Melting Pots are a New York based band that delivers the raw emotion of Rock and blues, and fuses it with the feel-good sounds of funk and R & B.
Formed in the spring of 2015, the band comprises of James Chiarella on vocals and bass, Mike Folan on guitar, and Tom Gallagher on drums. While capturing the nostalgic sound of years past, Melting Pots strives to create music that appeals to listeners both young and old, and takes influence from artists such as, but not limited to: The Beatles, Red Hot Chili Peppers, James Brown, Otis Redding, Led Zeppelin, and Radiohead.
As of late the band has been splitting its time navigating the New York City and Long Island music scene, and on March 19th, 2016, welcomed their debut EP, Boulevard featuring fan favorites Boulevard of Beauty and Sweet Thang. The album is now available for download on itunes, and streaming on spotify, soundcloud. and Pandora.
Melting Pots are also active in the festival circuit including Justice Jam, Riverhead Country Fair, and Terryville Fireman's Festival.
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