Scorched Waves is an indie rock band based in Stevens Point, WI. Featuring: Tyler Armstrong (Guitar), Al Vuorinen (Bass), Jaren Wojcik (Keyboards & Auxiliary Percussion), Damian Kessler (Drums) and Tiernan Brinkman (Vocals). Scorched Waves have played everywhere from airplane hangars, to universities, to Summerfest. The quintet has comparable sounds to the likes of Arctic Monkeys, The Killers, The Bravery, and The Kooks offering a unique blend of Indie/Alternative Rock, Post Punk, and Pop Punk.
Tiernan, the newest member of Scorched Waves, was born in Kaukauna WI, August 16, 2002. He joined the band during his junior year of high school in January of 2019 . A former athlete in baseball, Tiernan has been singing most of his life which includes choirs and musical theater. He is an outgoing frontman with a phone full of song lyrics.
lead guitar, vocals
Tyler, the founder of Scorched Waves was born in Stevens Point WI, August 16,2002 and shares a birthday with Tiernan. Tyler's love of music started very young at only 6 months old. He began taking guitar lessons at age 6, piano at age 9, and bass at age 12. By age 15 he started forming the band which eventually came to be Scorched Waves. Tyler is currently a music production major at Berklee college of music's online program.
Al was born in Stevens Point WI, January 25th, 2002 and was brought into Scorched Waves July of 2018. Besides playing bass, Al is known for many talents including drawing and painting. She played violin in the school orchestra and can also play mandolin, banjo as well as acoustic guitar.
keyboards, percussion, vocals
Jaren, the hypeman of Scorched Waves was born on June 28th, 2001 in Stevens Point Wi. He joined the band in September of 2018 as a keyboard player. His talent in percussion has also been a unique part of the sound of Scorched Waves. Jaren has been a music lover his whole life but has a hidden talent as a BMX racer.
Damian, the youngest member of Scorched Waves was born in Stevens Point, WI April 19th 2005. Due to his love of music at a very young age, he got his first drum kit when he was only 4 years old. He joined Scorched Waves as an original member in May of 2017. Damian, a former hockey player was also in orchestra as a bass player and even plays occassional guitar with the band.