Bands We Love: Easily Amused

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Easily Amused: From Backyards to Festivals

From Granada Hills, alternative rock/funk band Easily Amused will be competing at this year’s Battle for Vans Warped Tour. Composed of guitarist/vocalist Hector Pastrana Jr., drummer Riquelme “Rickie” Pastrana, bassist/vocalist Adrian Gonzalez, guitarist/vocalist Alex Mosqueda and percussionist Johnny Ramos, Easily Amused are ready to rock out on-stage. Their influences are abundant, including Mana, Jaguares, The Beatles, Nirvana and The Strokes to name a few.

Having been around for about six years, Easily Amused is a band formed with two brothers and good friends. Hector and Rickie are brothers while Johnny and Adrian were schoolmates and Alex was an employee at the Pastrana’s father’s wine company. They started out playing at backyard shows and soon they were able to perform at full live gigs. When asked how the band is able to create their unique sound, hector replied that it all comes down to teamwork and whole lot of testing and patience. Music, according to him, is more than just a passion and love for it but also the right mixture of “chemicals” in order to get great and desired results. They hope to further their dream of making it big by competing at Battle for Vans Warped Tour and, most importantly, to spread their message of anti-violence and awareness of one’s self and one’s surroundings.

Be sure to check out their Debut LP, available at iTunes, Spotify, Rhapsody and other online music services. Follow their Facebook for tour updates and news regarding their second album, which they are presently recording.

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BVillain Announces New Single “I’m Not Surprised” Out May 5 on Beatport

BVillain

“I’m Not Surprised”

Out May 5 on Beatport

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FI'm Not Surprised (MotherF-cker) Album Artwork

BVillain introduces his new track “I’m Not Surprised.” The highly anticipated single drops May 5, 2016. This marks BVillain’s second release through Acropolis Records and is nothing short of a banger. The track serves as a tribute to the Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor match.

For BVillain, shredding is a way of life and he proves that at every show with high energy EDM/ Trap music to keep the crowd off their feet and constantly engaged. The past four years have consisted of non-stop touring while performing with artists such as Sky Blu of LMFAO, Shwayze, Cam Meekins, and more. With over 100 shows a year, there is no slowing down as the producer continues to put out new music and consistently gain new popularity.

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