Pete Hopkins ~ Originally from Seattle, WA., currently resides in Los Angeles, CA., working as a Pop/Alternative Songwriter/Performer. Pete is equally at home in both acoustic and electronic genres. He is currently working on his next release and will be performing selected tracks at Pacific Northwest and West Coast Venues in a solo acoustic format.
Pete was the Grand Prize winner of the world-wide competition "CODE BLUE" - Search for the Next Great Artist, sponsored by www.webceleb.com, Immergent Records, and producer Mikal Blue. Pete has recorded with Mikal at Revolver Studios and has since been asked to write and co-write for his artists.
Hopkins won the international band search sponsored by the Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame "Rock with the Legends." Pete shared the stage with some of rock's most legendary performers such as Cream, Yes, Tower of Power, and Deep Purple, and is now friends and colleagues with some of Rock Royalty's most prestigious names in the business.
Pete was a participant on NBC's "Star Tomorrow with Producer David Foster, and was ranked among the top 5 out of 100 finalists.
Hopkins was a featured artist in the VH1-sponsored promotion "Rock Across America."
Pete’s music has been played on national and international radio stations KISS FM, the BBC, and has been a featured local artist on 103.7 KMTT “The Mountain.” He was also a special guest on the Bob Rivers Show at 102.5 KZOK while in Seattle. Pete’s music is played on many programs and podcasts around the world.
Pete is currently the number one selling artist at www.webceleb.com.
Pete Hopkins music has been placed in releases from Lionsgate Pictures, MTV and ABC networks.
Hopkins performs live at premiere venues all over the west coast including The House of Blues, The Key Club, and The Viper Room in Los Angeles.
Pete has immersed himself in his craft, spending years studying guitar, voice, bass guitar, piano and synth programming, and drums. In addition to his skills as a writer, he is also an accomplished engineer and music producer.
Hopkins is regarded by Fans, Artists, and Music Industry Pros alike as a major talent poised for a lifelong, successful career in music.