Greg McKay-Lead Vocals/Guitar-Greg has been a lead vocalist and guitarist since the age of 12 with over 30 years of experience. Starting with private lessons, he continued with formal training in Music Theory from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA. At Pepperdine his band was hired to play events on and off campus. With a look and feel of Bon Jovi, Greg has been the front man for many LA/OC bands and has shared the age with with some of the best touring professional musicians for years! Career highlights include performing with members of Alice Cooper, Gwen Stefani, Great White, Slash/GnR, Edgar Winter Band, Survivor, Santana, Billy Idol, Kiss, Loggins and Messina....the list goes on and on! Greg has been headlining the Southern California and Nevada concert, festival and casino circuit for years. Greg always brings a contagious energy to every show keeping the party going!
Eric Dover-Lead Vocals/Lead Guitar (Slash, Alice Cooper, Jellyfish)-Eric began playing guitar when he was 11 years old and has shared the stage with everyone from Eddie Van Halen to Slash of GnR, Alice Cooper and too many others to name. Eric is one of the most respected and in-demand professional vocalists and guitarists from the LA area!. As lead vocalist for the first solo album by Slash of Guns N' Roses and selected to be his vocal follow up to Axle Rose, what more can we say! Dover recorded vocals on the Slash's Snakepit album and co-wrote the all the songs including the hits "Good to Be Alive" and "beggars and Hangers On". Eric has toured all over the world playing mega-venues such as Madison Square Garden with both Slash's Snakepit and Alice Cooper. Eric joined Alice Cooper's band for the Brutal Planet tour and spent years on tour with him as well as writing and recording many songs with him including hits on "The Eyes of Alice Cooper". Eric has been on the Jon Stuart Show, David Letterman, etc... Eric then went on to frequently appear with other members of Cooper's band as Glamnation. The debut album "Stranger Than Fiction" was released by Sextus in 2008 on Dramapants Records and the second record "Devil Angel" was released in October, 2010. Currently, Dover fronts his band Sextus and just inside a new album. He tours and plays in projects with members of Quite Riot, Kiss, Edgar Winter Band, Foreigner, AC/DC, GnR, etc... and of course World Tour!
KOko Powell-Bass Guitar/Lead Vocals (Edgar Winter Band, Spencer Davis Group)-Koko currently tours nationally and internationally with The Edgar Winter Band who most recently opened for the Deep Purple/Alice Cooper Long Goodbye Tour. Born in Los Angeles, kOko has been creating music since two years of age. He began his career in Hollywood hotspots where he ran into ''Crabby Appleton'' (top 20 hit called ''Go Back''). While playing around town with Crabby, he opened up for ''The Spencer Davis Group''. Spencer took a liking to kOko's Bass playing and offered him his first touring gig. After touring with Spencer for nine years, kOko now finds himself playing, writing, and recording with some of the best in the business--such as Grammy Award winning producer/engineer Francis Buckley, Quincy Jones and performing with some of the greats--such as Lenny Kravits, Shelia E (Prince), Dishwalla, Trevor Rabin (Yes), Jerry Corbett (Sugarloaf), Pete Riviera (Rare Earth), Mickey Dolens (The Monkeys), Mike Panera (Iron Butterfly, Blue Image), session ace Matt Laug (Alanis Morrisette, Fuel, Richard Marks), Chris Frazier (Steve Vai, Tiffany, White Snake), Pete Meloney (Dishwalla, Tonic), Chris Slade (AC/DC, The Firm, Manfered Mann), Jim Wheeler (Kenny Loggins), Todd Suckerman (Styx), Taylor Mills (Brian Wilson), Fritz Lewak (Melissa Manchester), Jimmy Paxson (Stevie Nicks, Edgar Winter, Alanis Morrisette), Francis Buckley (Aerosmith, Qunicy Jones, Paula Abdul, Wilson Phillips, Nancy Wilson, Dave Cos, Steve Perry). As a member of corporate bands, kOko has opened for: The Temptations, The Ojay's, The Wall Flowers, Tom Jones, The Four Tops, Little Feet, The Gypsy Kings, Sheryl Crow, Los Lobos, and The Beach Boys. Past performances include: Hugh Hefner's birthday party, Spots Illustrated XXXVII Party, Drew Brees Wedding, San Diego Padres World Series Party, and World Wide Corporate Events Sprint (Puerto Rico), Governor of Alaska (Seward Alaska) Hard Rock Hotel ( Bali). http://www.edgarwinter.com/
Shane Soloski-Bass Guitar/Vocals (Brian Wilson, Dilana, Five for Fighting)-Shane is one of LA's most respected bassists featured regularly at the famed Ultimate Jam Night at the Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood along side today's other top professional musicians. He has toured nationally & internally with Dilana of Rockstar INXS fame, Five for Fighting, Ed Kawalcyzk of the band Live and recorded with Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys. He is well connected in the LA music scene and owns Blue Suede Studios in LA where he has worked and recorded with a long list of names in the music industry. He has shared the stage with musicians that currently tour and record with members of KISS, Gwen Stefani, Alice Cooper, Slash, Survivor, Kenny Loggins, Edgar Winter Band, Guns N Roses only to name a few. He has worked with many famous composers as well recorded many of today’s top talent in his studio.
