Exceptional Edward is an indie-rock band based out of Columbus, Ohio. The 4 piece group was formed in the fall of 2004 and out making a name for itself by 2005. The band has played most major venues in and around the city and has been building a signficant local following. The Exceptional Edward sound is melodic, alternative driven rock featuring passionate vocals and lyrics to match. Influences range from Oasis and the Cure to more modern favorites like Coldplay and Pete Yorn.
Exceptional Edward Bio
Exceptional Edward is an indie-rock band from Columbus, Ohio. The group has been playing together since 2005, performing at venues around the city and building a loyal following along the way.
On May 23, 2005, Exceptional Edward played their first show at Oldfields on 4th, to a packed house and rave reviews. Since that time the band has been making good impressions everywhere they go, earning a well-deserved reputation as passionate and energetic performers.
The Exceptional Edward sound is acoustic-driven rock with catchy hooks and strong melodies, drawing from British roots like Radiohead and Oasis to more modern favorites like Death Cab for Cutie and Coldplay. The result is an original rock sound that mixes unique, indie-rock arrangements wih carefully crafted, pop sensability.