Playin' in the band

 
Christian Swain

Christian Swain

CHRISTIAN LEE SWAIN

lead vocals, guitar

Roots: Los Angeles, CA

Been doing this since…he was a transplant high school kid lookin’ to reinvent himself

Influences: Jagger, Bowie, Gabriel and Mercury

Rocked the 80′s LA scene with the best of ‘em and lived

Bill Weir

Bill Weir

“PHILLY” BILL WEIR

bass guitar, vocals

Roots: Philadelphia, PA

Been doing this since…high school daze back East – rock bands and touring with Blues Award Winner Mike Dugan, then West with Lara Price, Dave Hull, and Nichole Cheri along the way…

Influences: Jack Bruce, Tim Bogert, Willie’s Dixon and Weeks, Tommy Shannon, Nathan East, James Jamerson

Jack Vanbreen

Jack Vanbreen

"GYPSY" JACK VANBREEN

lead guitar, vocals

Roots: San Jose, CA

Been doing this since…longer than most of you’ve been breathin’!

Has crossed musical paths with local faves like the Doobies, Tower of Power, and Sons of Champlin

Bobby Schuster

Bobby Schuster

BOBBY SCHUSTER

keys, vocals

Roots: Evansville, IN

Been doing this since….had no choice, four generations of Schuster men were musicians!

Influences: Hancock, Corea, Jimmy Smith, Chuck Leavell, Jan Hammer and Keith Emerson

JOEY “BIG FOOT” CONIGLIO

drums / percussion

Roots: pittsburg, CA

Been doing this since….banging pots and pans at age 4 to Sicilian folk songs…..

Grew up to be an area first call drummer – sharing the stage with Greg Kihn, Y&T, the Fixx, Eric Martin, and Ronnie Montrose.

Influences: John Bonham, Keith Moon, Neil Peart, Mike’s Portnoy and Mangini.