Band members consist of: Tris Munsick (guitar, lead vocal), Daniel Ball (lead guitar, vocal), Tom Lulias (steel guitar), Nick Lulias (bass), and Ryan Bell (drums). The Innocents formed in 2012 and are based out of Sheridan, WY. They play dance music and cover a wide variety of songs ranging from barroom standards to more edgy original works. If "real country" is what you're looking for you've come to the right place! Their show is designed to keep people dancing, drinking, and having an overall good time from downbeat to last call. The band's debut album "Last Time I Leave" hit number 19 on the itunes New Music Charts and was NPR's runner-up 2014 Wyoming Album of the Year.
Tris Munsick was raised in a family of musicians. The eldest son of regionally esteemed musician/cowboy Dave Munsick. Tris has grown up with country music running through his veins. For the last few years, he has performed throughout the west with his family band "The Munsick Boys". Tris, along with "The Munsick Boys" and "The Innocents", has opened for and performed alongside: Lyle Lovett, Gary P. Nunn, Suzy Bogguss, Micky and the Motorcars, Blackhawk, Michael Peterson, and more. Although The Munsick Boys are still performing regularly, Tris has decided to expand his horizons and is putting his lifeblood into a new project.
Check out their brand new single "Heart of a Fighter" available everywhere music is sold!!!
Photographer: Brian Harrington, BHP Imaging
Festival: WIMI Showcase, 2016