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Quickly establishing themselves of one of the must-see rock, blues, funk, Metal bands on the circuit.

Power house “Gritt” a local West Virginia, Rock, Blues, Funk, Metal band with a distinctive style, raw talent, ambition and honesty can still prevail in an ailing music industry.

.Lead vocalist, songwriter, lead and rhythm guitarist Timmy Canady,

.Lead vocalist, songwriter, lead and rhythm guitarist Philly Dee,

.Lead Vocalist, songwriter, lead and rhythm guitarist Bassist Eric Boggs, 

.Songwriter, drummer Merlin Durham

Delivering energy filled sets every time, with spontaneous improvised breaks, dynamic highs exploding with power that capture the true meaning of live music!

 Incorporating everything you want to see from a live band  draws on influences from Rollin Stones, Bob Seger, CCR, Doobie Brothers, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Hendrix, Stevie Ray, Kenny Lee, Buddy Guy, BB King, Jimmy Page, Santana, Peter Townshend,Doyle Bramhall II, Duane Allmann, Tony Iommi, Charley Patton, Bad Company .Crosby Stills and Nash, Peter Gabriel, Earth Wind & Fire, Nat King Cole,
Lou Rawls, Ella Fitzgerald, Stevie Wonder Eric, Commodores ,Lionel Richie, Led Zeppelin just to name a few.


Performing weekly in local clubs and bordering states of West Virginia”Gritt” Musicians Drummer Merlin Durham working the festival circuit, April the 28th 2018 playing in front of 37,000 attendance Dogwood Arts Festival, Market Square Knoxville Tennessee, June the 7th 2018 Being the Head liner for 6,000 at the Ronceverte River Festival opening day, on June 9th 2018 North East Pennsylvania, Gibson Park for the Gibson Days Festival 2,000 attendance, June 16th 2018 Mountain Heritage Festival Ansted West Virginia. By aligning their unwavering dedication hard work ethic with a with a raw “Gritt”signature sound what else would explain a blossoming career that has “Gritt” at the top for one of the best Rock, Blues, Funk, Metal Bands...


Working Closely with Merlin RMD LLC management creates a unique sound that is fulfilling for that Rebellious”HELL YEA”!! 


“Gritt” is currently working on their New Album Titled “Gritt” Chapter 1 Which will be out sometime in 2019 definitely a band worth watching out for….