Pandas & People Full Bio
Since Pandas & People’s debut in 2014, founding member Joshua Scheer has carried the torch, attracting the attention of famed artists, diehard fans, and national radio. With a unique sound blending alternative folk and hook laden songwriting, P&P’s recorded material continues to become more eclectic with each release.
Their recently released album, “Out to Sea” showcases a new venture into a realm of alternative folk bridged with rock, crafting an earnest and personal blend of sound, with gripping Mandolin melodies, moving lyrics and edgy rhythms sections. Only weeks after its release, “Out to Sea” charted in the NACC top 200 charts nationally, receiving regular airplay across the country from both college and commercial radio - subsequently leading to single’s “Find You” and “On My Way” breaking into the top 10 Shazam charts in the Denver-Metro area.
In recent years, the band has received several accolades, including being named “Best New Artist” by The Colorado Sound, and a two-time winner of “Best Folk Band in Colorado” in 2016 and “Best Americana Act” in 2017 by Colorado’s renowned Westword Magazine.
The live band is accompanied by Tucker Ewing, Dave Brown and Michael Kinney, bringing an energetic and moving live performance. Sharing the stage with well-known acts like Twenty One Pilots, The Doobie Brothers, Judah & the Lion and many more, Pandas & People are no strangers to a large audience. The band continues to thrive not only in the Colorado music scene, but nationwide.