About Us

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Who We Are

Rhino Shrine is an Alternative/Indie Rock band based around the Twin Cities. With various influences of Ska, Psych Rock, and Funk throughout the band, this five-piece brings an enthusiastic energy to their music which, when combined with their playful yet informed lyrics results in a powerful sound that will keep you on your feet.

Where We Came From

Space...

RadioK BaseMNt Music

Last March we went down to the U of M's Radio K studios and did an interview while playing some music! Click the picture below to discover where we came from, how we write our music, and why it is we love trail mix so much!

Meet the Band

Gavin Jarl

Lead Vox and Rhythm Guitar

My name is Gavin Odean Jarl. I play guitar and sing for Rhino Shrine. I like making breakfast for friends, my favorite color is green.

 

Bud Hjelmberg

Lead Guitar

My name is Bud and I play guitar. I cannot do cartwheels anymore due to lower back problems, but I'd like be able to again someday.

Adam Trelstad

Keys and Trumpet

My name is Adam Trelstad, I play keyboards and trumpet for Rhino Shrine. Don't tell Gavin, but his breakfasts are usually overcooked...

Martin Corral

Drums

My name is Martin Corral, my favorite food is breakfast food.

Ben Ranney

Bass

My name is Ben Ranney, I play the bass. Waffles over pancakes and just to let you know if you look a camera in the eye it'll steal your soul.