Echo Park Social Club is an alt/pop hybrid ensemble from Southern California formed in 2014 focusing on songwriting and storytelling. The band’s style of music blends alternative pop, electronic with elements of disco/funk. Formerly known as The Hampton Beats,” they decided a new name and new sound was calling to them. This was the birth of Echo Park Social Club.
Peter Simon goes by the name Jimmy Young and plays guitar. He enjoys Karaoke and long walks around Echo Park lake. His favorite guitar is a Fender Mustang 1971, sometimes he dresses like Andy Warhol sometimes like Kurt Cobain.
Eric Swank goes by the name “Eric Swank” and currently resides in the greater San Diego area where he struggles daily deciding whether to surf or golf. In an effort to avoid inner anguish, he normally does both. Swank contributes unique vocal/songwriting capabilities to the ever evolving EPSC sound.
Rob King is a songwriter, producer and recording engineer. He is a sample tweaker, singer and loves wine. Aside from being a California native, he loves traveling but can often be found late nights in the recording studio working on everything from video game, films and records.
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