Substereo is a four-piece multinational rock band based in Berlin, Germany and Copenhagen, Denmark. The band is influenced by classic artists like Pink Floyd, Steely Dan, and Queen, but has a distinctive modern touch, which is influenced by names like Kings of Leon and John Mayer, which all makes for a heavy dose of smooth alternative rock with rocking riffs, melancholic arpeggios and a psychedelic atmosphere.
With two studio-albums and hundreds concerts under their belt, Substereo has developed a sound that is energetic and passionate, which shines through in their live performances and captivates the audience while drawing them into their world.
With their taste for exploring new approaches, they have found a unique way to express themselves through different artistic mediums, which is apparent in their projects.
Chris currently lives in Berlin and was born in Vienna, Austria to Danish & Mexican/American parents and has lived in numerous countries around the world. Chris is now a full-time songwriter and musician and is a former army officer and a veteran of Iraq and Ethiopia/Eritrea.
Nic is from Berlin and has studied drums at the British & Irish Modern Music Institute. He has played with a number of artists which have ranged from Jazz to Hip Hop. This gives him a unique approach to songwriting which allows him to incorporate all of these sounds and ads a unique flavor to Substereo
Robin is originally from Rheine, Germany and has studied popular music at the university of Paderborn. He is heavily influenced by players like John Mayer and Keith Urban and has therefore developed a sound that is extremely melodic while also putting an emphasis on tone and technique.
Rayk is from Rügen, Germany and has many years of experience in the music business, having worked with a number of prominent musicians and producers in Europe. Rayk has an extremely broad taste in music, and has previously played in Jazz, Hip hop, 60/70’s rock, and pop bands.