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Minor Strut is a rock band with members: Ethan "E" 15 - Lead guitar and backup vocals (Endorsed by Gretsch Guitars, Ernie Ball, Blackstar Amplification & Voodoo Lab); Aiden 16 - Drums (Endorsed by Amedia Cymbals USA); Marquis 19 - Bass and backup vocals (Endorsed by Gretsch Guitars and Ernie Ball); Coryn 17 - Lead Vocals.

Minor Strut has played professionally since March 2014. They cover Rock and Alternative Rock, as well as Original Music. Their musical talent and charisma have afforded them opportunities to perform in front of thousands of people at legendary venues, charity events, festivals and car shows all over California, Arizona and Hawaii. Minor Strut has also been invited to play at The NAMM SHOW 2020, and are truly grateful for the opportunity.

 

Whisky a Go-Go – Hollywood, CA
House of Blues – Anaheim, CA
The New House of Blues – Anaheim, CA
City National Grove of Anaheim – Anaheim, CA
NAMM Show 2018 - Marriott Stage – Anaheim, CA
NAMM Show 2019 - Pioneer Arena Stage – Anaheim, CA
NAMM Show 2020 - Pioneer Arena Stage – Anaheim, CA
Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach 2018 – Long Beach, CA
Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach 2019 – Long Beach, CA
Hard Rock Café – Maui, HI
Riverside Municipal Auditorium – Riverside, CA
Club 80's Bar & Grill Concert Hall – Corona, CA
The Glass House – Pomona, CA
The Cave – Big Bear, CA
Conejo Valley Days – Thousand Oaks, CA
Hangar 24 Airfest – Redlands, CA
Hangar 24 Craft Brewery – Redlands, CA
PBS - Musicology TV Segment – San Bernardino, CA
Rockabilly Extravaganza – Riverside, CA
The Heat Hotel – Lake Havasu, AZ
Citizens Bank Arena – Ontario, CA
Quake Stadium – Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Garden Amphitheatre – Garden Grove, CA
Knott’s Berry Farm – Buena Park, CA
The Mitten Building – Redlands, CA
Walter’s – Claremont, CA
Lake Alice Trading Company – Riverside, CA
Franklin’s Cove – Murrieta, CA
The Vault – Orange, CA
Ontario Improv – Ontario, CA
Orange International Street Fair – Orange, CA
Imaginology – Costa Mesa, CA
Orange County Fair – Costa Mesa, CA
San Diego Fair – Del Mar, CA
San Diego Kids Expo – Del Mar, CA
Quaid Harley-Davidson – Loma Linda, CA
Laidlaw’s Harley-Davidson – Baldwin Park, CA
Water Wheel Saloon – Norco, CA
San Clemente Fiesta Music Festival – San Clemente, CA
Irvine Global Village Festival – Irvine, CA
Corona Summer Concert Series – Corona, CA
Eastvale Picnic in the Park – Eastvale, CA
65th Street Live! Concerts in the Park Series – Eastvale, CA
Norco Concerts in the Park – Norco, CA
Norco Fair – Norco, CA
The Shops at Dos Lagos – Corona, CA
VFW – Temecula, CA
Santa Fe Springs Swap Meet – SFS, CA
Santee Car & Bike Show – San Diego, CA
Fiesta Kustom Kulture – San Diego, CA
EPYSO – Band for Peace – Santa Monica, CA
Children’s Hospital – Los Angeles, CA
Children’s Hospital – Calimesa, CA
Random Acts of Kindness – Riverside, CA
Charity Wings – San Marcos, CA
Million McFly March Parkinson’s Event – Burbank, CA
Make-A-Wish Foundation Event – Riverside Municipal Auditorium
Grifols, Inc. – Private Holiday Event – Los Angeles, CA 

 

Minor Strut has also had the opportunity to Share the Stage and play with Legendary Rockers including Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters), Taylor Hawkins (Chevy Metal & Foo Fighters), Greg Bissonette (Drummer for David Lee Roth and many more), Everlast (Front man for House of Pain), Duff McKagan (Bassist for Guns N’ Roses), John Tempesta (Drummer for The Cult), Jonny Two Bags (Guitarist for Social Distortion and Cadillac Tramps), and Charles Glenn Jr. (Bassist for Little Richard).

 

Minor Strut is an incredibly dynamic group of young musicians whose musical ability is not limited by their age. Their sound will definitely stop you in your tracks. From razor sharp guitars to back breaking drums, their rhythm is mesmerizing!

