Opening Act

The Strands

We have been called L.A.’s best kept secret, genre defying, solid grooves, killer vocals and meaningful and provocative lyrics.
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The big break

Will The Strands be the Opening Act™ at Audacy's (formerly annual concert at the Hollywood Bowl? Last year's winner opened for Coldplay, Black Eyed Peas, Doja Cat, Kid Laroi, and Shawn Mendes. The 2022 lineup will be announced around August 1st!

In addition to performing at the sold out concert alongside industry superstars, our Opening Act will receive: their own private dressing room, a ton of exposure on the radio, and $10,000!


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What do you enjoy most about being a musician?

That I have a way to express my self and to connect with other people on what sometimes feels like a spiritual level. Writing and performing can also be cathartic. I love that I come into connect with people from all walks of life.

Which musician would you like to collaborate with?

Leon Bridges

If you were the next Opening Act, what would you do with $10,000?

Put the money into recording our next album, Love Letters which is a collection of songs I am working on about my Dad who died in November 21.