Of A Revolution or O.A.R. as most know them, bring their reggae infused rock sound to Artpark in Lewiston, NY on Wednesday, July 2. The band is known for their electric live performances, this show will be a great start to the Fourth of July weekend.
O.A.R was formed in Rockville, Maryland in 1996 and then relocated to Columbus, Ohio where they attended Ohio State University. The band is led by Marc Roberge (vocals, guitar), Chris Culos (drums), Richard On (guitar), Benj Gershman (bass), and Jerry DePizzo (saxaphone).
American Idol winning artist Phillip Phillips will be opening for O.A.R. for this event. Phillips has had the best success post American Idol with his hit song “Home” as well as releasing two additional albums since his win on the show. Phillip Phillips has said his music has been influenced by artists like, Damien Rice, Dave Matthews and John Butler. Phillips’ music can be described as – “jazz and rock alternative sound. Be sure to get to Artpark early.Tickets can be purchased online here for $11, the show starts at 5:30PM