«sovereign citizen» - biography, albums, songs, video clips

Sovereign Citizen is an acoustic based blend of melodic hooks, primal roots and driving beats. A prolific songwriting band with seven records in seventeen months, Sovereign Citizen bridges a number of musical genres with dynamic, thought provoking music and lyrics.

The band has experience playing some of the biggest stages in the Northwest including giant festivals, arenas and high profile clubs like the Knitting Factory, The Bing Crosby Theater and many others. The band has also received national television exposure and consistent international radio airplay.

This group of exceptional musicians is highly motivated and dedicated to their growing number of fans across the US and Europe. With experience playing 50+ shows a year to crowds from tens of thousands to intimate theaters and clubs, Sovereign Citizen is professional and above all, excellent at what they do; entertain.

Sovereign Citizen is a uniquely independent band on their own independent label (World Citizen Records) which is led by Sovereign Citizen frontman and radio personality ZAQ Flanary and his wife Monique Flanary. The organization behind Sovereign Citizen produces their own unique videos, publications, album production and world class promotional materials, graphic design and stage show.


ZAQ Flanary - vocals/guitar

Jake Evans - guitar

Scott Pate - drums

Doug Hiatt - guitar

Monique Flanary - vocals


Hour of the Time - EP (2009)

Empire of the Sun - EP (2009)

Cryptocracy - EP (2009)

Lo-Fi Manifesto - LP (2010)

Warnings & Symbols - LP (2010)

Luna - LP (2010)

Sovereign Citizen has streaming audio for for various tracks on all albums and receives weekly airplay on KYRS LP Spokane.