Elijah Newman & The SideEffects
Elijah Newman is a singer/songwriter/producer/engineer hailing from Nashville, TN. Newman began his career as an artist in the Punk/Hardcore scene at the early age of 14. In his early years, Newman played countless basements, garages, and local watering holes across the US. These hard Knox years fostered Newman’s passion for live music. And it was in that artistic community, Newman developed his love of songwriting. Now 25, Newman has released two Full Length Solo Albums- 2010- “Singing Summer,” and the 2013 release “Against The Tide.” His album “Against The Tide” saw commercial success, yielding multiple sync placements on CBS’s hit television series “Elementary,” and a feature with NoiseTrade, a popular tribe building Platform. In 2016, Newman released a self-titled EP- “The SideEffects,” with his newly formed band. Newman recruited Aaron Porter on guitar (needtobreathe, Emily Ann Roberts- The Voice, Will Carter). Chris “The Animal” Potocik (Backup Planet, Fairview Union, The Invocation) Newman’s long time friend, orchestrator, and drummer also joined The SideEffects. Elijah Newman & The SideEffects bring an aggressive live show, packed with crowd sing alongs, anthemic rock songs, and hooky choruses. Elijah Newman & The SideEffects released a new EP titled “All I Found (Was A Ghost) in 2017 with Wiretap Records.