1IDentity is an Indie Pop-Rock band that was originated in Washington D.C . The band was founded by Alena Ciera in 2017. Alena Ciera is the Female Singer-songwriter and lead guitarist of the group. She formed the band with Hailey Muzic (drummer), & Kurt (Bass Player). 1identity first gig was at The Harley Davidson in Fort Washington, Maryland. Right after that the band started picking up more shows and started to put together a CD. In fact, In 2019 the band won The Historic Manassas Battle of the Bands & Placed second in the Mid Alantic Battle of the Bands. Later that year 1IDentity was also featured on WUSA 9 playing their hit single “In Your Feelings.” In Addition, they have performed at The Cherry Blossom Festival, DC Funk Fest, Lady Bug Festival, Snally Gaster, Jamming Java, Tally Ho, The Enchanted at The National Stadium, The Audi Stadium in D.C and many more.
In 2020 1IDentity also performed outside the D.C Mayors Office For Save The Music Venue’s Event. The Event was Also Aired on Tv later that evening on Fox 5 News. When people hear 1IDentity not only does their spontaneous music grabs their attention but the lyrics, as well as their engagement in the crowd, makes people want more. What sets them apart from other bands for sure are their Dynamics. The band is looking to go national, and hopefully to perform at festivals like I Heart Radio, Coachella, Pitchfork, and many more. 1IDentity is working on their album, merch, and preparing for new and upcoming shows and tours. The band just plans to give back to the community and help those who are In need.
Every King & Commoner® (EK&C) is a multi- genre musical group established in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia (est. 2016). Band members include, Cody Christian (Lead Vocals, Guitar, Songwriter, Booking), Ben Mekkes (Piano, Keys, Synths, Production Manager), Andrew Frech (Bass, Guitar, Pads, Social, Head of Finance) and Yanni Allen (Drums, Social Media).
EK&C is known for their diverse sound, creative musicality and raw/energetic performances which won them the 2018 Shakarawka Battle of the Bands. EK&C have also shared stages with groups like Welshly Arms, The Sheep Dogs, Mac Powell, Matthew West and Lecrae.