With an irresistible combination of talent, charisma, and creativity Tell Romeo i Hate Him has exploded upon the Nashville music scene. The members of the band hail from various southern cities where their musical roots began by playing a variety of instruments. Among the five of them, they have played everything from the violin, trumpet, and saxophone to the more standard guitar, bass, and drums. Each member brings his own unique style into the mix, and together they create an innovative sound that pulls the listener in. They successfully blend their eclectic musical backgrounds to bring a fresh perspective to the pop-punk scene while flawlessly incorporating elements of their main influences You Me at Six, Paramore, All Time Low, and Mayday Parade.
The band consists of Joe Wilkinson (vocals), Zach Douglas (guitar), Christian Harrison (guitar), Cris Johnson (bass), and Jacob Young, formerly Cameron Gilliam (drums) who met while attending college at Middle Tennessee State University and through mutual friends. Throughout their musical journeys they each recognized the therapeutic effects of music. As a result, the band decided to use their passion for music to positively impact the lives of others. “Our biggest mission as a band is to love people,” says Zach. Cameron adds, “I think that’s one of our highest callings and greatest opportunities that we get to engage people in a way that they feel we really care about who they are as individuals.” The members of Tell Romeo i Hate Him understand the importance of creating unforgettable and relatable songs while maintaining a genuine connection with their fans.
Tell Romeo i Hate Him recently opened for Go Radio on the Nashville date of the Lucky Street tour to an enthusiastic response from the crowd. They will be recording their debut EP May 14-18 at The Walnut House in Murfreesboro, TN. To make the recording of their first EP special for the fans as well as the band, they are participating in One Band One Week One Studio. During the recording fans will be able to watch them live on the internet and connect with them via Facebook, Twitter, and Skype. Tell Romeo i Hate Him’s undeniable musical talent, unshakeable passion for music, and authentic bond with fans combine to create an unstoppable force sure to breakout from the crowd.