About the artist
Coral Thief has been the featured band for publications such as The Pier, Jam's Space, Audimated Blog, Music without Labels and EdgeOnAir.com for the best of Chicago's unsigned music web radio station. The band has also had multiple televised performances on PBS's "303 All Access" show and Ford Motor Companies "Gimme The Gig" national semi-finals. Sharing the stage with several national acts such as Collie Buddz, New Kingston, The Supervillans, Mike Pinto, Fortunate Youth, Seedless, Fayuca, Mystic Roots, Yoni and many more.
Composed of Singer/Songwriter/Producer David Baty, Guitarist/Songwriter Chris Howells, Bassist/Reef Studios owner Justin Crane, Percussionist/Keys/Graphic Design Troy Hite, and Drummer Tommy Gujda all have been in the Reggae Rock scene for many years and bring their own unique style to the table. You can hear elements of different musical backgrounds combining together for the mutual love and respect of the Reggae Rock genre to form what is known as Coral Thief.