Federico Navarro Trias-Lead Guitar/Vocals (Ruben Rada, Tony Royster, Jr.) Frederico was born in Montevideo, Uruguay. Since the age of 15 years old he has been working as a session musician, either playing steadily or recording with some of the most important artists in Uruguay, Argentina and other countries. Ruben Rada (Lifetime Achievement Latin Grammy Award Winner) is the artist whom he has been playing with ever since the year 2002 up until nowadays, TONY ROYSTER JR. (Jay Z, Justin Timberlake and Joss Stone drummer), Opa Trio (Hugo Fattorusoo, George Osvaldo Fattoruso & Ringo Thielmann), La Vela Puerca (10 Years European Tour 2013), Javier Viñas, Hugo Fattoruso (Milton Nascimento, Chico Buarque , Hermeto Pascoal, Airto Moreira and many more) Fito Paez, Leon Gieco, Francisco Fattoruso, Moshav Band (USA), Horacio Ferrer (well known for having composed lyrics for Astor Piazolla) among others... Influenced by Jimi Hendrix, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Steve Lukather, Andy Timmons, Mike stern, Hiram Bullock, Eric Gales, Steve Vai, Yngwie Malmsteen, Ritchie blackmore, Dimebag Darrell, Joe Satriani and many more. Frederico Is also an Artistand Endosee for the KNAGGS Guitar Company and working with some of the top musicians in the LA area. https://www.federiconavarrotriasoficial.com
Steve Fekete-Vocals/Lead Guitar (America, Gwen Stefani, Avril Lavigne, Cassidy Pope)-Steve is a Los Angeles-based guitarist and vocalist, currently playing ad touring with Gwen Stefani and America. Steve has completed two world tours for Avril Lavigne and is featured on Avril Lavigne - Live in Toronto DVD. Other artists Steve has worked with include Vertical Horizon, Five for Fighting, Cassadee Pope, Marc Broussard, David Archuleta, Julianne Hough & Rita Wilson. He was also a house band member for the Bonnie Hunt Show on NBC. Steve is a resident band member for Soundcheck Live, a monthly show in Hollywood, CA which features some of LA's finest musicians. A few of the many notable visiting artists they have performed with include Jackson Browne and Nuno ettencourt (Extreme). An experienced private instructor and graduate of Berklee College of Music, Steve has conducted clinics and master classes at Berklee, Los Angeles Music Academy and Fort Hamilton High School in Brooklyn, NY. Television credits: The Voice, The Tonight Show, James Corden, Today, Ellen, The View, Jimmy Kimmel, Live with Kelly, Rachael Ray, America's Got Talent, Britain's Got Talent, Good Morning America, VH1 Big Morning Buzz, X Factor, The New Celebrity Apprentice, The Bonnie Hunt Show, etc.. http://stevefeketeguitar.com/
Walter Ino-Lead Guitar/Keyboard/Lead Vocals (Tommy DeCarlo/Boston, Lou Gramm/Foreigner, EODM, Survivor, Great White, The Babys)-Walter currently tours and works with some of the best Grammy Award winning musicians in the world! Currently touring with Tommy DeCarlo of Boston and recently playing with Wilson Phillips, Macy Gray, Nicole Scherzinger to name a few. He also works with The Baby's after recently touring with 80‘s arena rock band Survivor (Eye of the Tiger, Burning Heart, etc.). He has written, directed and performed in major symphonic shows for Lou Gramm of Foreinger and Cirque De Musica. Walter tours nationally and internationally playing major venues with too many top artists to name. Recently Walter is on tour throughout Canada and the United Sates with Cirque Musica as their Music Director/Keys and Guitar. You will catch Walter opening for bands like 38 Special, Styx, Loverboy, etc...and he regularly plays with some of LA’s best band’s and touring musicians that have played with everyone from Alice Cooper, Edgar Winter Band, Guns N Roses, Foreigner, Walter is part of the house band featured at the famed Ultimate Jam Night at the Whisky A Go Go. He is a featured musician that has shared the stage with everyone from Great White, Dee Snyder of Twisted Sister,Kenny Laine from Wings, LA Guns, Gene Simmons of Kiss, the list goes on and on. Walter is an accomplished lead vocalist and multi-instrumentalist playing lead, bass guitar and keyboards. He owns Asian Man Studio in LA and has recorded and produced with todays' top artists.
