Band of the Week: Shania Pain


  • Dani Jalali

Welcome back to the return of "Band of the Week." Every week, we are going to highlight a local band. A good local band. This week, we're pleased to bring you Shania Pain.

Shania Pain is playing Uncle Lou's on Sunday, Oct. 23 with JE Double F, Deadmeat, and Acid Baptism.

Just the facts:
Who's in the band?
Andrea Knight
: Jason does vocals with a loop pedal. I play guitar, synthesizers, and a groove box.
Jason Kimmins: I don’t do anything.

When did the band form?
Andrea: We started the band at a house show this year on February 6. Jason was messing around on drums and I was on vocals. We sounded great together. I asked Jason if he wanted to start a band where we don’t practice and just played shows. He agreed. Later on that night, I went to Spacebar and told my friend about my new band and he asked if we can play a house show.

Currently available releases: Demo

Website: Facebook and @Shaniapain at most other social platforms.

Upcoming shows:

  • October 23rd at Uncle Lou’s
  • November 27th at Spacebar

Describe your sound in five words:

Jason: la, lala, hahahahah, la, yes

Six questions:
What has been your most memorable show so far?
Jason: every

Which local band is your favorite one to play a show with?
Jason: Deff... Bubble Boys because the lead guy dani is really cute tryna get up in th@ if u know what i am saying..,......... (sexually)

What description gets used for your band that you would most
like to correct people on? Why?
Jason: “good”

What’s your favorite thing about being an Orlando band?
Andrea: I love the diverse music community.
Jason: buncha cool ppl

What’s your least favorite?
Andrea: There is not a lot of DIY space.
Jason: Buncha dumb ppl

Any big news to share?
Andrea is pregnant
Andrea: I’m not pregnant

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