Laughing at the Past
Pulling from musical backgrounds of all kinds, this unique five-piece band creates a bluesy, groovy, edgey, soul-flavored rock that takes audiences for a ride to the outer limits of possibility. Gaining a reputation for their tireless live performances, the 12 Oz. Prophets challenge mainstream rock and explore new musical avenues. 12ozP tackles the constant task of re-inventing themselves to keep things fresh and new for fans and for themselves. They have earned TV coverage on a local and national basis and can be heard on local radio stations. Consisting of Joe Orcino (lead vocals), Bill Immer (rhythm guitar), Eric Powell (lead guitar), Nick Thompson, Jr. (bass guitar, vocals) and Vijoy Rao (drums, percussion, vocals), the 12 Oz. Prophets exude an eclectic sound from inspirations including The Black Crowes, Led Zeppelin, The Doors, The Police, and U2. If you are looking for soul-intoxicating music that will bend you, move you, shake you and groove you, look no further...the 12 Oz. Prophets are here.