always getting the crowd involved and feeding off their energy. Sensi has become one of the most popular and in demand bands in the Tri state area music and festival scene playing tons of major venues, festivals, bars and parties. Suburban Sensi has shared stages with notable artists such as 311, Ziggy Marley, Moe, The Wailers, Matisyahu ,Yellowman ,Keller Williams ,Bernie Worrell ,The Expendables ,Badfish and many others."
"Suburban Sensi's new self titled record is a perfect mosiac of all the bands styles and influences put into one. With a little something for everyone the band sends your ears on a cosmic journey through a variety of soundscapes and melodies that will have you grooving along and coming back for more. Available on all digital music outlets now!"