Peter Graham; Saxophone & Vocals
Current member of Nightfly and sings with “Material Men”. Has played with Motown artist, Martha Reeves and Songship. Performed with David Foster, Arthur Brown and Arthur Connelly. Acted in scenes with Denzel Washington, Harrison Ford and Liam Neeson. Principal roles in Conspiracy of Silence and Dark Man 3.
Peter Mueller; Guitar
Peter has backed musical artists such as Tom Cochrane, David Clayton Thomas, Marc Jordan, Buffy St. Marie, Ann Murray, Alan Frew, Ian Thomas, Andy Kim, The Lincolns, George Olliver, Zwol, and Regatta (Q107 Homegrown winners). He was in the Canadian Idol backup band, on camera for its 6 years and his instrumental music can be heard on CTV, CITY TV and Sportsnet.
Michael Shotton; Vocals
Born in the UK, Mike Shotton has recorded with the likes of Boston, Guns & Roses, Triumph, Rik Emmett, the Spoons and his own group Von Groove. Currently Michael tours with the Jeans n’ Classics Co. as a feature tenor vocalist with every major orchestra across North America singing the likes of Queen, Zeppelin, U-2 and the Eagles.
Tim Johns; Guitar
Played in Duke Ellington arranger, Ron Collier’s A-Band at Humber College. Currently plays with bands the Meteors and Nightfly. In his over 30 years experience has backed up Steve Winwood, Jim Cuddy and Tom Cochrane and opened for Rob Thomas.
Turner King; Saxophones
Turner King has freelanced with The Temptations, the Four Tops, Frank Sinatra Jr., Deep Purple, Franki Valli, Johnny Mathis, Gene Pitney, Eddie Floyd, Gladys Knight, Little Anthony and the Imperials, Del Shannon, Jerry Lewis to name a few. He and the Chris Smith Band have currently released a single on American smooth jazz radio.
Dave Johns; Bass
Played with well-known Toronto R&B band, the Meteors, for over 20 years. Currently teaches and also freelances in a wide variety of bands. A founding member of both the 905 Band and Pretzel Logic.
Larry Crowe (drums)
Larry has performed in Canada, the United States, Europe, the Caribbean and throughout Asia. He has performed and recorded with various artists like Grammy nominated Ron Korb (World/New Age), Juno Award winner Robert Michaels (Latin/Jazz), Jim McCarty (Yardbirds/Renaissance), John Hawken (Nashville Teens/Renaissance/Strawbs), Jesse Gress (Todd Rundgren/Tony Levin Band).
Don Baird; Keyboards (alternates with Grant Slater)
Former musical director for Second City. Performed on keys and guitar in productions of The Lion King, Tommy and Rent. Played with George Olliver, Billy Newton Davis and Triumph. Backed up Jr. Walker, the Drifters and Little Anthony. Awarded “Innovator of the Year” at Humber College for creating the MIDI and music production course.
Grant Slater; Keyboards (alternates with Don Baird)
Juno award winner has accompanied Etta James, Petula Clark, Colm Wilkinson, Natalie MacMaster, A Foot in Cold Water, David Clayton Thomas, Long John Baldry, Carol Welsman and Sharon, Lois and Bram. Grant has also performed in theatre productions of Hairspray and The Rocky Horror Show.
CARMELA is an accomplished and versatile vocalist. She has toured and performed with numerous international artists and is a veteran of the Canadian music scene. She maintains a vibrant career as a solo artist while still regularly touring with Canadian legends Glass Tiger and the Alan Frew Band.
Paul Mitchell; Trumpet and Fluglehorn
Has toured throughout the US and Canada. A featured artist with the London and Kitchener-Waterloo Symphonies. A regular with the Dave Murphy Band, he’s also played with the Nomads, Sensation and Ascension. Musical credits include A Tribute to the Rat Pack and Vegas Nights.