Shiba Palmer- Lead Vocals
A true lover of all music, Shiba combines R&B, jazz, blues and rock into a soulful blend of captivating sound. Her big voice and larger-than-life stage persona have taken her to Philadelphia's Neo -soul & house music circuts and Detroit & Germany's jazz scenes. Born and raised in Detroit, she credits Motown legacy for teaching her that a true entertainer not only sings, but moves, talks & looks the part. So get ready for a first-rate show!
Nathan Wilson - Keyboards / Vocals
Nat Wilson is a force to be reckoned with has performing with over 40 years of experience of working in concerts, nightclubs, halls, and festivals. He has been onstage with Carl Carlton, Grant Green, Ohio Players and many others. In engineering, producing, writing and arranging, Nat's talent is way above average.
John Ford -Bass / Vocals
John has been making music for over 30 years. With his many years of professional experience, from studio sessions to palying live gigs, John prides himself as being a "working" bass player with the ability to cover many styles. Bass is John's instrument of choice, but he is also gifted as a record producer, promoter and sound writer. Since his early years of studying music, He has played with or shared the stage with a great many artist.
Dave Lehman- Guitar
A classically-trained violenist since the age of 5 & a self taught guitarist since 16, David jokes that he "played in the Carnegie Hall when he was 9, & it was all downhill from there." One of the first American Students of the Suzuki Violin School, his early performances were in Rochester, NY, studying under Anastasia. Jempelis (Eastman School of Music Prep Dept.), joining the Eastman Children's Chorus under Milfred Fargo. He has studied both analog and digital recording techniques, serving as engineer for WCC, WEMU and the Ann Arbor Art Fair. David has recorded at Solid Sound, Pearl Sound & played guitar with Larry Austin and Les Carter, formerly of Shotgun.
Wendell Childs-Drums / Vocals
The ambition of a man is measured bt the determination in his heart. Wendell Childs was born and raised in Gary, ID. Using everything in his home to bang & beat on, he was born a drummer. When his family moved to Inkster, MI, his choices were unlimited. This young man began playing all sorts of music. Wendell has played and sat in with the Four Tops, the Chilites, the Spaniels, Coco Taylor, Arutie Blues Boy White, Buddy Guy, Karl Weatherby and many others. "Wendell Childs...A Dream of Percussions."
Cameron Cheeks- Percussion
A 30 year vetern of the music industry, Cameron is one of the premiere percussionists of South-East Michigan. He started off his career as a Blue-Ribbon Percussin winner at the Interlochen Music Camp. Since that early start, Cameron has played with Little Carl Carlton & the Grant Green Jazz Band, just to name a few. He has held an audience captivated at the Fox Theater & many other large venues in the Detroit Metropolitan area, as well as served as a percussionist for a variety of musical & dance groups.