No Sin in Eden (NSIE)....
The core of NSIE is an indie pop rock band fronted by Mandy with Joe (Guitar), Jim (Bass) and Jason (Drums/Percussion).
In 2014 Mandy and Joe formed NSIE to perform at the annual back yard bash called the "Ned Bash". NSIE opened the performances the last 3 years of the event (On a 10 acre farm in Monroe Michigan which was held annually for 20 years). Showcasing several local bands the event averaged more than 300 people including many local bar and music venue owners. After their first performance on stage in 2014 they were invited to perform at 2 local bars. NSIE has close to 200 shows under their belt. Performing at small venues like "The Crazy Wisdom Tea Room" in Ann Arbor Mi. and more than 30 performances split between "The Plymouth Coffee Bean Company" in Plymouth Mi. and "The Biddle Blend" coffee house in Wyandotte, Mi. NSIE has also performed at the "Carrigan Cafe" in Saline, Mi., "Dirty Spyder" bar & grill in Taylor Mi., The Black Fire Winery in Tecumseh Mi., and on the cultural stage at the "Michigan State Fair". NSIE was also the opening act at the "Craft Beer" event held by Wayne County Community College, as well as playing the main stage at the "Milan Festival Series Songwriters Festival".
NSIE finished off 2017 by headlining the Saturday performances at the Trenton, Michigan's "Scarecrow Fest" and Tecumseh, Michigan's "Apple-umpkin Fest".
Check out our current performance schedule (under "Tour Dates") to see up coming shows.
NSIE is the 2018 Josie Music Award winner for "Pop/ Contemporary Group of the Year" and 2018 "Group of the Year" for Indie Star Radio.
2019 will find No Sin In Eden in the studio, recording their EP.
No Sin in Eden
Mandy - Vocals/songwriter
Joe - Guitar/songwriter
Jim - Bass
Jason - Percussion/ Drums
NSIE has a few different musicians filling in supporting roles from time to time. Including Devon Benbow, Rick Moore, Dan Maynard, and Michael Rozich on bass guitar. Stuart Benbow, Devon Benbow, and Michael Rozich on lead/rhythm guitar, and Jill Elinor on harmonies.
Our performance resume' includes playing the main stage at the "Michigan State Fair" as part of the superstar contest in 2016, playing the cultural stage in 2017 and 2018 as part of the state fair performance line up. Opening as well as headlining at the "Plymouth Coffee Bean Company" in Plymouth Michigan and also at "Biddle Blend" coffee house in Wyandotte, Michigan. Participated in the annual "Ned Bash" farm party in Monroe Michigan 3 consecutive years opening for several well known local "cover/bar bands" and performed in front of crowds typically larger than 300 people. We also opened in a packed house for the local cover band "Crossroad Kerosene" at the "Dirty Spyder" bar and grill in Taylor, Michigan. In Milan Michigan we performed on the "Tolan Square Stage" 4 times as part of the downtown "3rd Thursdays Summer Fest series" and also played the main stage at the "Singer Songwriter Festival". We performed at the Black Fire Winery opening for local cover band "The Mighty Rhythm Bandits". We also headlined the Saturday performances on the main stage at the Scarecrow Festival in Trenton Michigan as well as headlining the Saturday performances at the Apple-umpkin Festival in Tecumseh Michigan. As well being the opening act at the 2017 and 2018 "Craft Beer Fest" at Wayne County Community College District.
Our performance resume'
- Michigan State Fair - main stage 2016
- Michigan State Fair - Cultural Stage 2017 and 2018
- The Plymouth Coffee Bean Company 2013 through 2018 (10+ shows)
- The Biddle Blend Coffee House 2015 through 2017 (30+ shows)
- The Carrigan Cafe' Coffee House 2016
- The Black Fire Winery 2017
- The Rockery 2016
- The Appleumpkin Festival - Main Stage 2017 and 2018
- The Scarecrow Festival - Main Stage 2017
- The Dirty Spyder Bar & Grill - 2016
- Ned Bash - Main Stage - 2013, 2014, and 2015
- Milan Michigan 3rd Thursdays - Tolan Square Stage 2017
- Milan Michigan Singer/Songwriter Festival - Main Stage 2017
- Wayne County Community College "Craft Beer Festival" - Main Stage 2017 and 2018
- Monroe County Fair - 2018