Vocals & Lead Guitar
Originally from San Diego, California, Chuck Dean grew up playing guitar
in the dangerous catastrophe prone southern California area. His
background reveals the source of his deft adaptability of playing
styles. He played at such LA clubs as the Starwood and the
Whiskey a Go-Go touring with his band "The US Band" and later
with his band "Chuck & the Tigers". His band "Chuck & The Tigers"
was signed to Indie Label World Records and got national airplay for the
song "I Do Lie".
As a song writer, Chuck
was selected two years in a row to be on San Diego's Homegrown Album.
He recorded with original members of John Mayalls Blues Breakers
and the Mark Almond Band. Chuck also shared the stage and
toured with many national acts such as Edger Winter, Robin
Trower, Noel Redding and many others.
The Dr is in the house amazing
his audiences with his guitar histrionics as a steadfast veteran just
serving up well played versions of blues and classic rock left handed upside
down and with no pick!
grew up in Eugene,
learned to play from listening to B.B. King. While living in Eugene, he
had the opportunity to play with Otis Rush, Albert Collins, Paul
Butterfield, and Luther Tucker. It was in Eugene that he met
Robert Cray in 1975. He was a member of the
Robert Cray Band from 1978-
1989. During that time he recorded 4 albums, received 2 Grammy awards
and numerous Gold and Platinum Records. They filmed music videos and
had appearances on T.V. shows such as Saturday Night Live and
The Johnny Carson show.
Over the years he has shared the stage with B.B.
King, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Keith Richards, Phil Collins,
Huey Lewis, John Fogerty, Tina Turner , Bonnie Raitt, John Lee Hooker,
and many more. During the 1990’s he recorded and toured with
and Texas Heat.
In addition to playing
area clubs and special events, Dave is currently teaching Drum Set at
SubCat Studios in Armory Square.
Rhythm Guitar &
Stan's love for music is genuine. He has loved music ever since he can
remember. Attracted to the sound the guitar made at around age twelve,
he began his more intimate journey to a world that he still adores
today! Influenced by many styles of guitar playing has helped create a
true sound in Stan's playing. Playing in bands, duo's, rock outfit's
etc. since the late 70's till present has kept him healthy and content.
Some of Stan's musical projects:
•Holly and the New Yorkers
•Martin Timmons Band
•Hand of Fate
Most groups were local
Central NY cover bands, except Cruise Control, which was a Top Forty
Marriot Circuit East Coast touring lounge group. Stan has been doing
most of his work with musical duo's for the last eight years. Don't
forget, one year of classical guitar training at Onondaga Community
College with Professor Joseph Jewell from Syracuse NY!
Vocals & Bass
Instrument: Fender Jazz bass, powered by Ampeg'
Tom has been playing forty years now and brings a passion for music from
Reggae to Rock, Blues, Funk, Soul & Pop.
Tom's influences include; Cactus, The Dead, Stan, Jaco, Marley and
Tom has played with the following bands; Full Tilt, The Honeymooners,
Chilimac, Fate and now in the greatest band in town Dr. Killdean.