The Last Bite BandThe Last Bite Band was formed in October of 1984. Michael Sheehan & Pete Sheehan are the founding members.

Writing, recording, & performing a genre of Rock-n-Roll/Progressive Rock.

The band has developed an original sound that is continuing to grow creatively as well as progressing in the most positive way that provides a unique brand of entertainment. 

The founding members were introduced to the music industry at a very young age. Pete & Michael began making & playing music at the age of twelve. They started their first band out of grade school & quickly started recording demos. During high-school and with the growing desire to succeed Peter & Michael merged into the ranks of the local Rock n Roll scene.

After considering various names the two revisited their childhood, and remembered a name from the past, one that existed as the name of their very first band; the name was “The Last Bite”.

What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?

Progressive with a hint of Pop as well as Rock and Roll. We have taken it a bit further with what has been coined as Post Modern Progressive...

How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?

After considering various names the two revisited their childhood, and remembered a name from the past, one that existed as the name of their very first band; the name was “The Last Bite”. We then added "Band" due to other like names

What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?

In 1975 the band Yes came out with "Close to The Edge' we plugged the old 8-Track into the Craig and magic happened, then we heard a little band called "Rush" then it was " Kansas", Led Zep as well as ELP was always in our blood. but the first band had to be The Beatles.

What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?

We are currently in the studio creating new sounds that are different but still the same progressive type, we will finish the story of Eck and move on to other mindful things. We are ready to release a song called "Tree in a Life"which is a bit sounding of UK. Progressive all the way!!!

What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?

Our goal is to be able to reach the ears and minds of those who wish to journey through our imagination and knowing that people listen to and enjoy our music is all we need to continue.

What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live and Why?

Many Favorites! I think The Eck series would have to our favorite at this time.

What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus Far?

No challenge playing music, it's a part of our life...

What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?

One of us, (My Brother Pete or I) start with the piano or guitar plucking around, soon a certain sound comes that catches the ear and the process begins. My lyrics come anytime during the early stages of writing a piece of work. My brother always finishes the tune and mixes it. It's a process sometimes it takes a bit but in the end it is worth it!

How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?

We wrote a song called "Welcome to The Cloud" which speaks of the dangers of social media. I think we have seen much despair in this platform. We do use it every now and then to spread the word.

What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?

We listen to a variety of music and change our playlist all of the time.

What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?

We were playing music at a very young, we really didn't do anything but grow up into music, we did join our family business (Roofing) for many years and even now we do a little bit on the side, but music is our life.

Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?

Practice and never let anyone tell you to stop or turn it down...CRANK IT!

What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?

Just let the music flow from the creative musicians.

How Do You Feel About Originality?

We only do original, I suppose there is a place for cover music but to be creative one must search the mind and paint a picture of music. There is a certain feeling when you create a song that is excellent!

Websites or Social Media Pages:

https://thelastbiteband.com

https://www.reverbnation.com/thelastbiteband

https://twitter.com/thelastbiteband

https://ourstage.com/thelastbiteband

http://powerofprog.com/members/thelastbiteband/profile/

https://www.facebook.com/thelastbitebandsite/

https://www.bandlab.com/thelastbiteband

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