GENRE: Original pop rock.
FM Pilots are an original pop rock band based in Tulsa, OK. The band features Nick Whitaker on lead vocals and rhythm guitar, Josh Kephart on lead guitar and vocals, Cody David on bass, and Joe Black on drums. They can play 2-hour shows as a full band and Nick and Josh can play another 2 hours acoustic, if needed.
The band formed in 2010 and an increasing buzz has landed them spots on the Vans Warped Tour, showcases during SXSW in Austin, TX in 2011, 2012 & 2013, the Chevy Bricktown Showcase in 2011 and 2013, and the Blue Rose Riverfest in 2012. In the Tulsa market, they have gained attention from 97.5fm KMOD, 106.9fm KHITS, KTUL-tv Ch.8, CW-tv Ch.12/19, KOTV Ch.6, KWTV Ch.9, FOX-tv Ch.23, Urban Tulsa Weekly and have also been promoted heavily by Z-104.5fm The Edge on their 2010, 2011 & 2012 Homegroan CD. You can find FM Pilots at all major digital retailers such as iTunes, Amazon and Rhapsody.
In 2012, the FM Pilots played the Corndog Classic 5K sponsored by the Tulsa State Fair, and then headlined the main stage during the Fair at the Edge Homegroan Showcase.