The Future Unwritten / Bio

The Future Unwritten, from Philadelphia, PA/Wilmington, DE are a three piece country rock group which recalls the power and songwriting prowess of groups like Uncle Tupelo, The Drive-By Truckers, and Neil Young and Crazy Horse. Inspired rhythms, layered and held together with big guitar sounds the band shares songwriting and vocal responsibilities, which creates a unique, soulful Alt-Country rock sound.
Forming in the summer of 2009, The Future Unwritten was received with praise after playing shows in and around Philadelphia. Shortly after recording their first demo “We Have Our Moments”, the band recorded their EP “Extended Play” with the help of Milkboy Studios in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. “Extended Play” was voted “Best Rock EP of the Year” by radio station 93.7 WSTW.
In May 2013, The Future Unwritten released their debut LP "Put Out This Fire" on Relay Records. The record was produced by Steve LaFashia of Jealousy Curve and Mastered by Glenn Schick (Drive-By Truckers, Widespread Panic, Matthew Sweet).
With two well-received albums and airplay on several major radio stations throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, The Future Unwritten are declaring themselves as a force to be reckoned with. In July of 2015 the band opened for Cracker at World Cafe Live, The Queen in Wilmington, DE. Playing in venues throughout the East Coast, they continue to gather more adoring fans and shape themselves into a powerful country influenced Rock band. They are currently in the studio working on their second full length album.

General Info

Band Members
Richard Derke - Bass/Vocals, Clinton Hoffman - Drums/Vocals, Neil Kremer - Guitars/Vocals
Artist Name
The Future Unwritten
Profile Page
Active Since
Americana / Alt-Country / Punk

Contact Info

Philadelphia, PA
Stu Sutcliffe

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