The Orange Constant formed in 2012 in Statesboro, Ga. and quickly made a name for itselfacross the American southeast. Now residing in Athens, Ga., the group continues to grow aloyal fan-base that craves its vintage rock sound. TOC's debut album, Time to Go (June2015), was recorded with Grammy nominated producer John Keane (REM, WidespreadPanic) and garnered national praise from Relix Magazine which cited the work as a"confident and polished debut album...laden with connective riffs and melodious charm."The band has shared bills with nationally and internationally touring acts includingPerpetual Groove, TAUK, Pink Talking Phish, CBDB, RIPE, and Atlas Road Crew and won the2016 Flagpole Athens Music Award for best "Jam/ Funk" band. Its second LP, Point of
Reference (March 2017), was produced by Drew Vandenberg (of Montreal, Kishi Bashi,Futurebirds) and has been described as “eclectic rock n' roll, everything from blissfulsouthern rock and indie jams to urban funk.” The Orange Constant draws influence frommany different styles, and fans are often drawn to their ability to meld progressivecomposition and improvisation with a pop-like sensibility. The band consists of AndrewBrantley (guitar/vocals), Nickalous Benson (guitar/vocals), Tyler Walker (bass/vocals),Chris Freiberg (keyboard), Sam Groveman (Drums).