Band Bios:

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, Asia, 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 energy high and 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 professional musicians from the LA area.  As lead vocalist for the first solo album by Slash of Guns N' Roses and selected to be his vocal to follow up Axle what more can we say!  Dover recorded vocals on the Slash's Snakepit album and co-wrote the all the songs including the hit "Good to Be Alive" .  Eric has toured all over the world playing mega-venues such as Madison Square Garden. Eric has been on the Jon Stuart Show, David Letterman, etc...  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 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! 

Steve Fekete-Vocals/Lead Guitar (Gwen Stefani, Avril Lavigne)-Steve is a Los Angeles-based guitarist and vocalist, currently playing for Gwen Stefani. 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 FightingCassadee PopeMarc BroussardDavid ArchuletaJulianne 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 (Survivor, Great White)-Walter currently tours with 80‘s arena rock band Survivor (Eye of the Tiger, Burning Heart, etc.).  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 openin 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 has played there also with members of 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 with todays' top artists. http://www.survivorband.com/

KOko Powell-Bass Guitar/Lead Vocals (Edgar Winter Band)-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 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.     

Jimmy Keegan-Drums/Lead Vocals (Santana, Asia, 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 currently tours with Asia and most recently 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 for 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-Todd is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and producer. He is most noted for being the bass player and singer for the last 7 years in “Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators” and for being the front man of “The Age of Electric”.  In 2018 they head out on a new tour headlining major Festivals like Kaboo in San Diego and all over the world as well as dropping a new Album.  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/

Miles Schon-Lead Guitar/Lead Vocals (Neal Schon/Journey, Miles of Will)-Miles was born and raised in music rich Marin County.  This is an area that can boast to having been the home of such greats as Santana, Sammy Hagar, Janis Joplin and Grace Slick.  Let us not forget Miles own father Neal Schon. Miles is the son of  Neal Schon, Journey founding member and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame guitarist of Journey. Miles is also a professional teacher, session guitarist and recently completed recording with Madison Cain, daughter of Journey keyboardist Jonathan Cain. Miles and Madison just finished performing six dates in Japan opening for Journey in March 2013. Miles is quick to point out that he is determined to make it in the music business on his own abilities, not because of who he might be related to. At a very young age Miles was introduced to the music of rock greats. He cites legends Jeff Beck {his personal favorite}, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Santana and Eric Clapton. He began to play when he was 13 years old and was sidelined by a knee injury while playing football for Novato High School.  He is self-taught and an accomplished singer-songwriter in his own right.  You can find his EP Titled Miles of Will featuring the single “Wild Ride”.  This EP was co-written with Will Champlin who placed third on season five if the TV show “The Voice”. Miles states that he sometimes has thoughts of maybe doing something else other than music. “But you got to do what takes you happy, and music makes me happy."  http://milesschonband.com 

Matt Laug-Drums (Slash, 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.  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.  In addition to performing in World Tour, Matt also performs live with "The Dirty Knobs".  The band consists of Lance Morrison, Jason Sinay led by  Rock and Roll Hall of Fame guitarist-Mike Campbell (Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers). http://www.mattlaugdrums.com/

Dennis Leeflang-Drums (Lita Ford, Bumblefoot)- Dennis Leeflang is a rock drummer, currently living in Los Angeles. He is most known for his work with Ron "Bumblefoot" Thai of Guns N' Roses. Other artists he has worked with include Lita Ford, Within Temptation, Sun Caged, Epica and The Saturnine, Ted Poley (Danger Danger), Within Temptation, Epica, Tiffany Giardina (Disney), Shane Gibson (KorN), Chris Poland (Megadeth, Ohm), Milan Polak (Falco), Angus Clark (Trans-Siberian Orchestra), Kip Winger (Winger), Barend Courbois (Vengeance), Fabio Trentini (Guano Apes, H-Blockx), and Anneke van Giersbergen (The Gathering, Devin Townsend). Producers worked with include P.J. Bianco (Jonas Brothers, Demi Lovato), Nick Sansano (Sonic Youth, Ice Cube, John Spencer Blues Explosion, Galactic) and Easy Mo Bee (Miles Davis, Notorious B.I.G., 2Pac, Wu-Tang Clan).  Dennis has been featured in Modern Drummer https://www.moderndrummer.com/2008/09/dennis-leeflang and recently toured throughout the U.S. with Dilana of The Voice (Holland), Rockstar Inxs and Supernova TV Shows.  Dennis is also a featured artist at the Ultimate Jam Night in Hollywood as well as an in-demand studio drummer.  

