RYAN GRONLI – vocals in Hallelujah, Whole Lotta Love, Everlong & Mama, I’m Coming Home
JOHN MCCALLA – drums in The Crying Machine, Whole Lotta Love, & Everlong
DAVID GOCHBERG – drums in Starry Night
TIMOTHY STINE – drums in Mama, I’m Coming Home

Jamming with friends to raise money for cancer research (The Red Mouse, Cross Plains, WI, Aug. 18, 2019):
JANNA JOHNSON – vocals, guitar
MIKE GEORGIA – bass, vocals
DENNIS MURPHY – tambourine

BeatleFest (Spring Green, WI, Sep. 2, 2019; merged 13 iPhone video clips):
JOHN MASINO – vocals and guitar
JANNA JOHNSON – vocals, harmonica, tambourine, wood sticks
MIKE GEORGIA – bass, vocals
LARRY LALLEN – drums (you cannot really see him, except his drumsticks)

I guess here we’re supposed to brag about ourselves. Hmmmm....OK, here we go: I a) do not take myself too seriously, b) played many gigs in Europe and the US, c) am the best guitarist on our street, d) can adapt almost effortlessly to virtually any type of music or stage conditions (see the very last picture) and e) can be reached at 608-334-0906 or

Good luck with everything and if you a) feel passion for music, b) never give up, c) never stop aiming for the stars (no matter what you’ll do) and d) need a guitarist – please, don’t fail to contact me, especially if you also like skiing. :)

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In a nutshell, I have been non-negligibly influenced by approximately 42% of everything that lies spiritually, sonically and otherwise between Pharaoh Tutankhamun and Ozzy Osbourne.


A little bit of everything....for example, I have an amulet (see the main picture) made of walrus tusk and some leather by an Eskimo from eastern Siberia. In contrast to many other pieces of my equipment, this amulet makes no sound whatsoever. It was given to me by a Russian scientist from Novosibirsk to protect me against bad women. When thanking her, I accidentally and somewhat non-diplomatically mentioned that I do not believe too much in magic powers of amulets. She smiled and said: “Please, don’t worry, it will protect you even if you don’t believe in it.” And yes, I am a guitar junkie....probably a ski junkie, too....otherwise, I'm mostly harmless, just trying to smell the flowers...

“You’re only here for a short visit. Don’t hurry, don’t worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.” —Walter Hagen