Joe Travers-Drums (Joe Satriani, Duran-Duran, Billy Idol, Zappa Band)-Grammy award winner Joe Travers has been playing drums in the Los Angeles area for twenty-five years. A Berklee College Of Music graduate, Joe moved to LA in 1992 and by March 1993 he had landed the gig with Dweezil & Ahmet Zappa's group "Z". Since then Joe has gone on to play for many acts over the years including Duran Duran, Lisa Loeb, Rich Robinson (The Black Crowes), Billy Idol, Zappa Plays Zappa and Eric Johnson. When Joe is not on the road, he spends his time being the "Vaultmeister" for the Zappa Family Trust. This entails being in charge of archiving and preserving the legacy of legend Frank Zappa, working closely with the Trust co-producing and supervising future projects. Joe continues to play with The Mike Keneally Band, and most recently will be touring with guitar legend Joe Satriani.
Matt Laug-Drums (Slash, Tom Petty, Alanis Morrissette, Christina Aguilera)- Matt came to LA in the late 80's from Florence, South Carolina. Since then he has toured the world extensively with diverse artist ranging from Donna Summer to Slash's Snakepit and most recently played with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. HIs current project "Mike Campbell & The Dirty Knobs" led by Mike Campbell (Hall of Fame Guitarist) of Tom Petty and Fleetwood Mac. Currently they headlined major festivals and opened for "The Who Hits Back Tour" nationally closing at The Hollywood Bowl. He is one of Los Angeles' most in demand studio session drummers having performed on records that have sold over 35 million copies with artists like Alanis Morissette (Jagged Little Pill), Christina Aguilera (What A Girl Wants), , Alice Cooper (Fistful Of Alice), Lifehouse (No Name Face), New Radicals (Maybe You've Been Brainwashed Too)Vasco Rossi (iIl Mondo Che Vorrei), Tate Stevens (2012 X Factor Winner), Mikalah Gordon (American Idol) , Melissa Etheridge (Lucky). Matt's movie and documentary score credits include South Park, Get Him To The Greek, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Yes Man, and Food Inc. He works for record producers Glen Ballard (Alanis Morissette), John Shanks (Van Halen), Jack Douglas (Aerosmith), Ken Caillat (Fleetwood Mac), David Darling, and Richie Zito (Cheap Trick), Ron Aniello (Lifehouse), Saverio Principini (Vasco Rossi), Oliver Leiber (The Corrs), The Pfeifer Broz, Richard Cole (Melissa Etheridge), Marc Tanner (The Calling), Chris Horvath. https://www.mattlaugdrums.com
Jim Wheeler-Saxophone/Keyboards/Vocals (Kenny Loggins, Loggins and Messina)-Jim’s parents gave him a saxophone at a very young age and he never looked back. Jim’s credits include touring with Kenny Loggins (Loggins and Messina) one of the most successful duos of our time. His list of credits and experience is endless....Theatrical Releases... Digimon Digital Monsters-The Movie, Twentieth Century Fox, King Of Beggers, Independent… Television: American Latin Music Awards (ALMA), Music Editor, CBS, Three Strikes, Sound Editor, Comedy Central pilot 2007, Teachers, Composer, NBC 2006, Duel Masters, Cartoon Network, B-Daman, Disney, The Biggest Looser, Fox Sports, Digimon-Digital Monsters, Fox/Disney, 4 Seasons, 52 pisodes per season, 100% edited, Transformers-Fox 2002, Nascar Racers-Fox, Moohla Beach-Fox, Chicago Story- Michael Jordan Story-Fox, Made for TV movie Great Pretenders-Fox, Bad Dog-Fox, Walter Melon-Fox , Captain Kangaroo-Fox 1998 Commercials and Infomercials…Coca Cola, Motorola, Visa, Gator Ramp, Hawkeye Vision, SMR Cellular, Mopkins ...Additional Credits: Fox Mipcom, Fox Sports, DVD Authorizing, Billy Vera and the Beaters. Jim has his BA in Performance/Theory from Chaffey College and currently plays with LA’s top musicians and played with members of Foreigner, Alice Cooper, Guns N Roses, Quiet Riot, etc. http://www.logginsandmessina.com/news.html
Chris Allis-Drums-(Peter Asher, Denny Laine, Deana Carter)-Christopher splits his time up among a variety of artists including Michael Nesmith (as part of his First National Band), Peter Asher, Deana Carter, Denny Laine, Emily Zuzik, Seven Saturdays, Amilia K. Spicer, TJ Stafford, Michael ‘Smidi’ Smith, Circe Link, Steuart Liebig, and Jacob Szekely, among others. Christopher has worked with producers including Michael ‘Smidi’ Smith (Gorgio Moroder, Ke$ha, Mozella, Tyrone Wells), Mike Butler (Lynda Kay, Box Masters, Freddie and Francine), Guy Moon (composer for ‘Fairly Odd Parents’, ‘Ren & Stimpy’, and owner of Moon People Music), Russell Pope (Supertramp), Hank Linderman (Joni Mitchell, Timothy B. Schmidt, America), Meghan Toohey (Weepies), David Bowick (Amy LaCour, Villains for Vixens), Jon Mattox (Rob Halford, Days Between Stations, Riptide Music), and Aaron Tap (Matthew Nathanson, Jesse Macht).
