Resinated Full Bio
Resinated is a funk and reggae infused pop group from St. Petersburg, FL. Their funky grooves keep you moving while their tasty lyrics and unforgettable melodies keep you singing their songs long after the dance party has ended. From the vibrant keys to analog synth leads and funky rhythmic guitar- they throw down a heavy dance and disco style pocket rhythm-section with smooth vocal harmonies that will leave you wanting more.
Growing up on the beaches of Madeira, FL, the Resinated quartet have known each other for over 10 years. Kenny Mullins (Lead Vocals/Guitar) is a singer-songwriter from Madeira Beach, Florida and pursued Resinated as an acoustic act until reuniting w/ high school music friends and skim boarders, John Gray (Bass/Vocals) and Josh Hasak (Percussion/Samples). To complete the quartet, singer-songwriter and high school friend, Jeff Applefield (Key/Vocals), joined on keys and backup vocals.
Resinated's first album "Be Yourself" (unreleased) was recorded in June 2011 at Audio Impact of Clearwater, Fl with Andy Wombach as the engineer Andy Wombach and Kenny Mullins as the producer. Resinated released their "Hand's Off" EP in December 2012. The EP was recorded at Sound Lounge Studios in Orlando, Fl and was produced by Kenny Mullins, Greg Shields and engineer/producer Mike Stebe. Mastered by Mike Stebe.
Resinated released "Smoke Signals" LP on Right Coast Records owned by Howi Spangler of Ballyhoo! in February 2015. Recorded at Sound Lounge Studios in Orlando, Fl with producer Kenny Mullins, Greg Shields and engineer/producer Mike Stebe. Mike also mastered the record.
Resinated has toured the East and West coasts over the last few years. Their high energy performances have engrossed fans from coast to coast and keep them coming back for more. Their shows are more than just a dance part through their uplifting lyrics will leave you feeling refreshed and upbeat!
Resinated has shared the stage with many artists, including: Collie Buddz, Slightly Stoopid, Tribals Seeds, Steel Pulse, The Expendables, Ballyhoo!, Stick Figure, Iration, The Movement, Passafire, Maxi Priests, Pepper, Stephen Marley, Eve 6, Everclear, Erykah Badu, Taleb Kweli, and OAR their sound is diverse and accessible at the same time. They have also played festivals such as Blackwater Music Fest, Chillin Music Fest, Gasparilla Music Festival, Reggae Rise Up, and many more local and national concerts/festivals in addition to those listed here.