Bill Evans, (guitar, guitar synth, vocals) From New York, influences run from Jerry Garcia to John Coltrane. Bill previously played in Asheville’s “Unidentified Filharmonic Orchestra”and “String Elixer”, upstate NY’s popular “Deeper Roots” and many other musical projects.
James “Stymie” Collins, (guitar, vocals) From North Carolina, influences include, The Grateful dead, Phish and Widespread Panic. Stymie previously played with “Universal Circle” and is a big Tar Heel fan.
David Mulder, (piano, vocals) ~~ From New Jersey, influences include Miles Davis, The Grateful Dead, and King Crimson. David started playing with NJ Ska bands and later played with “Cerberus Shoal” from Portland, Maine and the high energy jam band, “Blend” from New York.
Steve Kemble, ( drums, percussion, vocals ) From Austin, Texas, recently transplanted to Asheville from ” half a mile from Tucson “. Steve has performed and recorded in many diverse genres including rock, blues, funk, country, jazz, salsa, reggae, ska, soca, soukous, zydeco, blending these sensibilities to help create music that is exquisitely alive in the moment. When not playing music, Steve likes to play in the dirt, teaching natural building.
JD Smith, (bass, vocals) A groove oriented bassist, driven by inspired rowdy improvisation. He’s schooled in most contemporary styles of music and has a B.A in jazz performance/Music production. When he is not playing Bass or selling true Life insurance with living benefits, he is thinking about the cosmos and how they relate to his state of mind. Although he has yet to see any of the money and chicks he was promised, he plans to play bass for the rest of his life.