Orion was formed in an Orange County garage in 2008 by Geoff Prather (Lead Vocals/Guitar) and Kristopher Riggs (Drums), during a jam session among friends. Geoff and Kris had never met before that day, but all it took was 20 minutes of playing together to decided that what just happened needed to be recorded and shown to as many people as possible.

From that day, Orion’s goal has been to perform in front of large audiences and demonstrate the high level of energy they bring to the stage. Orion was later completed by Jon Scarpa (Lead Guitar/Keyboard) and Matt Jordan (Bass/Vocals), both adding the final pieces that were needed to take the band to the next level.

All songs are now a joint creation within the band, each member adding their own sound, style and influences to the creative process. Orion’s first record was released on iTunes in 2010 titled “Things to Come” and their EP “Silhouettes” is now available on iTunes and other online retailers. To date, Orion have played shows in Hollywood, Santa Monica and all around their home, Orange County.

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About the Author

Eddie Booze

Eddie Booze has been writing, singing, & playing for & with a few of so-cals bands throughout the last 10 years. He has the unique ability to span or even blend genres using an array of forums to do so. He currently writes & sings for the high energy modern/classic rock/original; The Booze Band. he has also produced Hip-Hop tracks for Long Beach's own J.H.S. Eddie's past projects include but are not limited to: Hard 90, 8 count, Halfton, Mr. Knowitall & more. Eddie also has a full length Christmas Album available for sale all over the internet including itunes & Amazon for this & future holiday seasons. At the moment he is shopping multiple record labels & holding meetings with heads of entertainment in Music & Cinema alike. Eddie has just completed scoring his first 2 films this year. Dysfunctional Friends starring Megan Good & Football star Terrell Owens was released in theaters in February of this year. Eddie has also executive produced & scored the P.O.V. film The Lost Coast Tapes which has already sold in the UK, France, Japan, & Russian territories will also be releasing this year in the U.S. as well. Eddie is taking on 2 more films as of now & a television show that is scheduled to start in Mar of 2012. He is excited to be getting underway with it all.
Bio by: Sobukwe Ramsey.

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