In a career that has taken him around the world, Jeff Arundel has released seven nationally-distributed records, produced top-ten hits in foreign countries, and been on big and little stages. He has received various awards, including a Minnesota Music Award, The NAIRD album of the year finalist award, two prestigious Cities97 samplers, national and international radio play, and then an evolution into music producing and direction.
Billy McLaughlin is recognized internationally as a world-class guitarist, composer and inspirational performer who has appeared on Billboard’s TopTen Chart. Previously signed to Virgin Records’ Narada label, McLaughlin has 14 CD releases, 3 National Campus Entertainer of the Year Awards*, 5 Minnesota Music Awards and his decades of national concert touring earned him the Hall of Fame Achievement Award.
Oakmen fuse melodic, narrative-driven lyrics with a pedal-heavy, catchy lead guitar and a booming, talented rhythm section. With grooves that evoke War on Drugs, doses of Radiohead angst and some alt-country twang, Oakmen play loud, self-deprecating music, rich with imagery and soul, that shakes the dust off the ceiling and gets people moving.