Southbound 75 is a high energy Country act with great songs. They have toured from Ohio to Key West and played for thousands of people promoting their Orchard Release, “Tales from the Black Swamp”. They are becoming well known for their national act quality show and radio-friendly singable songs.
Their videos have Premiered on The Country Network, and aired on CMT.com. They have appeared on TV shows such as “Nashville Today” and performed with artists such as Jordan Davis, Bailey Zimmerman, Lainey Wilson and more.
They are quickly becoming the big name in original country music from Nashville to Florida.
In a rare meeting backstage at Cincinnati’s Music Hall, music legend Prince asked Southbound 75 singer-songwriter, Mark Lorenzo, “Do you believe the cream will rise to the top? ” After responding that he did, Prince continued, ” Then you have nothing to worry about.”
It’s pretty rare when more people dance to the originals than the cover songs But that is pretty typical at a Southbound 75 show.
The band has traveled throughout the country including the heart of country music & Nashville, Tennessee, playing the The Ryman Concert Series, Wildhorse Saloon, NBC’s” Today in Nashville” and the famous “Whiskey Jam.” The Southbound guys have been on quite a roll by playing a ton of high-profile shows including; WQYK’S Guitar Pull, The New Country 103.1 Rib Round-Up, The Field Of Dreams Country Festival and have just been booked to play the High Seas Rally Cruise. They have shared show billings with artists such as Bailey Zimmerman, Lainey Wilson, Jordan Davis, Jimmy Allen, Chase Matthews and a ton more.
Southbound 75 is receiving airplay in the U.S. with their latest single, “That Summer” on the syndicated show, “New Country Brew'” and overseas on the X Sussex Country Show and multiple other stations. The song is in the top 20 on the UK Charts.
Currently, they are in the studio with producer Jimmy Ritchie (Jake Owen, Pam Tillis), working on their next release.
Their latest full-length release,”Tales From The Black Swamp,” (The Orchard) was described as, “One of the year’s standout albums.” By Country Music International. Three videos from the album premiered on The Country Network and, “Spilled Champagne” and “Missing Carolina” were both added to CMT.com.
The record’s first single “Spilled Champagne” was featured on CMT’s “The Roundup” playlist on Spotify that includes the week’s biggest releases like Old Dominion, Carrie Underwood & Hardy. It has already received airplay on 50 US Music Row/Indicator/Non-Reporter Stations.
The band is endorsed by Taylor Guitars, Gone Country Hats, Red Monkey Accessories & InTune Guitar Picks, and are currently planning a U.S. Tour in 2024 with Reviver Records artist, Bowman.
Mark Lorenzo / Vocals, Acoustic
Justin Pietrowski / Lead Guitar, Vocals
Nate Smith / Rhythm Guitar, Vocals
Anthony Powell / Drums, Vocals
Vance Eskesen / Bass, Vocals