Ro Hempel Band
Formed in 2013 and hailing from the heart of the Midwest, this Nebraska quintet will keep you moving and entertained with a solid mix of original reggae, rock, ska and funk. All players, including Ro Hempel, Jeff Johnson, Christian Bandiola, and brothers Evan and Nate Royuk come from different established local bands and musical backgrounds to make up what is now RHB. With a wide variety of influences, each member brings a different dynamic to the band and keeps the sound versatile and fun. The high energy live performances and smooth, easy listening tunes are gaining the attention of people all over the country. Ro is set to release his debut solo record entitled the ‘Two Shots ep’ produced by Miles Brown of 77 Jefferson in March ‘14. RHB will also be performing at many festivals this season, one being the highly anticipated Wakarusa Music Festival in Arkansas in June. Excited for the opportunity to spread their music to listeners of all ages and areas, and with a heavy summer schedule being put together, the excitement is high and the possibilities are endless. Make sure to be on the lookout for the new record and come catch a vibe at one of the shows in your area!