Almost Awake is a young, alternative rock band from Las Vegas made up of Vick (vocals, guitar, keyboard), Grady Jones (lead and rhythm guitar), Brandon Ackerman (drums), and Tommy Cochran (bass). This fast-rising, high energy group of teenagers (18-21 yrs old) range in musical influences from Paramore and Nirvana, to Joe Satriani and Blink 182. The result is a bombastic blend of melody and musicianship.
Almost Awake has sold out headlining shows at venues such as Vinyl at The Hard Rock Las Vegas, the legendary Viper Room and Whiskey a Go Go, performed throughout the west coast with The Extreme Tour, played at the Extreme Thing Sports and Music Festival with Mayday Parade, Saosin w Anthony Green, The Story So Far, Bayside, Set it Off, and Dance Gavin Dance, played the Mesa Music Festival with Fuel, POD and Authority Zero, and opened for such acts as Escape the Fate, Polyphia, Slaves, Capture the Crown, A lot like Birds, Handguns, Roam, Broadside, Hit the Lights and many more.
The band recently signed with manager Damon Moreno and the Inner Light Agency and the legendary Tommyboy Entertainment label, releasing the powerful single ‘Cloudwalker’, securing their place as a rising rock band with superstar potential.