Ro Hempel is a singer/songwriter hailing from the heart of the midwest playing original music. Whether he is performing a solo acoustic show or sharing the stage with a full electric line up (Ro Hempel Band), he is sure to keep you entertained with his positive, good vibe music.
Formed in 2013 and hailing from the heart of the Midwest, this Nebraska quintet will keep you moving and entertained with a solid mix of original reggae, rock, ska and funk. All players, including Ro Hempel, Jeff Johnson, Christian Bandiola, and brothers Evan and Nate Royuk come from different established local bands and musical backgrounds to make up what is now RHB. With a wide variety of influences, each member brings a different dynamic to the band and keeps the sound versatile and fun. The high energy live performances and smooth, easy listening tunes are gaining the attention of people all over the country. Ro released his debut solo record on Stay Wise Media, entitled the ‘Two Shots EP’ in March, 2014. The band had a heavy summer schedule in 2014, playing many shows and festivals, one being the highly anticipated Wakarusa Music Festival in Arkansas. Ready for the opportunity to spread their music to listeners of all ages and in all areas, the excitement is high and the possibilities are endless. Make sure to be on the lookout for the new record, out in summer 2015, and come catch a vibe at one of the shows in your area!