Latest Rumor is a kick-ass band from Chicago with roots in Texas - Louisiana and even the Jersey Shore with a mix of high octane blues - Indie Americana and some country thrown in to make the perfect recipe for gettin down on on the dance floor.The core of Latest Rumor is the singer/songwriter team of Rumor, Joey O and Sean De Roches with creative lyrics and guitar licks. Rumor can hold a note like a Momma holds her baby, forever.
The band continues the musical journey with the release of our Debuet Album "Latest Rumor"
“Lead Vocals and Guitar” - “Queen of the Realm” – Moved to London to study music and theater, she is always singing. The checkout clerks at the local shops love it. Her idol is Arwen, "If you want him, come and claim him!" Believes the only constant is change and that goes for the set list too. She is also an accomplished voice and guitar teacher.
Lead/Rhythm Guitarist -Harmonica - Background vocals - Can't play without dark sunglasses on. Favorite line in a song " there is no better place than the right here and now." Has played all over the US and some other forgotten countries. He has been playing since before his wonder years. Trained at the Chicago Conservatory of music and Columbia College. The zebras at Hearst castle, where are they now?
Lead/Rhythm Guitarist and vocals. Trained by some of jazz guitars greatest players. His father is world renowned percussionist Raymond Des Roches. French-Austrian. Loves the sound of music, (rock version). Wants to rule Lichtenstein. Favorite things: wine, woodworking and brown paper packages tied up with string. Has an extensive wardrobe made from curtains. Hands move so fast the fire department must attend every time he plays out.
Percussion: Drummer - The man with the skills! A session drummer from LA. this dude excels with the variety of genres Latest Rumor produces. No easy feat to control this whole band. Nothing fazes him & he is our one man security team!
Bass Player & background vocals -
Jas brings his playing into the starlight & awakens the bass power! Willing to try anything means he trips along with us on the musical spectrum. Has a story for Everything!