Gnarly Karma

Gnarly Karma is an Alternative/Indie Rock band from Long Island, NY. Their music is most often associated with that of The Revivalists, Sublime and Mumford & Sons, but their sound is not restricted by genre. Each member brings a wide and varied range of influences to the table, equating to the group's unique style. The band's eclectic blend of genres and spirited live performances has led to a feature in Newsday and a mention in The New York Times. Gnarly Karma has had the honor of playing Great South Bay Music Festival 2018 (supporting Sublime with Rome, Less Than Jake and Dirty Heads), Great South Bay Music Festival 2017 (supporting 311 and The Wailers), The Paramount (supporting Tim Reynolds of Dave Matthews Band), The Wellmont Theater (supporting Edgar Winter and Robbie Krieger of The Doors), SXSW, My Father's Place, Alive After Five, Montauk Music Festival and more.

Mike Renert – Lead Vocals, Rhythm Guitar, Harmonica
"As a singer, I love the reliability of Samson microphones, especially the Q7 mics that we're using now."

Adam Sklar – Lead Guitar
"Samson offers some of the most dependable gear for all musicians. In the studio, I always prefer Samson headphones over any other brand."

Ryan McAdam – Bass
"My drummer and I have been in multiple bands together and have always used Samson PAs. It's no different with Gnarly Karma."

Jarrod Beyer – Drums, Percussion
"I find comfort in using Samson. This keeps me in a creative zone instead of worrying about my gear. Samson just always brings it."

Billy Hanley – Alto/Tenor Saxophone, Keyboard, Backing Vocals
"As a studio owner (Montclair Records), it's my job to ensure that our artists get the best sound they possibly can. Samson gear always allows us to capture that optimal sound."