Love a Lunatic / Bio

Love a Lunatic is a four piece American alternative/hard rock band based in the outskirts of the greater Philadelphia,PA area. The band's lineup is Ryan Schurman(Lead Vocals), Eric Welch (Guitars/backup vocals), Larry Hart(Bass/backup vocals), & Ryan Trimble(Drums). The band formed in early 2011 and has been hitting the Philly music circuit ever since. Love a Lunatic's music has a high energy vibe with melodic undertones. The band's sound is a blend of styles ranging from progressive, hard rock, metal, funk, and even a hint of grunge. The creative force behind the band comes from all four members, individually playing their own stylized ideas which get molded into a layered cohesive sound. Some of the band's musical influences that are in some way shape or form partly responsible for the very existence of Love a Lunatic are Tool, Deftones, Incubus, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, Mars Volta, Radiohead, Queens of the Stone Age, Foo Fighters, Meshuggah, Alice in Chains, GlassJaw, Dream Theater, Pantera, Karnivool, System of a Down, Primus, Chevelle, Pearl Jam, the list goes on....

The band's recorded and released their debut self-titled EP in 2012, featuring the band's 1st single "BREATHE". It was recorded at STUDIO 4 in Conshohoken,PA with Producer/Engineer Will Yip...who has worked with many well known artists like Circa Survive, Anthony Green, Lauren Hill/Fugees, Balance & Composure, Title Fight, & Blacklisted). The self-titled EP is now available at iTunes, Cd Baby, and Digistation. It also features the band's first single "Breathe".

The band is excited to announce the release of their New Album called "Phantom Wings" which will be released March 30, 2016. The record was Recorded and Mixed at Forge Studios in Oreland, PA with Producer/Engineer Steve Rosplock (Phantasm, Wonder & Fury, Weekender, & Passion Crimes). Mastering was done by Troy Glessner at Spectre Studios in Renton, WA (Death Cab for Cutie, August Burns Red, Underoath, Anberlin, MxPx). "Phantom Wings" features "Hesitate", "Mr Mr", and "FIGHT". Love a Lunatic will be performing tour dates in Spring/Summer 2016 in support of the release of their new album "Phantom Wings".

General Info

Band Members
Ryan Schurman(Vocals)/Eric Welch(Guitars)/Lawrence Hart(Bass)/Ryan Trimble(Drums)
Artist Name
Love a Lunatic
Profile Page
Active Since
Rock / Hard Rock

Contact Info

Brookhaven, PA

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  • Tool
  • Deftones
  • Incubus