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The teenage members of Stems describe their sound as “prog-hop” – a fusion of progressive rock and hip-hop, with some elements of jazz thrown in. Having formed as part of a high-school project, the group is still making music together as they start to pursue post-high school paths. Featuring Kendall Martin (vocals), Mickey Shuman (guitar), Dante Montoto (bass) and Zach Pennington (drums), Stems is the latest local music act to join us in the WOSU studios to perform the title track off their first album, Out of Fear.

Read our interview with the members of Stems here.