As all bands, they started out as a cover band and have grown into what they feel is their true original sound. Stairwell is comprised of: Fred Watkins on bass, Shawn Pierce on drums, Jamie Rawls on rhythm/lead, Jason Lawings on rhythm/lead and Jeremy Monette on lead vocals. Stairwell pulls from all scopes of music: Alternative, Pop, Rock, 80's hair metal, Stairwell’s originals are a true testament to who they are. Since forming in 2006, they have strived to get their music heard by listeners everywhere. Stairwell released there first national sound quality album on Sept 24, 2010. Their sophomore album “Undermining the Silver Lining” was released September 19, 2014 showing a very wide range of musicality. They have opened for several national acts such as Collective Soul, Saving Abel, Nonpoint, Gemini Syndrome, Fuel, Jerrod Neimman, Framing Hanley, Blackberry Smoke, & Parmalee. Stairwell has toured all over North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina and is broadening their horizon everyday. Stairwell has performed in numerous cities and for numerous benefits. They have also been featured and had their music played for several stations across North Carolina. From Rock 105.5 WXQR on the coast to 99.5 WXNR in eastern NC. They have also done several acoustic “in-house” shows for these stations and local college radio.