Rock band “20 Shades” was founded by frontman James Pergolatti in Tampa Florida in 2010. The band brings a diverse new sound that is a mix of classic metal and modern day Rock, with a positive message.
20 shades’s main genre is Christian rock. And it’s brand name comes from the single “20 shades of Grey” off the Birth album. Since forming, the band released 2 Pergolatti penned demos, “Faith” ,and “Animal” which successfully caught the ear of fans, radio stations, and producers. With in a few months, James Pergolatti was approached By TMG records to record the album “ Birth “ that was released in 2011 under TMG ( Tate music group) records.
20 Shades entered the music scene touring , and opening for bands, W.A.S.P, Stryper, Stephen Pearcy, Ratt , Ted Nugent , Blue Oyster cult and went on a 20 date tour of the US and Canada with LA Gunns in 2011.