           

     Our goal is to inspire the young and young at heart to learn to play music. We all fell in love with music and began our journey at a very early age. Because of this love and passion for music, we all have been playing in front of an audience for almost a decade. We hope to continue to perform for many years to come. Please join us on our musical journey!

     We are currently working on a new EP.  We are exctied to share our new music with you at our next show!  Please subscribe to our YouTube Channel and hope you enjoy our videos! All videos have been recorded live, no backing tracks or synth music added, just three musicians and vocals.

 

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Minor Strut

 

Minor Strut has had the privilege of being interviewed and/or featured by:

Michaela Pereira (HLN Network) - CNN and CNN INTERNATIONAL

The Gretsch CompanyGuitarist Spotlight 2017

The Gretsch Company - Spotlight Feature Story & House Telegram 2020

Ernie Ball - Family of Artists

Amedia Cymbals USA - Artist Profile

Good Day LA with Rockstars of Tomorrow - Norco

KTTV Channel 11 News on three seperate segments

Christine Devine of Fox 11 News - Live Facebook Chat

ABC Channel 7 for Vista L.A. 

Musicology IE (KVCR/PBS) - Interview and Live Performance in March 2018

California Rock News - Coverage of Conejo Valley Days in Thousand Oaks 

California Rock News - Coverage of the Whisky A Go-Go with Walking Papers 

FooFightersUK.com 'From Minor to Major' - Minor Strut Meet Dave and Share stage with Taylor Hawkins.

The Needles Desert Star, California in 2014 and 2015

The News-Herald, Lake Havasu City, Arizona in 2015

The documentary film Route 66 Revisited! Produced by Zdenek Jurásek in 2015

Mr. Charles Glenn (Bassist for Little Richard) on www.KaoticRadio.com

Mr. Johnny “Spazz” Hatton (Bassist for the Brian Setzer Orchestra) for Rockabilly Rumble, The Interviews

Minor Strut's debut EP 'Connected' was released on May 14, 2016. The EP includes four original tracks: What's Stopping You, Diggin' Holes, Connected and Racing to Somewhere. 'Connected' was Recorded and Produced at Rockstars of Tomorrow in Norco, CA by Ben Rico and Michael Anderson; Mixed by Cedrick Courtois at The Castle in San Diego, CA; and Mastered by Maor Appelbaum at Maor Appelbaum Mastering in California.

Minor Strut can be found on Social Media sites including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, and can be seen 'Playing Live' on stage on Instagram Live, Facebook Live and Periscope. They are currently writting new music for their Debut Album. Their first EP of original music is available for download at CD Baby, iTunes, Amazon and streaming on Spotify and Sound Cloud. 

 

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https://www.periscope.tv

https://www.bandsintown.com

https://www.youtube.com

https://www.newmusicusa.org/profile/minor-strut/

https://www.amediacymbals-usa.com

https://linktr.ee/minorstrut

 

Shows

  • Jan 13 Sat

    07:00 PM

    DSB 9th Anniversary Celebration - City National's Grove of Anaheim - 2200 E. Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92806

  • Jan 24 Wed

    09:00 PM

    NAMM SHOW 2018 - Marriott Stage - 700 Convention Way, Anaheim, CA, 92802

  • Feb 11 Sun

    03:30 PM

    Centerfield Sports Bar & Grill - 17296 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach, CA 92647

    Other World Productions presents Minor Strust with Prim8s and 20 Minute Mile. Family friendly event.

  • Mar 17 Sat

    05:00 PM

    St. Patrick's Day Celebration - Garden Amphitheater - 12762 Main Street, Garden Grove, CA

  • Apr 14 Sat

    03:00 PM

    Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach - 300 E. Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90802

  • Apr 22 Sun

    03:00 PM

    Smith Family Benefit, Water Wheel

  • Aug 02 Thu

    08:20 AM

    Rancho Cucamonga Summer Concerts in the Park - Red Hill Park - 7484 Vineyard Avenue, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

  • Aug 18 Sat

    07:00 PM

    The Vintage Vault Rock Walk - 308 N. 2nd Avenue, Upland, CA 91786

  • Aug 24 Fri

    07:00 PM

    Intimate Concerts in the Park - Chino Hills Community Center - 14250 Peyton Drive, Chino Hills, CA 91709

