800lb. Gorilla blends indie-esque songcraft with funk, jazz and electronica influences to lend their rock a driving, danceable sound.
Mark Humphrey (Guitar, Vocals) and Kwame Newton (Keyboards, Saxophone, Vocals) draw equally from their improvisational experience and inspired songwriting to create an energetic live experience, and have shared the stage with jam scene heavyweights including The Main Squeeze, Twiddle, Roots of Creation, Mungion, Particle, NO BS! Brass Band and The New Mastersounds. El Niño (2016) and Commander Wax (2017) capture the essence of their original live show with a studio nuance.