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The Entrance Band

The Entrance Band

The Entrance Band (formerly called Entrance) is a band started by Guy Blakeslee (born April 29, 1981). Their style of music has been described as psychedelic rock.

Blakeslee was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland and first gained notice as a member of The Convocation Of…. He later left the band and moved to Chicago to pursue a solo career under the guise of the nameEntrance. He performed regularly for the next 18 months at a bar called The Hideout, which eventually gained him the attention of Tiger Style Records.

Entrance toured with Sonic Youth, Devendra Banhart, Will Oldham, Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Dungen and Cat Power. Blakeslee has released his music through Tiger Style Records and Fat Possum Records, as well through his own record label, Entrance Records.   The band’s latest release is the 2013 album titled “Face The Sun.”  Their self-titled debut album was released in 2009.    They also released 3 EP’s from 2012-2013, and are playing live again.  They are scheduled to play at the Desert Stars Festival in September 2015, in Pioneertown, CA.