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Pressing Strings

Pressing Strings

Alternative / Roots / Rock Annapolis, MD  US
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Everything Comes Round
Everything Comes Round
It's a War
It's a War
Something Strong
Something Strong
Song for the Suffering
Song for the Suffering
Owe the Source
Owe the Source


Pressing Strings "Something Strong" Barrel Room Sessions



  • SugarFarm Productions photo credit
  • SugarFarm Production photo credit
  • Oil on wood painting my Jeff Huntington for the "49 at 49" series


Brandon Bartlett


Nick Welker



Sounds Like: Sean Hayes, Citizen Cope, Ben Harper, G. Love & Special Sauce, Jack Johnson

Label: Dj Boy, Annapolis Records

Bio: Pressing Strings is a soul stirring trio based out of the musically fertile scene of Annapolis, Maryland. Their sound is versatile and stems from lead singer Jordan Sokel’s soulful, bluesy songwriting combined with a solid and dynamic rhythm section. Anchored by drummer Brandon Bartlett and bassi...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Pressing Strings has a show on 01/31/2015 at 08:00 PM @ Evolution Craft Br... in Salisbury, MD http://t.co/cjLa2fpEzN #concert


““““Pressing Strings' Jordan Sokel is one of the most gifted singer-songwriters to emerge from our area in years. He has had not one, but TWO songs crack the WRNR playlist in recent years—a significant feat for a local, unsigned artist. “Life of a Tree”, his most recent album, showcases his unique vocal style and his seemingly effortless ability to create melodies that are instantly addictive. “Live Wire”, “Stormy Story Song”, “My People”, “This Killing Time”…are all tracks that deserve your attention. Pressing Strings is a musical force to be reckoned with. It is only a matter of time until they receive the national attention they so richly deserve”. -Bob Waugh, Program Director 103.1 WRNR””

— 103.1 WRNR FM

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Q: Trying to find out if they can play at a corporate event in Ashburn, VA 4-7 pm on October 23rd. thanks, Heather 571-420-0728

A: Hi Heather, this is Jordan from Pressing Strings. We have a gig later that night at 10pm on 10/23 but we would be able to do your event. Can you tell me a bit about the gig? venue, budget, any other necessary details and we can figure it out. Thank you! Jordan Sokel 410-903-1700

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