After the breakup of the Punkband PIECES OF ANY, SHADES AND ECHOES was founded in 2014 in Neuss, Germany by the talents Alex Brenner (Guitar, Vocals), Nik Wienands (Drums), Marc Bezani (Guitar, Backing Vocals) and Marek Zalewski (Bass). Their music combines powerful chords and melodies with lyrics of gravity and melancholy. With inspirations of california Punkrock, british alternativerock and Melodic Hardcore Elements, SHADES AND ECHOES is emphasizing intense and punchy live perfomances. In February 2015 they released the first 5-Song EP REDAMNTION. The musicvideo of the first Single TALLAHASSEE is following.