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..."The band is totally killing it."



The ultimate classic progressive rock cover act

If you are a music lover looking for the ultimate progressive rock experience, look no further! Bypass Off pays tribute to the greatest progressive rock groups in history. Bringing the style, sound, and spirit of groups like Genesis, Yes, Pink Floyd, Rush, Frank Zappa, U.K, Peter Gabriel, Guthrie Govan, etc. to life is their goal. Their musicianship is exceptional, evident in the effortless recreation of some of the most difficult and interesting music in rock history. These are some of the best rock musicians anywhere. Together, they have decades of deep professional experience in everything from rock, jazz, classical, and various world music. Enjoy browsing their preview videos! These song teasers will leave you wanting to experience them live and in person at their next show!

The Band

Sim Bansal: Lead Vocal and Guitar

Olivia Brown: Bass and Vocal

Dave O'Neill: Drums and Vocal

Bob Shields: Guitars

Dave Thierry: Keyboards


Bypass Off

Bypass Off


Upcoming Events

  • Bypass off Live
    Thu, Jul 16
    Linsmore Tavern
    Jul 16, 2020, 8:00 p.m.
    Linsmore Tavern, 1298 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON M4J 1M6, Canada
    A tribute night to classic progressive rock featuring Bypass Off. Listen to the music of Genesis, Yes, Pink Floyd, King Crimson, Frank Zappa, Kate Bush, E.L.P, Rush, & more! No Cover!!
  • Bypass Off Band Live
    Fri, Apr 17
    Rhythm And Brews Brewing Company
    Apr 17, 2020, 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
    Rhythm And Brews Brewing Company, 1000 Bishop St N Unit 10, Cambridge, ON N3H 4V7, Canada
    Bypass Off will be playing progressive rock classics from bands like Genesis, Rush, Zappa, Yes, Guthrie Govan, Pink Floyd, etc.!
  • Bypass Off band celebrates classic prog rock!
    Mar 28, 2020, 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    The Pearl Company, 16 Steven St, Hamilton, ON L8L 5N3, Canada
    Join us for an evening of the music of Genesis, Pink Floyd, Kate Bush, Frank Zappa, Yes, King Crimson, Rush, etc.