More Than Real is a high-energy power trio from the Hudson Valley region of Upstate New York. Their music is upbeat, grooving blues-rock; incorporating funk-rock grooves with ripping guitar and smooth vocals on top. More Than Real takes classic rock/blues styles and gives it a modern edge that combines for a powerful sound; With influences that include Jimi Hendrix, The Allman Brothers Band, Gov't Mule, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Mountain, Cream, John Mayer Trio and countless others. More Than Real is comprised of the member’s former musical outfit, who have shared the bill with artists such as: Club D’Elf w/ John Medeski, Eve 6, Rustic Overtones, Say Anything, Unspoken, and The Dear Hunter. Last year, their former band was featured on Eric Clapton’s MySpace blog as a "New, up, and coming band," and were quoted by MusicLoad.com as "One of the most cookin' local blues bands we've heard lately is a group of college chums who simply got together for some jams back in 2006 and are cookin' around town to this day... you will not be disappointed..."