Comprised of an all-star lineup from some of the world's most successful acts, ELVIS Monroe is an eclectic mix of country, classic americana, and modern flavors woven together to tell stories about friendship, love, and sacrifice.
ELVIS MONROE features talented musicians from hugely successful bands including multi-platinum recording artists Lifehouse / Savage Garden and Paperback Hero.
Lead singer Bryan Hopkins (Paperback Hero), lead guitarist Ben Carey (Lifehouse / Savage Garden) are ELVIS Monroe.
The band was forged on friendships and they are always ready to perform no matter where they find themselves. In fact they performed for just the wife and crew of a shop who fixed their bus while on their recent tour with 3 Doors Down!
“She was freaking out because she found out we were at the shop, so we told her to come down for a private show. You know us man, we are ready to play anywhere at anytime, the music just flows through us." --lead singer Bryan Hopkins.
We are proud to introduce our new ELVIS Monroe merchandise lineup! We have high quality, ultra premium shirts, tanks, hoodies, and baseball shirts for men and of course the ladies! We offer a wide variety of styles and sizes. Click the link below to start shopping!
“Backyard Family BBQ”
Without further ado, we are wicked proud to show you our new video for "Backyard Family BBQ" directed by David Pichette! We hope you enjoy it, don't forget to sub to our youtube channel so you can see all new videos the second they are released.
Thank you to our director David Pichette of Main Stage Multimedia and everyone who played a huge part of making this a massive success.
We are amped to hit some awesome venues this summer, if you can make it to any of the shows we'd love to see y'all!
ELVIS Monroe Backyard Country BBQ/w Brett Young, Jerrod Niemann, A Thousand Horses and Trick Pony
Eddie's Sports Bar
Wednesday, June 27th @ 5pm
ELVIS Monroe with Lifehouse
M Resort Spa & Casino
Friday, July 20th @ 6pm - 11pm
Las Vegas, NV
Fundraiser for ALS /w Cappello Heavy Transport|
Gday there guys n gals, we wanted to share a lil bit of us - ELVIS Monroe - BEN n Bryan - B n B - from the inside out. Although every song we write and perform is personal to us in so many ways, this song - THE FIGHT - is extra special to the both of us...
We were so so soooo Lucky on the eve of October 1, 2017 to survive the shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Fest in Las Vegas. This event was literally life changing for so Many. Horrific and devastating to say the least ... 58 people lost their lives that night and over 700 injured 😥
We were lucky! We survived! We made it out! Something we will remember and carry with us everyday of our lives moving forward...
In the aftermath of such a life altering event we finished a song - a song that has to be heard - a song that we hope can help others heal - as it did for us - help us heal (not forget) - help us stand strong - stand as one - stand up and fight!
Have the courage and strength that it takes to do so - in the wake of crippling circumstances...
Whateva your fight is , Whateva your struggle , Whateva hurt you are faced with - know you are not alone and together we can link arms and stand strong - stand strong as a community , stand strong as a family - stand strong as an individual - Love WILL WIN in the end !!
From us, B n B, we truly hope you find some inspiration in this song that means so much to us.... For the 58 who were not as lucky as we were. For their families and friends and lives they touched - this goes out to you!!! 🖤
A special thanks to Chuck Cappello, Brian Claypool, Randy Lester, Kevin Harold, Adrian Patrick and the Man upstairs for your contributions to this song.
Without further ado here is a LIVE performance of “The Fight” from recent tour with 3 Doors Down.
Vegas Rat Rods!
Here's a special, behind the scenes look at the making of Blue Collar Man!
Blue Collar Man
Colors That we Fly
“Rebel” BPJ Tour!
“Take We Back” BPJ Tour!
Why ELVIS Monroe?
Some people ask us how we came up with the name ELVIS Monroe, no it's not a mashup of our names. Matt Nelson, the son of Ricky Nelson from the popular 90s band Nelson, gave us the name. He named us ELVIS Monroe as a tribute to Elvis Presley and Marilyn Monroe who were both cultural icons that blazed their own trail and left legacies that will last for generations! EM is a nod to their unique talents, contributions to music, and just overall wicked awesomeness.
“The music speaks for itself. I like to call it Americana pop, it’s done with an acoustic kind of tinge, but it rocks!” --lead guitarist Ben Carey.
In this video we made a special stop at Sun Records in Memphis, Tennessee, the birthplace of legendary musical careers including Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash. It meant a lot for us to see ELVIS Monroe branded on #shelby at Sun Records, as a way of paying our respects to some of the greatest musicians to ever live.
Back Porch Jam!
We wanted to take a few minutes and post about our amazing experience on the #BackPorchJam tour with 3 Doors Down.
Ever since the tour began back in January in So Cal the time has FLOWN by, everything has just been a whirlwind of excitement, fun, awe, music, travel and so much more, at times it was near impossible to not believe that it wasn't all a dream.
We want to thank everyone who made this tour a huge success for EM. Thanks to 3 Doors Down for seeing our potential and asking us to tour with them. We couldn't have toured with a better bunch of guys and crew, we look forward to future gigs with them! We learned so much.
We want to thank Cappello Heavy Transport and Chuck “Hollywood” Cappello. Chuck is our partner and a brother to us, and without his support this tour would have been a no-go from the start. “Shelby” has been our home on wheels and has been an awesome bus that took us from Coast to Coast and everywhere in between. Thanks Chuck, you have no idea how much your support means.
We want to thank the EM crew for their unending support. Y’all were Wicked Amazing.
Last but certainly not least, we want to thank you, our fans and he new #ELVISMonroeMafia fans we made along the way! Every show we played, you were AMAZING. You each brought a positive vibe that brought out the best in us, and for that we are extremely grateful. We look forward to making music and growing with each of ya'll down the road, thank you for your support!
Special thanks to Cappello Heavy Transport for providing us “Shelby” to ride around in for our Back Porch Jam tour! Our friend and brother from another mother Chuck owns CHT located in Shrewsbury, Mass.
CHT specializes in transportation of oversized construction equipment, cranes, and generators. They also offers comprehensive knowledge and service - as required by the Federal Motor Carrier Service Administration. So if you need something BIG hauled, hit up our man Chuck, he will give you a good deal!
Thanks again Chuck, and Cappello Heavy Transport for helping us make our dreams come true, “Shelby” rocks!
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