A Troop of Echoes

Muscular bass. Agile saxophone. Propulsive drums. Lithe guitar. In a music scene where many bands claim almost-divine levels of inspiration and originality (while still all sounding curiously alike), A Troop of Echoes shelves the self- important melodrama and delivers finely-crafted rock songs with addictive melodies, informed by exploratory harmony and the noisy experimentalism of Providence, RI

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“…(a) hybrid of post-rock/free jazz/and sundry avant-garde… (A Troop of Echoes) enjoys melting minds with squalls of noise set against lush textures and skronking improv.” -Bob Gulla Providence Phoenix

“As the head of local avant-electro/punk/jazz quartet A Troop of Echoes, Peter Gilli wields his saxophone onstage like a musical bludgeon: fierce, aggressive, precise, and uncompromising. “ -Christopher Curley Interrobang Magazine

“…(a) proggy blend of modern indie rock and jazzy elements like A Love Supreme-style sax and skittering drums… Your mind will simultaneously be blown and sucked through some magic neon paper towel roll/funnel/jazz-tube, thing.” -Eric Smith Providence Daily Dose

“...the band create tension between Gilli’s agile saxophone melodies and Moriarty’s disciplined drumming

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Primary Instrument



North Kingstown, RI

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced



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