3 woman + 13 instruments + rich “honeyed” vocals and “mesmerizing" vocal harmonies – "The BeeKeepers are the best buzz in town."
Winners of the May 2017 Akademia Music Awards for Best Folk/Singer-Songwriter EP, Amanda “Mandy” Sullivan, Sylvie Abate and Phred Mileski “display dense and diverse instrumental ability”" on guitar, classical guitar, bass, u-bass, merlin, banjo, mandolin, psaltery, accordion, organ, piano, hand-percussion, and ukulele.
Billed as alternative folk music, The BeeKeepers amalgamate a variety of stylistic flavors into their sound, including folk, pop, The BeeKeepers"Stylistically, alt rock, bluegrass and blues. This blending of genres, along with gorgeously tight vocal harmonies, results in a hearing-secret-harmonies effluvium that goes beyond delightful and enters the realm of fabulous." (The Huffington Post)
With over 42,000 song plays on ReverbNation, The BeeKeepers are the #1 ranked indie group in Connecticut and the region, averaging 2500 plays a week. Their songs have been heard on over 70 radio stations across the United States. BeeKeeper Songwriter Sylvie Abate has synch licenses with several major networks including ETV! Network, the A & E Network, Oxygen, The Discovery Network, TLC Network, and VH1. Her songs have been licensed for several TV programs including Total Divas, Born This Way, Bunim Marray The Real World, Keeping up with the Kardashians, Dash Dolls, Bad Girls Club, I AM CAIT, Total Bellas, Tough Love, Road Rules, and Extreme Challenge as well as a three-year Multi-Sync License with Rudge Vision Films. The BeeKeepers video of “Indecision” has been picked up by Bongo Boy TV and will air nationally on 66 channels to 17 million viewers.