Blu Simon

Verified
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Genres

Rock

Location

Omaha NE United States

Sounds Like

Rock and Roll

Label

Independent

Digital Location

http://www.blusimon.com musicpage.com/blusimon

History

Member since: 02/16/2012 Year Founded: 2008

Contacts

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Aaron Shoemaker

Omaha

402.880.9067

Details

  • Original material: 04 hrs : 00 min
  • Cover material: 04 hrs : 00 min
  • CDs released: 2
  • CDs sold: 2000
  • Digital songs sold: 50
  • Original Songs:
  • Average Draw: 125
  • Largest crowd: 200
  • Have sound: Full PA

Biography

While the name Blu Simon may seem like another step on the color chart after the White Stripes and the Black Keys, this voracious Rock n Roll power trio is anything but a carbon copy. Make room for a new color to your Rock n Roll spectrum.

Blu Simon is comprised of The Captain (Aaron Shoemaker) Lead Vocals and Guitar, Dr. Ben (Ben Shoemaker) on Drums and Vocals, Master Gator (Garrison Garza) on Bass and Vocals, Matty T (Matt Tucci) on Sax.

Blu Simon has an 8 state regional presence in the Midwest with established markets in:

Omaha, NE
Lincoln, NE
Sioux City, IA
Sioux Falls, SD
Des Moines, IA
Waterloo, IA
Cedar Rapids, IA
Fargo, ND
Kansas City, MO

2 albums released and 2000 units sold in 2 years

4000 T-Shirts sold

360 shows played over the last 3 years averaging 120 shows per year.

1440 hours of stage time over the last 3 years.

Professional sound system that can accommodate up to 500 people.

Professional Light system with Trussing.

Vehicle Transportation

12' x 8' Trailer

Waterloo Courier

January 20, 2011
Amie Steffen
http://wcfcourier.com/entertainment/music/old-made-new-young-musicians-of-blu-simon-pay-homage/article_42aac0b6-ecd6-5c5b-9539-d0d6916f6044.html

"Wailing guitars evoke Jimi Hendrix and The Guess Who, and storytelling lyrics remind one of Queen or Bob Dylan, with a little bit of The Strokes thrown in the mix."


Tour Dates

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