  • Aug 25 Sat

    07:30 PM

    The Cave (Opening for Terri Nunn & Berlin) - 40789 Village Drive, Big Bear, CA 92315

  • Sep 01 Sat

    12:00 PM

    Orange International Street Fair - Orange Plaza Square Park, Glassell Street & Chapman Avenue, Orange, CA 92866

  • Sep 22 Sat

    12:30 PM

    Irvine Global Village Festival - Bill Barber Park - 4 Civic Center Plaza, Irvine, CA 92606

  • Dec 16 Sun

    11:00 AM

    Quaid Harley-Davidson Annual Toy Drive - 25160 Redlands Boulevard, Loma Linda, CA 92354

  • Jan 27 Sun

    02:00 PM

    The NAMM Show 2019 - Anaheim Convention Center - Arena Plaza - Pioneer Pro Audio Stage - 800 W. Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92802

  • Apr 13 Sat

    01:00 PM

    Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach - 300 E. Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90802

    Cold War Kids Headlines Saturday night!

  • May 18 Sat

    07:30 PM

    The Cave Big Bear - 40789 Village Drive, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

    Opening for Led Zepagain!

  • Jun 22 Sat

    09:00 PM

    Ziing's Bistro & Bar - 209 N. Harbor Boulevard, Fullerton, CA 92832

  • Aug 30 Fri

    05:00 PM

    Orange International Street Fair - Orange Plaza Square Park, Glassell Street & Chapman Avenue, Orange, CA 92866

  • Sep 21 Sat

    03:00 PM

    Route 66 Cruisin' Reunion - Historic Downtown Ontario - Euclid Avenue Median Stage (Corner of G Street & Euclid Avenue

  • Oct 12 Sat

    03:30 PM

    Irvine Global Village Festival - Orange County Great Park - 6950 Marine Way, Irvine, CA 92618

  • Nov 09 Sat

    06:00 PM

    KCAL96.7 Rocks! Tour de Brews - Riverside Municipal Auditorium - 3485 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, CA 92501

  • Nov 22 Fri

    07:30 PM

    The Cave - 40789 Village Drive, Big Bear Lake, CA 92313

    Opening for "The Boys of Summer" The Ataris Doors at 6:30pm!

  • Dec 15 Sun

    11:00 AM

    Quaid Harley-Davidson Annual Toy

    25160 Redlands Boulevard, Loma Linda, CA 92354

  • Jan 17 Fri

    04:00 PM

    The NAMM Show - Anaheim Convention Center, Arena Plaza Pioneer Pro Audio Stage, 800 W. Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92802

  • Jan 24 Fri

    07:30 PM

    The Cave - 40789 Village Drive, Big Bear Lake, CA 92313

  • Feb 29 Sat

    11:00 AM

    Supper Club 4 - OUE Skyspace LA

    OUE Skyspace LA - 633 West 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071, on the 70th floor of the iconic U.S. Bank Tower.

  • Mar 22 Sun

    03:00 PM

    Rockstars of Tomorrow Norco

    Performing with Craig Goldy of Dio Studio Session and Music Video

  • Apr 18 Sat

    12:00 AM

    Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach

    Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach - Welcome Plaza - 300 E. Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90802 

  • Apr 24 Fri

    07:15 PM

    Upland Lemon Festival - Lemon Tree Stage

    Celebrate the city’s citrus history and enjoy new attractions and tribute bands. With free admission and conveniently located in downtown Upland, the Lemon Festival is perfect for all ages.

  • May 03 Sun

    03:30 PM

    Lake Alice

    6th annual American Cancer Society Benefit Concert

  • May 16 Sat

    07:00 PM

    The Cave

    The Cave - Opening for DSB “DSB is the world’s greatest Journey tribute band.” - 40789 Village Drive, Big Bear Lake, CA 92313

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We are Minor Strut, a Rock n Roll band from the Inland Empire. Ethan "E" (15) on lead guitar, Aiden (16) on drums, Marquis (19) on bass and Coryn (17) on lead vocals. We are inspired by the legends of Rock n Roll and are ready to lead a music revolution. We cover rockin' oldies, modern and alternative rock, rockabilly, as well as perform our own Original Music. We want to keep ROCK alive. We are the future generation of Rock music and our goal is to inspire the young and young at heart. With hard work, you can learn to play too! So don't give up on your dream and love for music. Leave us a message. We would love to hear from you. Thank you for your interest and let's keep music alive! With rock'n love, Minor Strut 951.298.9908