The Rothland is band and singer-songwriter collaboration between Ari Rothland and Axie Blundon, Josh McIntyre, and Derek Leventritt. Josh and Derek are old time friends of Ari, and later became a close friend of Axie. Ari a Philadelphia native is influenced by many great artists, including Bob Dylan, Pink Floyd, Radiohead, and so much more. Josh, the Philadelphia native plays bass, guitar, and piano. His main influences are progressive rock, blues, and electronic. Derek, who’s a huge jazz and blues fan, loves drumming away. Axie is a NYC native, and has also worked with some great musicians in his day, and he loves rock, folk, jamming, and lots of other great genres of music. Ari and Axie who met in Brooklyn in February 2012 and have been lucky enough to collaborate with some great musicians and then become great friends and then produce an EP in the time since.