Alternative, Indie, Rock
Seattle, Chicago, Virginia Beach
The Quills present a poignant examination of our world through an eclectic, Alternative Rock sound with influences from Soul, R&B and Funk. The group leaves no stone unturned with lyrics that range from the deeply profound, to the socially conscious, to the downright ridiculous.
Gus Reeves is a Seattle based composer and vocalist who, with lyricist C’Quil, is the creative backbone of The Quills. Also contributing lead vocals and guitar, Gus’s musical architecture provides the basis for The Quills collaboration.
Ryan Behling, a seasoned touring musician and composer originally from Chicago, plays keyboards, bass, lead and backing vocals. His production work helps define the sound of The Quills.
Ernie Adams is a world-renowned percussionist and Professor of Jazz at the University of Illinois, contributing drive and energy with his versatile percussion skills.
C’Quil, based in Virginia Beach, provides original lyrics.