Based in Philadelphia, E.J. Simpson is a several instrumentalist who not only fronts his all original You Purple Virgin band, he also performs his unique, hilarious and inspired solo interpretation of the beloved of Jesus Christ Superstar every spring, and has brought this performance all over the country for the past 17 years. This year’s single performance date is April 21 in South Philadelphia Old Swedes.
He can also be seen on stage is all over the Philly and New York areas, most notably with the legendary legacy, Philadelphia band Beru Revue and with Boris Garcia. He leads a number of tribute performances including David Bowie, (4lads’ Insane), Grateful Dead, (No Fire on The Mountain), Sergeant Pepper (in full costume regalia), Johnny Cash Night, The Monkees and more.
E.J. sings and plays, bass, guitar, mandolin, mandola, ukulele, bandorria, the gong, organ, piano, percussion as well as teaches. He sings on stages and clubs, theaters, bars, temples, churches, rooms, studios, and showers.
Up next for E.J. will be the follow up album to Fabulous Fantasy – a long awaited “December” themed album, his covers release and an adaptation of a Mark twain piece with orchestration and ballet.
Don’t Miss EJ Simpson Live!
April 21st Jesus Christ Superstar: One Man Twelve Guitars Old Swedes Church
May 5th You Purple Virgin A Fabulous Fantasy Celebration The Fallser Club