Annie in the Water’s music is a groove-infused combination of rock, reggae and funk, woven together in a jam-style, and layered with unique melodies and conscious lyrics. After more than 10 years, performing 700+ shows in over 13 states, the founding members Brad Hester (Lead Vocals/Acoustic Guitar) and Michael Lashomb (Lead Guitar/Vocals) lead a full band, who’s vibe will satiate your soul; core members include Josh West(Drums/Vocals), JD Tolstoi (Keyboard/Organ/Vocals) and Billy Comstock (Bass/Vocals), occasionally the lineup also features percussionist, Bill Bentz, and/or various other guests.
Fans continuously return to indulge in the band’s heartfelt original music; an infections experience that drives their bodies to move. Annie in the Water takes the listener on a musical adventure, creating paths of its own into unknown musical worlds within their songs.
Expect to see a healthy dose of improvisation within well-structured original grooves, and 5-part harmonies create a depth and personality that complements the musical abilities of each member. The band can fill an entire night with original music, yet can also render well-known covers into a signature style, allowing fans to share extraordinary experiences that can’t be seen anywhere else.
Annie in the Water creates a blend of music and entertainment that is inspired by the audience and the moment, delivering a solid performance every time. We humbly intend to grow, evolve, raise consciousness and create unique experiences all over the world while connecting people of all kinds, ages and origins.