Hippie Death Cult

Hippie Death Cult has proven to be one of the more exciting hard rock bands to surface in recent years, They have earned a stellar reputation both for live performance and recorded material from fans and critics alike. The Portland, Oregon-based quartet consists of members - Eddie Brnabic, Ben Jackson, Ryan Moore, and Laura Phillips. They began writing and performing in early 2018, but the roots of HDC go much deeper. A stream of musical consciousness swept over guitarist Eddie Brnabic inspiring him to create the band. It would take a few lineup attempts and a little luck to bring the right members together.

Laura Phillips was the first to help solidify the vision. A veteran of the Portland music scene, she not only had the skills necessary to complement Eddie's sound, but she also brought with her drummer Ryan Moore. Ben Jackson was added to the trio and brought to the music his rich voice, textured keyboards, and deep lyricism. With a solid lineup in place, they set out with fierce dedication to rehearse, record, and perform a string of successful live shows securing a deal with Cursed Tongue Records, who released their debut album 111 in 2019.

Shades of Black Sabbath, The Alice Cooper Band, Blizzard Of Ozz, Megadeth, and Soundgarden among others can be traced through Hippie Death Cult's music. At their core, they are true to these roots while being driven to push new ideas. The vibe is both timeless and immediately fresh.

2020 was a productive year for HDC. They completed material for Magnetic Eye Records - Best Of Black Sabbath Compilation, music for the independent film All Gone Wrong, and signed a new record deal with Heavy Psych Sounds Records to release Doom Sessions Vol 5 and their sophomore album release, Circle Of Days, in 2021. There is an intense desire to deliver this new body of work to the people so keep a close watch on Hippie Death Cult's touring schedule.

Past Shows


Aug
15
th
2022
7th St Entry
Aug
15
th
2022
7th St Entry

Sasquatch

with Hippie Death Cult

More Shows

Jan
29
th
Fine Line

Magic City Hippies

with CAPYAC
Oct
31
st
7th St Entry

MADONICA ( Monica LaPlante special Madonna covers set ), General B and the Wiz, and Floodwater Angel

Mar
16
th
Turf Club

Tove Styrke

Dec
3
rd
Fine Line

Whitney

with Squirrel Flower