Sequoia Rising is Shane Wilson (guitar/ vocals) and Jerry Smith (percussion/ vocals).
As a project, Sequoia Rising writes stories that are set to music in an alt-country/ singer-songwriter style. The duo is currently writing the songs that will comprise their first studio effort.
As a live band, Sequoia Rising puts a premium on entertainment. Shows include improvised songs and a healthy back-and-forth with the audience. Live performances include cover songs in alt-country, rock, hip hop, oldies, and top 40 genres as well as original music all on acoustic guitar and cajon.