Explosive, energetic and entertaining, Matt Groopie and the Bandits are a 4 piece rock and roll band from York Region, Ontario. Their unique blend of blues infused rock and roll with pop sensibilities and powerful stage performances always leaves the audience wanting more.
Featuring Toronto music scene alumnists Matt Groopie (The Groopies, King Beez, The Mutaneers), Mark "Pez" Pezzelato (The Heatskores, BS101, Vanek), Mikey Bandit (Vanek) and fresh faced Adam Bandit, it's safe to say these guys are an extremely musically proficient lineup and are GUARANTEED to cure your craving for some good ole' rock and roll!
As a band, they have just completed a follow up album to Matt Groopie's solo debut Smoke Signals. The Bandits debut album was released in January 2011.
Band MembersMatt Groopie - Vox, Guitar, Harmonica
Adam Bandit - Guitar, Vox
Pez - Drums, Vox
Mikey Bandit - Bass