Marie Avenue – Lead Vocals

Marie is a Minnesota native with a plethora of musical influences and experience. Performing at weddings, funerals, church services and public appearances, it didn't take long to gain recognition as a skilled vocalist. Marie has been in the recording studio on many projects with various local artists and even appeared on local television. This power house vocalist is a must see.

 

Josephine Lane – Bass, Vocals

Josephine Lane....software engineer by day and bassist by night. Multifaceted, multi-talented, an accomplished bass player who also writes her own music. She has played for many local bands including Sweet Pea and the Pods, Bare Bones, Pinch Flat, Rollin, Exceptions, Electra, Ann Girls, and Some Girls.

 

Guitarists

Bob Scoggin

Tommy Rademacher

George "Sundance Strip" Paulos

Sundance sharpened his axe performing nationwide with an astonishing variety of acts including the legendary 50’s Rock n’ Roll show Sha Na Na, the hard-driving Raven Wolf, the horn-driven Midnight Express,  modern pop masters The Underachivers,  and classic rockers The Generators.

 

Drums

Trevor

Trevor Haining - Drums

Trevor Haining grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota and has been immersed in music and jazz since his birth. Trevor enjoys performing all types of music, and counts Buddy Rich, Gene Krupa, Mel Lewis, Roy Haynes, Elvin Jones, Jo Jones, Shadow Wilson, Jimmy Cobb, Tony Williams, Max Roach, Sonny Payne, Herald Jones, Sam Woodyard, Vinnie Colaiuta and Butch Miles among his influences, although there are many more. At the age of 5 he began studying drums and percussion with 45-year member of the Minnesota Orchestra and percussion teacher Elliot Fine. He attended the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music as a jazz studies major and and studied with Michael Spiro, Steve Houghton, David Baker and other great teachers. During his High School career, Trevor was chosen to perform with the MN All-State Jazz Ensemble, directed by University of North Texas Professor Tony Baker, and with the Minnesota Youth Symphony, directed by Minnesota Orchestra Principal Trumpeter Manny Laureano. In 2010, Trevor was invited to study with jazz greats David Baker, Rufus Reid, Nathan Davis and Curtis Fuller at the Steans Institute for Young Artists.