Manager: Tyson Marshall
Bio: With their reggae inspired blend of modern pop, Offshore Riot seem to have that special ingredient often missing in today’s over-produced, sample based music scene. Catchy, hook-laden originals take the focus here. Deep funk and dub rhythms, basslines dropping low as physically tolerable, shimmer...See Full Bio
“They've only been together a little more than a year, but Offshore Riot has already recorded a slick, catchy, self-titled debut CD. Equal parts ska, dub and beach-bum manifesto, Offshore Riot is all about sipping margaritas and Coronas and, um, a failed attempt to purchase a giant bong decorated with flames and dragons. "I guess you can't say 'bong' in a head shop, or they kick you right out," laughs 30-year-old singer/guitarist Tyson Marshall of Clearwater, who's joined by bassist Lawson White and drummer Mike Tzigos. "I've been writing songs since I was around 12, and they were all pretty comedic punk songs. I try not to take it too seriously whenever we play. It's all about trying to get everybody moving or dancing or just having a good time."”
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