Artist Management

David Eselgroth (vocals/guitar), Sam Gordon (Drums), Jake Floyd (Bass)

THE  ORPHAN  THE  POET are based  out  of  Columbus,  OH.  The  threesome  come  bearing  their  intense  brand  of  take-it-or-leave-it  alt  rock,  full  of  singalong  hooks  and  charging  guitars.  Making  their  major  music  festival  debut  at  Firefly  Music  Festival  2017,  The  Orphan  The  Poet  have  been  rapidly  gaining  fans  thanks  to  their  captivating  live  show.  After  gaining  the  attention  of  SiriusXM’s  Alt  Nation  and  hitting  terrestrial  alternative  radio  around  the  country,  the  band  hit  this  year  hard  with  the  new  track,  “Money.”

The last track, “Still Buzzin” got spun on WEBN-F2 (484 spins), WWCD (225 spins), and caught the attention of SiriusXM’s Alt Nation, WBZT, WRDA, KCJK, WOLT, WRFF, KTBZ, WSFS, WWYY, KPOI, WKQX, WWDC, KFRR, KRBZ and WBTZ.

THE ORPHAN THE POET has recently been topping playlists like Spotify’s The New Alt and It’s ALT Good, Apple Music’s Breaking Alternative, and Youtube’s Alternative Hot List!


The newest single from the band, following the release of “Still Buzzing”. Co-written and produced by multi-platinum producer Matt Squire (Panic! at the Disco, 3OH!3, Boys Like Girls, All Time Low, Ariana Grande). “Money” can be found topping Spotify playlists like the New ALT and New Noise with artists like Twenty One Pilots and Walk the Moon.