In the Summer of 2012, Erik Anders and Rhonda Royal formed Anders~Royal, a new duet acoustic project that has wowed the LA/Hollywood music community with full force.
Joining Erik’s experience with the success of EAB (Erik Anders Band), and Rhonda’s fresh talent and passion for music writing, Anders~Royal captures audiences in venues that have included The Lighthouse, Suzy's, House of Blues (Sunset), Whiskey A Go Go, The Good Hurt and more. Erik and Rhonda also wrote and recorded the title track “Young Blood” for the recently released movie, Young Blood – Evil Intentions.
Anders~Royal consist of EABs’ former Drummer Garth Noyes, Antonio Contreras on Lead Electric Guitar and Dominic Robelotto on Bass.
With a mysterious hint of Rock, Blues, and Country Rock, Erik and Rhonda’s original music brings a unique sound loosely categorized as Acoustic Indie Rock. Known for their impeccable harmonies and unusual chord structures, Anders~Royal brings original music to the stage that is unmatched in the current music scene.
Anders~Royal has been nominated for the 2014 Los Angeles Music Awards for Hot Adult Contemporary Artists and Bands of the Year and Erik Anders has also been nominated for the 2014 Los Angeles Music Awards - The Mark Vigil Male Singer/Songwriter of the Year.
There debut CD "Something Missing" is available on all of the major music sites for download.