Get ready to soak up the laid-back beachy vibes of the Wheeland Brothers, two California surfers who grew up where the concrete meets the sand. The Orange County natives have crafted a sound that combines elements of reggae, acoustic rock, ukulele lullabies, and flip flop hip hop. Their playful pursuit of life invites listeners to join in on the stoke while blending infectious and catchy melodies with honest, down-to-earth lyrics. Their unique sound the perfect accompaniment for beach bonfires, surfing sessions, and embracing the carefree spirit that embodies the coastal lifestyle and their infectious tunes will transport audiences to a place of pure musical bliss in the intimate Abdo New River Room.
Brothers Nate “Frogg” and Travis Wheeland embarked on their musical journey during a life-changing backpacking trip to the beautiful island of Kauai in 2010. Inspired by the waves, the camaraderie of friends, and the allure of distant shores, the Wheeland Brothers burst onto the national music scene with their album Pacific Vibration. They’ve become fan-favorites and mainstays on Sirius XM’s No Shoes Radio as well as Sirius XM’s Radio Margaritaville where their single “Song To The Sun” was the most played song of the summer 2022 and was added to coveted playlists on both Spotify and Amazon.