Biography of Sore Eyes Sore Eyes, a four-piece blend of up-tempo, alternative, radio-friendly rock, has a youthful and engaging sound that is aggressively passionate with a pop sensibility. This rock quartet is comprised of lead singer Shi Eubank, drummer Chris Whitham, bassist Landon Fox and guitarist Jeremiah Lipscomb. The band is known for taking each member's unique musical style and fusing them together to form a eclectic mixture of old and new. To some, the sound is soul and pop. To others, it's paving a way for a new era in rock. Sore Eyes originated in Memphis, Tennessee in 2006 per the meeting of Shi and Jeremiah who later recruited the talents of Chris and Landon. Once the line-up and the chemistry was complete it was time to hit the road. Their ubiquity on the national touring scene has been with the likes of Saving Abel, Egypt Central, Trust Company, Framing Hanley and most recently as direct support for Shinedown. Sore Eyes was also one of the fixtures at The Cornerstone Festival '08 in Bushnell, Illinois. With catchy and infectious lyrics and paramount beats, they have crafted an expansive rock sound that is dripping with ambition. In 2007, the band began gaining mass popularity which garnered a huge underground following. In the fall of 2008, the guys decided to pack up and take a trip to Orlando, Florida to record their current EP with producer Brett Hestla who is the former bassist for Creed and now the lead singer of Dark New Day. Brett has also produced MySpace.com phenoms Framing Hanley. Sore Eyes self-titled EP is set to be released on January 24, 2009 and their fans are holding their breath in anticipation. In response to an interview question as to what makes Sore Eyes different from everybody else, guitarist Jeremiah Lipscomb said, '...there are so many different styles of music these days that it's hard not to have a familiar sound...it really just depends on how you do your own thing to differ from all the others.' Lead singer Shi Eubank couldn't agree more and added that'...music is music and it's just about enjoying what you're playing.' With musical influences that include such bands as The Used, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Saosin, Incubus, Hopes Fall, Paramore and Alexisonfire the musical possibilities are endless. Sore Eyes is as unique as they come and their singles 'One Good Reason', 'OMG' and 'My Promise' will have you friend requesting them on MySpace.com during your next friend blasting frenzy. Stay tuned because Sore Eyes is a band that will soon be top on everyone's favorite play list.