70s

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<p><span style="background-color: #ffa300;">Andr&eacute; R. Berry</span></p>

André R. Berry

Brothers Johnson

André R. Berry moved to LA from Cleveland, OH in 1985. He immediately enrolled in the Los Angeles City College Music Program that fall. He stayed there for 4 years, taking all of the available music classes. Meanwhile, he played in Jazz bands under the direction of Doc Simpson and Woody James, until he landed his first real road gig with Busboys of Eddie Murphy’s “48 Hrs” in 1989. From there he went on to join A&M Records recording act Total Eclipse. His first Smooth Jazz Gig was with Rick Braun in 1995 and from there he has continued on tour/performed with numerou... Read More

<p><span style="color: #ffffff; background-color: #ffa300;">Dana Meyers</span></p>

Dana Meyers

Shalamar / Michael Jackson

Dana Meyers born and raised in Dayton Ohio in a musical environment of High school talent shows, night clubs and concert hall shows that created the likes of The Ohio Players /Heatwave/ Sun/ Slave/Lakeside/Phase-o/ Roger Troutman and Zapp band & Platypus. In 1972 along with several bandmates Dana wrote a song which would be recorded by Micheal Jackson. This would take the band [Platypus] to L.A. Ca. In 1973, from which they worked all over the states and several south pacific countries. In 1978 Dana signed a publishing deal with Leon Sylvers lll's production company Silversoon product... Read More

<p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; color: #ffffff; background-color: #ffa300;">Wardell Potts</span></p>

Wardell Potts

Shalamar / Dynasty / The Whispers

     Wardell Potts Jr. is a drummer, songwriter, and producer whose list of credits includes three # 1 songs, several top 10 hits, and numerous new beats for some of R & B’s most memorable bands. His professional career started when he was chosen at an audition held by Leon Silvers. Leon was looking for a drummer to join his new group called “Dynasty.” He went on to become the house drummer for Solar Records, recording drums for Shalamar, The Whispers, Carrie Lucas, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Janet Jackson and Glenn Jones. The first song he recorded with T... Read More

<p><span style="color: #000000; background-color: #ffa300;">John Hunter</span></p>

John Hunter

The first thing you hear when you listen to John's music is the Beach Boys influence.  John sang on stage with the Beach Boys nine times in the 1990s. You can watch the first time on video if you go to Youtube.com. You will see his soul shining from the joy of it.  John now resides in beautiful Kaneohe, Hawaii, where he continues to write, produce and record. Read More

<p><span style="color: #ffffff; background-color: #b96ad9;">Jimmy Henterly</span></p>

Jimmy Henterly

Jimmy ( from Detroit ) Henterly began his musical career in the late ’70s in High School with some friends.  By the early 80’s they were recording and touring the world with their band MARINER. The band’s music along with Jimmy’s original compositions have appeared in numerous TV show / Films and Advertising  Jimmy still continues to write and perform occasionally to this day. Read More

<p><span style="color: #ffffff; background-color: #ffa300;">Alex Cole</span></p>

Alex Cole

Alex Cole is a high-energy International Power Retro-Rock Trio playing original music that will sound new, but pleasantly familiar and will remind you of the classic rock band such as AC/DC, Ted Nugent, George Thorogood, Deep Purple, Whitesnake, and ZZ Top. The way Alex attacks the stage and sends his dynamic energy out to the crowd in something to be experienced. Alex Cole is one of the best bands in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Music Specialty: Retro-Rock, Classic Rock, Hard Rock, Rock’ n Roll, Blues, Heavy Blues, Rock Blues. Website & Social Media: Press Kit: https://ww... Read More

<p><span style="color: #000000; background-color: #ffa300;">Daniel Pearson</span></p>

Daniel Pearson

Musician/Composer/Producer Daniel Pearson's career has covered a lot of ground. He's worked with a genre-bending who's who of the industry's top artists in multi-faceted rolls from side musician, to musical director, composer, producer, and remixer. Read More

<p><span style="background-color: #ffa300; color: #000000;">Michael Nickolas</span></p>

Michael Nickolas

Michael is a music creator whose compositions have been used in over 1000 episodes of shows broadcast on National Network, Premium Cable, and Cable TV. Programs include "The Voice", "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert", and ShowTime’s "Shameless". He has also had his music used in feature films, national advertising campaigns, educational products, and video streaming services like Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu.   In the 90’s he played guitar in the Boston based R&B band “Universal Language”. A very popular and Boston Music Award-winning group whose credits incl... Read More

<p><span style="color: #000000; background-color: #ffa300;">Mike Mangan</span></p>

Mike Mangan

Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple), Keith Emerson (ELP)

Mike Mangan is a pioneer on the vintage Hammond Organ. He is internationally recognized for exploring new sonic territory on the legendary keyboard and his dynamic playing style. In addition, Mike is a Harmonica player, Vocalist, Composer/Songwriter and all around Keyboardist. Mike has toured as the featured Hammond Organist with Glenn Hughes of Deep Purple and is also a Bandleader, fronting and releasing numerous albums with his own bands Big Organ Trio and REBEL HOUSE RADIO. He has also played with Keith Emerson, Matt Sorum & Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses) and has shared the stage wi... Read More

<p><span style="background-color: #ffa300; color: #000000;">Frank Kilpatrick</span></p>

Frank Kilpatrick

The Beach Boys

Born in California, Frank always found himself infused with the optimism of the Golden State —  as reflected musically in the songs of The Beach Boys. (And didn’t Sir Paul McCarthy say that their Pet Sounds album was “the greatest ever” – and the inspiration for The Beatles’ Sergeant Pepper’s masterpiece?) For Frank become passionate in his appreciation of Brian Wilson’s talent – expressed both in his initial, best-known songs – as well as in the unorthodox chord, melodic construction and unique harmonies unleashed as his work m... Read More

<p><span style="background-color: #b96ad9; color: #ffffff;">Richie Onori</span></p>

Richie Onori

The Sweet

Richie Onori (Entertainer, Creator, Drummer, Vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist) born and bred in Los Angeles, Richie built his career performing and touring with some of the most influential musicians in the fields of rock, funk, and jazz, which include Keith Emerson (ELP), Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi), Rick Derringer, Joe Lynn Turner (Deep Purple), Bobby Kimball (Toto), Paul Rodgers, Larry, Carlton, Uli Jon Roth (Scorpions), Slash, Ronnie James Dio (Rainbow), and funk genius Louis Johnson of Brothers Johnson to name just a few. One of his most prestigious accomplishments is being a fully-fledg... Read More