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Desert Rhythm Project


Desert Rhythm Project is a Neo-Roots, Reggae, Funk, Soul Band from California’s Mojave Desert. Fronted by desert natives Michael Reyes and Bryanna Evaro who have created their own unique style comprised of soulful harmonies, effortless melodic guitar techniques, and smooth elemental bass rhythms. Michael Reyes’ dynamic presence on lead vocal and guitar is reminiscent of the soulful and energetic James Brown combined with the appreciative ethereal consciousness of reggae legend Bob Marley. Bryanna Evaro’s timeless velvety folk-roots presence on bass guitar and vocals lends herself as the crowning essential counterpart of this celebrated divine duo. Backed by the energetic and talented drummer Tyler Saraca and David Yuter on keys this high energy reggae, funk band is a force to be reckoned with. DRP has had the pleasure of playing reputable music festivals such as the Joshua Tree Music Festival 2013-2016, Dabolition Derby, Mt. Baldy’s Elevated Summer Solstice 2014, 2015. 1st Annual Mammoth Root Jam. along with opening the stage for national touring acts such as “EN Young”, “Fortunate Youth”, “The Expanders”,”Mike Love”, “The Expendables”, “Iyaterra”, “Tribal Theory”, “Giant Panda Gorilla Dub Squad”. Reyes and Evaro had the honor of receiving the prestigious Coachella Valley Music Award for “Best Duo” and “Best Reggae Band” in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Keep an eye out for this gracefully crafted magnetic band that is Desert Rhythm Project. Hot off of their west coast spring 2017 tour with Hawaiian reggae sensation Mike Love, Desert Rhythm Project is blazing the trail. Keep an eye open for this up and coming funk, reggae, soul sensation that is “Desert Rhythm Project”!