grand pepper of reality is both the band and the man Doug Principato, whose talent was born from biting into handfuls of hot peppers as a child. Fusing Psychedelic, Album/Alt. Rock & Folk, songs resonate from the heart for the heart. The band is celebrating their second release, "Songs That Saved My Life." The album's title and songs are a direct result of a true experience.
The band features Jonas Mannon: drums, bells, various percussion, Fritz Sammy: bass, Shosh Vogel: backing vocals, clarinet, guitar & Doug: composer, producer, lead vocals, guitars, mandolin, uke & synthesizers.