Rock Springs, Wyoming
Rock Springs, Wyoming
ZamTrip is an American rock band from Rock Springs, Wyoming. The band was formed by three brothers, guitarist Kyle Zampedri, drummer Cory Zampedri, and bassist Cody Zampedri. Later in 2012 powerhouse vocalist Samantha Newman joined the band. The group's debut album “Harm and Destruction” was released in May of 2013, and their sophomore album “King’s Game” was released in April of 2015. The lead single "Backseat Love Song” from their sophomore album has been played on several radio stations world wide.
For ZamTrip being such a young band, they have an extensive tour history playing with bands all over the United States. They have shared the bill with acts such as Royal Bliss, Wayland, Halestorm, Black Stone Cherry, 10 Years, Red Sun Rising, Bobaflex, Thousand Foot Krutch, Otherwise, Puddle Of Mudd, Shaman’s Harvest, Lita Ford and Ron Keel.
ZamTrip is influenced by all genres of music ranging from jazz and classical to hip hop, pop, country, metal and rock. The band's main musical influences are Motley Crue, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, AC/DC, Halestorm, Black Stone Cherry, and Pat Benatar. Their sound is commonly described to be raw classic rock with a modern twist.
Ginger and the Gents
Salt Lake City, Utah
Grit - Soul - Rock 'n Roll - Words to live by. Ginger & The Gents puts their own spin on the classic story we know as rock 'n' roll. It's an honest perspective thats straight forward and to the point. No frills, just a whole lotta soul to blow your hair back. Each song is inspired by real life experience so don't be surprised if you find yourself resonating with the story line. It is a story of trial and triumph that hits the gut, the head, and the heart. With sultry vocals, driving rhythms, and engaging guitar compositions, Ginger & The Gents delivers lively, passionate and memorable performances that endear them to all ages and walks of life in every city and town they visit. Bassist Sam Sumpter, employs the phrase, "YOU WILL BE ENTERTAINED" and it's a promise they deliver on each and every show. The group was founded in late 2015 and hails from Salt Lake City Utah, Along the way they've shared the stage with many reputable bands such as Everclear, Foghat, Shamans Harvest, Saliva, Bad Flower, Royal Bliss, WAYLAND and American Hitmen to name a few. They have been featured on local broadcasts such as Park City TV, Utah rock station KBER 101, SLUG Magazine and the Salt Lake Tribune.
The American Hitmen
Salt Lake City, Utah
From the battlefields in Iraq to the legendary stage of Radio City Music Hall, the American Hitmen have done it all. Brothers and Marine Corps Combat Veterans, Tim and Dan Cord, founded the band with fellow Marines and musicians in 2005. After serving 4 honorable years and 2 combat tours in Iraq, they decided to leave the Marine Corps to pursue a career in music in 2007. In 2008, the brothers moved to Utah, where they fell into true harmony with the addition of drummer, Phil Snyder, and bassist, Dave Briggs.
In late 2009, the band was invited to be the first American rock band in 36 years to perform in Vietnam. At the Ho Chi Minh City Hard Rock Café, the American Hitmen brought a new and unfamiliar sound to the Vietnamese people, performing Aerosmith's "Walk This Way" with none other than Run DMC in front of a sold-out crowd, on the night of the Hard Rock grand opening.
In 2013, the band auditioned for and made it through 3 elimination rounds on Season 8 of America's Got Talent, finishing out their run with a pitch perfect live and televised performance at Radio City Music Hall. With their new found popularity, the band hit the North American tour circuit with a fury! Within the last 3 years, the American Hitmen have performed alongside some of the most internationally recognized musicians, such as Foo Fighters, Journey, Living Colour, Black Stone Cherry, the Charlie Daniels Band, Sheryl Crow, 3 Doors Down, Social Distortion and many more!
Fall of 2018 brought in lead vocalist and guitarist Jake Isaacson, whose voice brought in an unbeatable range of rock.
As of 2018, the American Hitmen have performed in 30 countries, on 4 continents, and in 43 US states, on both commercial and Armed Forces Entertainment tours. The Hitmen have gained a sizeable and loyal international following as a result, leaving both civilian and military fans and venues begging for the band's hasty return to their side of the world!
The American Hitmen are definitely becoming the true definition of all things American and Rock ‘n' Roll.