The CMJ Music Marathon is one of the world’s most important platforms for the discovery of new music and Prehab is proud to announce the band has been selected out of 1000’s of bands to perform at the prestigious CMJ event in New York, October 21-25.
For five nonstop days and nights, CMJ features over 1,400 live performances in more than 80 of New York City’s greatest nightclubs and theaters. The 34th annual CMJ Music Marathon will feature more than 1,300 artists performing in over 80 of New York City’s greatest music venues.
Since its inception in 1981 CMJ has been a springboard for the best new music talent from all over the world. The event is recognized for discovering music’s future superstars, years before their commercial breakthroughs. Past performers include; Arcade Fire, Feist, Justice, M.I.A., Spoon, Gotye, MGMT, Daft Punk, Eminem, R.E.M, The Killers, Modest Mouse, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Green Day, HAIM, Icona Pop and more.
Prehab consists of brothers Chris Kay on vocals and guitar and Jason Kay on lead guitar with Chris Cantu on bass and Phillip Rhodes on drums. The group has a new project in the works and has lined up Owen Morris to produce the bands follow up to “I Have Not Been Completely Honest” this fall at Sonic Ranch Studios in Texas. “ This is a great year for Prehab, to be able to play the CMJ event and have someone of Owen’s caliber agree to help us make the next record.” said Bass player Chris Cantu. The band looks to release the record in the beginning of 2015.