Dustin Smith and the Daydreamers are a unique blend of Rock, Funk, Jam, Prog, and Reggae from Dayton, OH that delivers a high-energy performance of infectious music that is virtually guaranteed to create a meaningful experience and get people moving. They individually bring together eclectic styles of influences ranging from Pink Floyd, Neil Young, The Beatles, Grateful Dead, CAKE, Ween, Primus, Peter Gabriel, and Frank Zappa to create a new type of sound with distinctiveness, as well as familiarity.
Releasing their debut album 'Mind Blown' in June of 2016, they have toured in support of the release in the Midwest/South and performed with notable acts, including Living Colour, Papadosio, Dopapod, The Werks, Tropidelic, ekoostik hookah, and Mike Love. They have performed at many regional festivals, including The Werkout, Hookahville, Birds of a Feather, Pyro, Willy Town, Maydaze, and Sacred Harvest, as well as host their own music festival Ohio Dreamfest.The band consists of Dustin Smith (Vocals, Guitar, Percussion), Ethan Miller (Guitar, Vocals), Taylor Long (Keyboards, Mandolin), and Eric Johnson (Chapman Stick, Bass, Vocals), and Chris Bro (Drums, Vocals).
They are currently working on their sophomore album entitled 'Breakthrough', which is the culmination of new material and growth, set to be released in the near future.