SexyPigDivas are multi-instrumental husband/wife duo Nick Gregg and Katie Mikita. Their music has been described as “jittery indie pop rock that manically mixes and blends genres.” The SPD concept is two-fold: create an emotional musical experience for the audience and fill the room with sound.
Their newest release, “Gods and Ritual Objects”, takes their listeners to a dreamy world. The album features the duo’s unique use of synthesizers, loop and effects pedals to create a spacey atmosphere driven by groovy, hip-hop drums and piano and guitar melodies.
Stream “Gods & Ritual Objects”: https://soundcloud.com/sexypigdivas/sets/gods-ritual-objects
Download your copy of their previous release, “Robota”: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/sexypigdivas12
“The band’s third album, Gods & Ritual Objects, features crisp synth-pop sounds…twangy guitars that devolve into heavy metal riffage and pounding drums.”– Cleveland Scene Magazine
“It’s winding and mysterious in its execution. Almost like this beautiful world they’ve created has something far more sinister just beginning to peck out. You wait in horror and anticipation for what’s next.” Album Review of Gods & Ritual Objects EP — POW Magazine
“…The band is at its best when delivering jittery indie pop rock that manically mixes and blends genres.” —Cleveland Scene Magazine
“Kent Ohio-based Sexy Pig Divas blindside’s us with a fresh sophisticated new EP in “Robota. ” Driven by a rich base of pretty piano and intimate gritty guitars, songs like “City Life” churn out crafty progressions with a half smidgen of Western Alt-Country using haunting blended harmonies blanketed in vintage reverb.”
“Offering up a few different vocal sounds that are integrated nicely into well-mixed cohesive sound-amalgams; it’s almost impossible to hear the instrumental seams. The spooky classical piano staggered throughout this dense collection of songs really demonstrates the multi-flavored character of the SPD sound. “Robota” is one of those records that doesn’t ask to be liked, and it doesn’t ask if it’s good music; at first listen… it’s evident.” –Jimmyfro podcast
“The group’s diverse sound…makes for wide appeal.” – Cleveland Scene Magazine
“…[T]he Kent-based twosome of Mikita and Gregg, who met as juniors at Boardman High School in 2003, has become the talk of the Northeast Ohio indie-rock scene with their debut effort, “Eating Square Grapes at Circle Pyramids.”– The Vindicator
“‘Eating Square Grapes at Circle Pyramids’ will showcase a cleaner, more polished sound from Sexy Pig Divas. Mikita’s powerful vocals against her eerily, happy, piano-driven songs call up associations with Regina Specktor, Tori Amos and even Björk in some places, while Gregg’s more characteristically progressive rock, shoegaze tunes paired with his Dave Grohlesque vocals round out the genre melangé…Nevertheless, there is a perceivable seriousness to the sound that is likely attributable to the intriguing chemistry between Mikita and Gregg, stemming from the intimate relationship they have with their music and each other.” –Buzzbin Magazine
“They call themselves Sexy Pig Divas and hail from Kent. It was just a really interesting experimental indie low-fi thing…It’s just the kind of band you can really get sucked into. Mesmerizing kind of like a “Dry the Rain” Beta Band head bobbing kind of stuff.” – 52 Weeks of Cleveland
“Gregg and Mikita write all of their own songs together and have since the beginning of their career. They each also bring a wide range of instrumental skills to the songs they write. ”– Daily Kent Stater
“Great two-piece rock ‘n roll!”-Future Vampire Club