White Reaper on Playing Heavy Metal Power Pop Live

Tony Esposito and Hunter Thompson on how their live set is like playing football without pads

White Reaper Interview

White Reaper frontman Tony Esposito and guitarist Hunter Thompson talk with Consequence of Sound Music Editor Erica Campbell at Riptide Music Festival 2019, about coming of age in Louisville’s music scene, how their no-nonsense live set is like “playing football with no pads” and the Big Star parallels behind their debut album title, The World’s Best American Band.

The band recently announced 2020 tour dates in support of their latest album, You Deserve Love. Check out their full itinerary and get tickets to all their shows here.

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Filmed By: André Heizer
Edited By: Perry Froelich
Talent Booker: Lior Phillips


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