Skunk Sessions = Jam at its best, brought to you by a super group of four musicians from the Salem Massachusetts area. Eric Reardon, Brandon Tarricone, Theo Brierley, and Derek Hayden are the forces behind the music.
These gentleman preform in all different genres, giving them a platform to take popular Jam/Rock/Roots/Blues music in their own creative direction. With one fully original album (2020), another one in the making, and a huge, constantly growing list of songs from artists/bands such as The Allman Brothers, David Bowie, The Grateful Dead, Prince, Phish, The Talking Heads, The Band, The Neville Brothers, Eric Clapton, Stevie Wonder, Dr. John, The Beatles, Crosby Stills and Nash etc, their own free-spirited approach, give a fresh, high energy prospective to material that audience members can identify with. Brandon Tarricone, Guitarist/Singer/Composer, known for his 12 years heading up the popular New Orleans based band Brotherhood of Groove, along with current projects Krewe de Groove and Krewe de Roux, carries 20+ years of professional playing and touring experience. He has toured and performed in over 35 states, and multiple countries, at some of the most popular venues in the country and along side a long list of well known musicians. Eric Reardon, Guitarist, is hometown musical royalty where he was born and raised in Salem Ma. He has been performing for 15 years all over New England since he was a young 14 year old guitarist with a hardcore following of cult fans. Current projects include Sarah and the Wild Versatile along with his own band Eric Reardon’s Ulterior Motives. Eric’s guitar chops are like none other on the scene today. Derek Hayden, percussionist/drummer, is a hard working and in demand performer in the Boston/New England area. From orchestral, to jazz, to blues/rock, Derek is well versed. He is a founding member of Sarah and The Wild Versatile and Merrimack Delta Dub Set, and most importantly he brings the heavy grooves to the stage every night.