About the Band

Anger the Ant is:

Don Shearer (Lead Vocals/Guitar)

Justin LeFevre (Bass)

Brian Russo (Drums)

Chris Mikan (Lead Guitar/Vocals)


Anger the Ant is a two-time 97.7 FM Grassy Award winning rock band from Butler, PA. Formed in 2015, the band released their debut album, "The Story of Her (in 100 words or less)" in June of 2016, which received critical acclaim. The debut single from the album, "Drunk on Us", was nominated for and won the 2016 Grassy Award for best local music from 97.7 FM.


In 2017, the band's local popularity continued to grow, opening the 4th of July concert at the Big Butler Fair and headlining the Friday night line up of the Band Jam Grass Roots Music Festival.


They were again nominated for the 2018 Grassy Award for the song "All of Me" from their debut album, and Anger the Ant became the first ever two-time winner of the local music award.


In 2019, ATA was invited to perform with two-time Grammy Nominated, Tonic. Their second album, A Beautiful Thing, was released in 2019.


© 2018 Anger the Ant