Steve Dawson-Lead Guitar, Vocals (Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, CJ Ramone)-Steve is based out of LA & from NYC. He's performed & toured throughout the world, performed on TV - notably The Tonight Show w/ Jay Leno, Late Night w/ Conan O'Brien & The Late Late Show w/ Craig Ferguson. Radio performances include BBC Radio 1 in the UK & Sirius XM in the U.S. He worked for Steve Rosenthal at NYC's Magic Shop Studio, which was prominently featured in Dave Grohl's 'Sonic Highways'​ HBO series with the Foo Fighters. He's been featured in Guitar World Magazine, endorses Dean Markley products & is affiliated with BMI. Some noteworthy artists he has been associated/performed with are: Ronnie Spector, CJ Ramone (Ramones bass player/1989 - 1996 retirement/final show), Joey Arias (Klaus Nomi, David Bowie), Jesse Malin (solo artist/D-Generation), Joan Jett's Blackhearts, John Cameron Mitchell & Lena Hall (Hedwig & The Angry Inch), Bruce Springsteen (Carnegie Hall/Bruce Springsteen Tribute), Dane Cook ('Tourgasm' TV Show), 357 Lover/Corn Mo, Bridget Everett (Amy Schumer, Comedy Central), Alan Cumming, Broadway sensation Bianca Marroquin ('Chicago'​, ​'In The Heights'​), Leif Garrett & Muzz Skillings (Living Colour). In LA, he performs regularly at The Whisky A Go-Go's Ultimate Jam Night, Lucky Strike's Soundcheck Live & The Viper Room's Sunset Jam. He has also been a member of NYC's Arlene Grocery Live Karaoke Band.

Stephen Mills-Drums/Vocals-(Great White/Gene Loves Jezebel/Bullet Boys)-In 2015, Stpehen started touring  with Jack Russell's Great White and maintains first-call status, finding himself on the road with the band regularly. He has been playing with Gene Loves Jezebel since 2012, fills in with Dilana (Rock Star: Supernova), and is also a member of local, indie/blues/folk/rock act, Saint James Band.  Stephen played previously with BulletBoys, toured North America and was an integral part of the recording of their 2015 album Elefanté, to which he contributed drum tracks and co-wrote its title track. In the past, Stephen has performed locally with L.A. natives, Haim, and Australian artist, Nat Allison. His indie band, The Prix, toured nationally and released a self-titled album and an EP (St. Domino). Their first single, It's All In the Way That You Trip, was featured on KROQ as Jed the Fish's "Catch Of the Day," and they were also featured in Kevin Bronson's "Buzz Bands" column in the L.A. Times.  Stephen has been in the studio with Mike Chapman (The Knack, Blondie, Sweet), Ryan Greene (NOFX, Fat Wreck Chords), and Dan Long (Ferraby Lionheart, The Jealous Girlfriends, The Henry Clay People); jammed with Emitt Rhodes; performed live with Chuck Wright (Quiet Riot), Dizzy Reed (Guns n’ Roses), “Big Jim” Wheeler (Loggins & Messina), Steve Ferlazzo (Avril Lavigne), Eric Dover (Jellyfish, Imperial Drag, Slash, Alice Cooper), and Richard Johnston (Beale Street, Hill Country Troubadour), to name a few; and played the role of "drummer" in a video shoot with Ben Harper. ​ https://www.site.stephenjude.com

Matt Starr-Drums/Lead Vocals (Ace Frehley/Kiss, Mr. Big)-is a Los Angeles based drummer/vocalist, clinician, educator, Modern Drummer contributor & producer.  He is currently filling for MR BIG drummer Pat Torpey on their "...The Stories We Could Tell" World Tour.  Matt spent the past 3 years as the touring & recording drummer for KISS founding member Ace Frehley, playing on Ace's latest release "Space Invader" (eOne) which debuted at #9 on Billboard, selling 20,000 copies in it's first week.  He is also a member of Burning Rain (featuring Whitesnake guitarist Doug Aldrich).  In the past Matt has worked with Kevin Dubrow (Quiet Riot), Dizzy Reed (Guns N’ Roses), Love/Hate (Sony), Beautiful Creatures (Warner Bros) & others.  In the studio Matt has recorded with producers Jimmy Bralower (VP A&R Atlantic Records, Madonna, Mick Jagger, Joan Jett), Toby Wright (Metallica, Alice In Chains, Korn), Jim Ebert (Meredith Brooks, Toni Braxton, Butch Walker), Mike Chapman (Blondie, The Knack, The Sweet), Dave Bianco (AC/DC, Tom Petty, KISS), Anthony Focx (Aerosmith, Foreigner), Warren Huart (Aerosmith, The Fray) & others.  Matt is also the creator of  Who’s Next Publishing  where he creates exposure &  financial opportunities for emerging indie artists. Matt's songs have been placed in dozens of television programs & movies.  ​​

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

Fyfe Monroe-Lead Vocals (MGM Recording Artist/SYFY Channel)-Fyfe is an up and coming recording artist with credits singing and recording with some of LA’s top musicians and producers. Most recently she has credits recording for the SYFY Channel as well as touring in Bejing for MGM. She began singing and performing at the age of 6 and has had an extensive education and career in Music & Theater where she winning many competitions and awards along the way. Fyfe is a highly trained performing artist that is not your typical singer. Her range is amazing and she can sing all of the toughest female artists from Pat Benatar through Adele and truly able to captivate her audience with her gift! At the age of 18 Fyfe decided to leave her theater background to pursue mainstream music. She enrolled in artist development programs and met and worked with many credible individuals in the music industry such as Multi-Platinum producer, song writer and musician Ron Harris along with his incredible team, as well as Multi-Platinum producer and song writer Alex Cantrell.

Other Members:  Doug Rappoport (Edgar Winter, Rick Derringer), Jamie Wollam-Drums (Tears for Fears, Jackson Browne, Tommy Shaw (Styx), Ty Dennis-(Robby Kreiger/The Doors)