ARUKAH – High Energy All Original Jam Rock
Arukah has quickly gained a loyal and ever expanding following in New England since their
first show in June of 2021. A super group made up from various well-established bands
(The New Motif, Playing Dead, Uncle Sammy, Dead Man’s Waltz), an Arukah show features
top-shelf musicianship showcased in jaw-dropping solos, unique improvisations,
multitudes of grooves that keep the dance floor hoping, and unique songwriting
approaches from each band member with harmony vocals and catchy hooks. They put on
an energetic show and have a viral word of mouth buzz both online and on the scene.
One of the most talked about new bands in the Northeast jamband scene, Arukah has
developed a strong reputation as a high caliber through their explosive sets at festivals and
clubs in New England since June, 2021. Their rabidly supportive fanbase can be found on
the Arukaheads page on Facebook. Arukah has shared the bill with Pink Talking Fish, Eggy,
Spafford, Melvin Seals & JGB, Dead Man’s Waltz, The Breakfast, Mungion, Baked Shrimp,
Bearly Dead, Max Creek, Magic Beans, Wolfman Jack, and Marble Eyes.
Dennis Angelo – guitar, vocals (The New Motif)
Brian Epstien – drums, vocals (Playing Dead, Electro-Politics)
Brian O’Connell – bass, touch guitar, vocals (Uncle Sammy, Dead Man’s Waltz)
Also look up the Facebook fan page “Arukaheads” for lots of fan videos and pix.
The Chops are influenced by psychedelia, jazz, doo-wop, and rock. Inspired by the tones and message of the 60s.
With a catalog of originals and no setlist being the same. You can expect a night of dancing and surprise.
Come get the sounds of the west in the east!