Hello everyone. We are The Artificial Red, a Hard Rock/Alt. band, out of the mid-west. . We are driving to bring you the very best music available in our Genre. We have been together officially, since June 2011 also Brian and Jayme have been playing and writing music together for almost 17 years now welcoming Mike Thompson as the backbone of T.A.R. and the finest drummer we've had the pleasure of playing with.. Mike embodies every quality that a professional drummer should harbor and he does so VERY well. We look forward to a prosperous future with him. He melds seamlessly with us and crowd., you will "FEEL" every accent. Then Jayme Deever is a Founder/Lead guitarist/Vox/songwriter Has been a musician for 17 years, and has energy on stage like a madman. His performance and energy will never let you forget this band's performances. His songwriting is sound, and his guitar playing is venomous. He is a big nail that holds things in place. The chemistry between Bri and Jay in musical brotherhood is very strong. Essentially it created and helped bring this band together. The Third member of this band... Brian Kraemer - Founder/ Lead Vox/ Guitars/ Songwriter. Being the main creative force behind starting The Artificial Red, Brian is often thought to be the glue that holds the band together. Having an extreme affinity/talent for music, he embodies all the best qualities that a front-man needs. Dynamic Vocals, Shredding Guitar, and an overall ELECTRIC energy are sure to leave onlookers in a state of SHOCK. We have just RELEASED our first album ""TARpit"!! Our tunes are heavy, wicked and ready to hit your earholes with a vengeance... and honestly, we want you to get a sense of what we felt when the songs were written, so they are VERY emotionally driven, and it’s a rollercoaster of what is possible with body and soul...We are a VERY tight and professional act, so look for us in a town near YOU VERY SOON!!!!!!!!