Once called Pacific City, Huntington Beach, California, is easily recognized throughout the world as, Surf City U.S.A. But the rolling waves of the Pacific Ocean and the thriving Southern California surf culture aren’t the only things putting HB on the map. Huntington Beach is also home to a rich history, and thriving present of rising musicians. Bands such as- Avenged Sevenfold, The Offspring, Korn, Matt Costa, Dirty Heads, as-well-as Pacific Dub all have band members that call this surfers paradise home.
Meet Pacific Dub- Comprised of vocalist and rhythm guitarist Colton Place, lead guitarist Bryce Klemer, bassist Ryan Naglich, drummer David Delaney, keyboardist Sean Rawlings, and live sound/dub controls Casey Eubanks. Pacific Dub is one of the youngest and newest bands to solidify themselves as professionals within the California Reggae Rock scene.
With over 100 performances in California and 2 albums released on iTunes within their first year of live shows… Pacific Dub shows no signs of losing momentum. Now 13months after their informal introduction into the music industry, Pacific Dub yet again has surprised their fans/piers with another unexpected 4 song album… To The Sky EP. Combining catchy alternative lyrics, heavy rock n’ roll melodies, and smooth hip-hop and reggae rhythms… To The Sky EP is an up-to-date representation of who and what Pacific Dub is all about, Reggae- Dub-Rock!
To pursue the option of starting their new album, Pacific Dub found themselves recording at a new location for this record, Castaway 7 Studios in Ventura, California. Head Engineer, JP Hesser, took immediate interest and showed strong support in working on Pacific Dub’s 3rd release. 10 days after the bands first steps into the studio, To The Sky EP was fully mixed and sent from the California’s west coast to Mike Caplan in Washington D.C. for mastering at the prestigious, Lion Fox Studios. To The Sky EP will release for worldwide digital distribution Tuesday- April 20th, 2010.
Following the release of To The Sky EP, Pacific Dub will hit the road on their first tour, supporting their friends and their mentors from Hawaii, Iration. The 2010 Time Bomb Tour w/ IRATION and Through The Roots starts off Friday- April 23rd @ House of Blues- Anaheim where Pacific Dub will perform in front of a home Orange County crowd, and provide direct support the night of the show. From there, the band will travel throughout April and May, sharing their music with 10 new western cities, venues, and states including Fox Theatre- Boulder, CO & Hard Rock Hotel & Casino- Las Vegas, NV.