Detroit Diesel Power
"I wanna hear it again and again and again" - Iconici Radio
"defiant . . . their level on the Richter scale definitely goes to 11" - Binge Watchers Radio Show
"awesome punk band, good punk roots" - The T and A Morning Show (WXQR-FM, WYAV-FM)
"I'm seeing rave reviews from your performances and your record" - This Week in America
Detroit Diesel Power is an American rock & roll band featuring singer/bassist Regina Zernay, rhythm guitarist/singer Darren Roberts, lead guitarist Brian Wu, and drummer Danita Clark. The band mixes punk, rockabilly, and old school rock & roll for a wild ride that's always a good time. The band's latest EP, "Stupid Fun," is currently available on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon, and CD Baby.
Regina formed the band in 2013, after finishing tours playing bass for Cee Lo Green and Cowboy Mouth. Since then, Detroit Diesel Power has played at venues throughout Los Angeles and surrounding areas, including: the L.A. Coliseum; multiple performances at The Viper Room, Silverlake Lounge, the Double Down in Las Vegas, and the House of Blues Sunset (Main Stage, Foundation Room, and Parish Room); the House of Blues Anaheim (opening for The Ataris); Tio Leo's in San Diego (opening for Red Elvises); the Only in Hollywood Festival; and live radio performances on KXLU 88.9's "LIVATION" (Los Angeles) and KXSC - USC Radio (Los Angeles).
The band's debut EP, "16:16," has received radio airplay across the country, including KJRW (Seattle, WA), WQRM-FM (Washington, DC), WOCM-FM (Ocean City, MD), WXQR-FM (Greenville, NC), WYAV-FM (Myrtle Beach, SC), WCHE-AM (Philadelphia, PA), KNEN-FM (Omaha, NE), This Week in America (National), PPRN (National), The Bobby D. Show (National), Iconici Radio (National), Mulberry Lane (National), Troy's Room (LA Talk Radio), The Tom Bernard Show (MN), and The Jiggy Jaguar Show (KS).
Influences include No Doubt, Blondie, Garbage, Green Day, Paramore, the Stray Cats, the Pretenders, and the Ramones.