Dumber Than The Average Bear
Dumber Than The Average Bear are a five piece band based in Exeter.
Together they blend several styles of music, from blues ,reggae and folkroots to rock and pop influences, resulting in a unique, exciting and accessible sound. All of the music is original and written by the band who have been together for over 5 years and are well regarded within the local live music scene in Exeter and beyond. The band are a crowd draw for their regular gigs at the Old Firehouse in Exeter and have made many appearances at venues such as The Phoenix, The Rusty Bike, The Fat Pig, The Bike Shed Theatre, The Sorry Head, Devon Dub Fest plus many other weird and wonderful locations.
The band have just released their third album which is getting great feedback already and their two previous albums are also available now too.
Dumber Than The Average Bear draw influence from many bands including Led Zeppelin, John Butler Trio, Clutch, Red Snapper, Pink Floyd, The Rolling Stones, Black Mountain, Wolfmother, Porcupine Tree , Pearl Jam and Them Crooked Vultures.
The band are:
Carl Eaton - Vocals and acoustic guitar:
Tom Ashby - Lead guitar:
Fraser Willis - Drums
Barry Muir - Double bass :
Paul Wilkinson - Harmonicas.
An excellent band , not to be missed!