Tony Cowles: Bass
Guitar and Backing Vocals - is endorsed by Mike Lull Custom Bass Guitars ( www.mikelull.com ) with all SWR or Ampeg amplification. Tony uses Dean Markley strings and
has been playing bass for 20+ years. He is the undisputed "king of one-liners" and enjoys discussing politics.
Favorite Movie: Serendipity (2002)
Favorite Band: Older Van Halen (D.L.R. years)
Other Musical Influences: Aerosmith, Led Zeppelin, S. Hamm and Jaco
Born: Oceanside, CA - May 20
Education: Jeff Berlin Players School of Music and numerous NAMM seminars
Weapon of Choice: Corona with a Lime
Previous Experience: Out There, Velvet Jones, Pop Zero, Vision House
...some say he is the cocky one
Mick Luke: Lead
Vocals and Lead/Rhythm Guitar - plays Ibanez, Earnie Ball and Parker guitars, with Line 6 or Vox Amplification.
Mick has been playing guitar and singing for 20+ years. Mick has also collected 1st prize at the 1998 Seminole Music
and Sound Guitar Wars competition www.seminolemusic.com/wars/gtrwar98.htm He also enjoys long walks on the beach and puppies.
Favorite Movie: The Natural (1984)
Favorite Band: Dream Theater, Sevendust, Sting
Other Musical Influences: Vai and Satriani
Born: Lansing, MI - Jan. 6
Education: School of Hard Knocks
Weapon of Choice: Vive' Cuervo!
Previous Experience: Wiseguy, Kingpin, H.E.D.
...some say he is the cool one
Will Stern: Drums/Percussion
and Backing Vocals - is endorsed by Silver Fox Percussion drumsticks ( www.silverfoxpercussion.com ). Will plays Yamaha Drums (Fusion), Pearl 13" Maple Piccolo Snare,
Zildjian Cymbals, Wuhan Cymbals, LP Percussion, Toca Percussion, Aquarian Heads, and uses Yamaha Hardware. He enjoys
shuffleboard and showing-off his disco dancing skills.
Favorite Movie: The Blues Brothers (1980)
Favorite Band: U2
Other Musical Influences: Police, Chili Peppers, DMB, Tool and Bob Marley
Born: Miami, FL - Oct. 8
Education: AA in Liberal Arts, SPC
Weapon of Choice: Jagermeister
Previous Experience: Branches of the Vine, Men of Earth, Pop Zero
...some say he is the sexy one
Red Shirt Extra: Various Loud Noises, Low Register Notes and Backing
Vocals - is endorsed by Silly Putty brand play goo.
One time UFC ring champion with a severe hatred of smurfs, anything purple and Ralph Lauren. Red Shirt Extra is the
man behind the myth and always sure to challenge anyone within a 10 ft radius to a game of checkers or hop-scotch.
Favorite Movie: The Wizard of Oz (1939) and Wedding Crashers (2005)
Favorite Band: Flogging Molly Hatchet, Magic Helmut
Other Musical Influences: mostly Slovakian Folk or Polka standards
Born: Compton, LA, CA - Jan 1
Education: Culinary School
Weapon of Choice: Howitzer
Previous Experience: The Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
...some say he is the mysterious one