Hothouse Barkers with The Imperial, and TBA
Rock the slopes and then rock the lodge w/ The Imperial!
NPJ and The Imperial at the BBC. Come get crazy with us!
Come rock out with The Imperial at The House if Harley's Harley Davidson 110th anniversary celebration!
Sounds Like: Gov't Mule, The Black Crowes, The Black Keys, Clutch
Label: Unsigned, Go-DIY Records - Wisconsin II
Bio: Winner of the 2011 Milwaukee Germanfest Battle of the Bands
Winner of the 2011 Break into the Big Gig Battle of the Bands at The Up and Under in Milwaukee
The Imperial is one of those bands that make people long for the days when rock music didn’t need an indie or a folk in front of it to get...See Full Bio
"Bluesy rock of the type The Black Crowes fashioned by following The Allman Brothers’ footsteps could easily be cliché by now. Then there are bands such as Milwaukee’s The Imperial to counter that notion. The linchpin to selling their classic approach may be Andy Kobelinski’s vocals, reminiscent of an especially hungry Jonny Lang beset by untrustworthy women and life in general. That he and the rest of his quartet pack a taut, danceable wallop out of moves long enshrined in the classic rock pantheon makes these six songs sound a bit too brief. Leave them wanting more, right, guys? "