TY Dennis-Drums-(Robbie Krieger, The Doors, The Motels)- Ty spent some time drumming for The Motels featuring Martha Davis when he met bassist Angelo Barbera who was playing bass for the Robby Krieger Band. When the Robby Krieger Band needed a new drummer in 2001 Barbera recommended Ty for the job and he got it. When Stewart Copeland broke his arm after falling off a bicycle in 2003, Dennis filled in for him in The Doors of the 21st Century, the newly reformed version of The Doors which was led by Robby Krieger and organist Ray Manzarek. After playing for them for several months, it became clear that Copeland would not return and Dennis was the new permanent drummer for the band. He has remained with them ever since, throughout all of their name changes. Ty has been featured in publications such as Modern Drummer and is sponsored by DW and Aquarian Drum Heads. .
Wade Biery-Bass Guitar/Vocals (Kenny Loggins, Glenn Frye, Roger Daltry, Joe Walsh, Joe Cocker, Don Felder, Leanne Rimes)-Wade currently plays bass for Kenny Loggins and his career is extensive. In the past he has had the good fortune to perform with legends in the music business ranging from Glenn Frey and Joe Walsh to Carlene Carter, Leanne Rimes, Joe Cocker, Roger Daltrey, The Turtles, Don Felder, Latin-Rock superstar Miguel Mateos, Christopher Cross, Dillon O’Brian, and many more, traveling the globe in the process. Wade is currently involved in his music project STILL. The power-pop/rock-pop creative focus similar to “XTC” or “Del Amitri” meshed with rock energy with a touch of country-pop added to the mix, the music is engaging from the first listen, and refreshing in it’s originality and depth. STILL’s last CD, “I don’t mind” generated considerable interest and anticipation in listeners familiar with STILL. Wade’s solo acoustic shows and full band STILL shows have toured the West Coast and Southwest of the US extensively, as well as dates in Europe.
Jimmy Keegan-Drums/Lead Vocals (Santana, Kenny Loggins, John Waite, Spock's Beard)-Jimmy was just featured in the March 2016 issue of Modern Drummer and named as one of the nation's Top 10 progressive drummers. He is a regularly featured artist in Industry Publications and sponsored by Aquarian and DW Drums and featured in their ads. He most recently toured and recorded with Spock’s Beard both nationally and internationally. He has worked with Santana as the drummer on the song "Primavera" on Santana's hit album Supernatural. His credits also include playing and recording for Selena, Kenny Loggins, John Waite, Tony Orlando, Cirque de Solei, Disney, Agents of Mercy, Yellow Brick Road to name a few. Jimmy’s has many TV and Film credits that include acting on the “Young and the Restless” and in a film with Sylvester Stallone. Jimmy is not only an amazing drummer but lead vocalist as well. https://www.moderndrummer.com/article/march-2016-spocks-beards-jimmy-keegan/
Todd Kerns-Lead Guitar/Bass Guitar/Vocals (Slash ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, Toque, Age of Electric)-Todd is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and producer. He is most noted for being the bass player and singer for the last 9 years in “Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators” and for being the front man of “The Age of Electric” and Toque. In 2018 they headed out on a new tour headlining major Festivals like Kaboo in San Diego and venues all over the world and they have not stopped since. In more recent years, he has been making his mark as a singer- songwriter with his sold out acoustic performances. While touring the world, playing to sold out audiences, he has had the opportunity to share the stage with some of rocks biggest names, including some of his own personal heroes. Some of those names include, Slash, Lemmy, Alice Cooper, Rick Nielsen, Duff McKagan, Adam Levine, Fergie, Bill Murray, Sammy Hagar, Michael Monroe and Sylvain Sylvain to name a few. https://www.toddkerns.com/
Other Members: Zach Throne (Ace Frehley/Kiss/Corey Taylor/Slipknot, Toque), Matt Starr (Ace Frehley/Kiss, Mr. Big), Jen Oberle (Air Supply, Five for Fighting), Stephen Mills (Great White/Gene Loves Jezabel), Doug Rappoport (Edgar Winter, Rick Derringer)