phase5 Band


phase5 plays music from all genres with a modern/rock twist. A typical show includes pop, rock, jazz, Motown, soul, and more. phase5 also incorporates a live DJ into each show. They have recorded 2 albums since coming together in December of 2009. The band resides in Tampa, Florida but plays shows across the country. 

Josh Walther grew up on the beaches of Pensacola, FL.  He brings years of recording and performance experience to the band.  Josh was the lead singer of the band McAlyster on MCA Nashville Records. The band reached #1 on Billboard Magazines single sales chart with the song "I Know How The River Feels."  The music video for the single was seen on CMT, GAC, VH1 and the Disney Channel. Josh has worked as a lead vocalist for Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Dollywood. He was also named  "2011 Entertainer of the Year" by Event Solutions Magazine.


Our mission at Avant-Guardian is to be an incubator, producer, and advocate of innovative theatrical and artistic works that blur the lines of genre, push the boundaries of performance and visual installation, and encourage interactivity with artists and their audiences. Collaboration, creativity, and curiosity are the lifeblood of our agency.