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Ryan Gentner
Keys, Vocals

Ryan has been performing since the 2009 debut of his first band, Ground Level Zero. Ryan has performed with various bands in WNY, including Brother 2 Brother, Urban Renewal, Jamie Moses Band, Dan Harper (The Magic Show), Soul Provider, and the Winelight Quartet. Aside from performing with other musicians, Ryan writes and composes his own music. When it comes to performing, Ryan intends to put his own spin on well-known songs and keep the party going all night long.

Mandie Beanie

Mandie has been singing since 2009. She was the lead singer of Urban Renewal and gained experience and exposure performing with them over the course of 3 years. Mandie has had much success with her own original music as well. Her songs have placed in the number 1 spot on WBLK's unsigned hype several weeks in a row, landing her in their hall of fame for longest time at #1. Mandie has entered many singing competitions around the Buffalo area and has recently placed 3rd in the Buffalo Italian Idol Competition.

Danielle Nicole

Danielle has been singing since 2008, mostly known for her five years with The Diva Show Band followed by Urban Renewal. Danielle has also had success with her original songs. Two of the four songs on her EP were picked up by Universal, landing spots in a video game, two major movies and various shows on ABC family.

Gary Kowalski

Gary is best recognized as the drummer from the multiple-time award-winning band Tom Stahl and the Dangerfields. Gary was recognized as a best original drummer by the Buffalo Music Awards. He has had a lengthy career playing in the local Buffalo music circuit playing in rock, country, and dance bands. Gary has opened up for national music acts including Don McClean, America, and Loverboy to name a few.

Tom Tripi
Bass Guitar

Tom is a veteran of the Buffalo music scene having played with a variety of bands in the past. Tom has performed alongside members from Lynyrd Skynyrd and 38 special and has also been involved with bands which have opened for Kansas, Aerosmith, Genesis, and Tower Of Power.

Dale Rugg
Saxophone, Flute, Harmonica, Vocals

A 2010 and 2011 Buffalo Music Awards Nominee for Best Blues Harmonica, Dale has been playing in Buffalo's local music scene for many years. Dale was also one of the founding members of Blues Child and has opened up for Eddy Money in Buffalo's Lafayette Square in 2005. Dale makes use of four Vintage saxophones (Soprano, Alto, Tenor & Baritone) in addition to flute and harmonica. In addition to playing roles in numerous films, Dale was chosen for a cover photo in a Harley magazine.

George Montes
Lead Guitar

George Montes, the musical soul and fire of Abraxas, received his inspiration from his father Juan Montes. George's dad played acoustic guitar and sang all his life, which encouraged George to play. Forming a band in the 70's, George relocated to NYC, playing Staten Island, the boroughs, and Jersey City. After feeling spiritually unfulfilled in a business career, George returned to the Buffalo area, where he resumed his musical career playing guitar and composing music working with such groups as Dee Dee Ellis & the Wildcats, The Michael Hawthorne Project, La Potencia, Soul Surreal, Paragon Band, Rough Draft, and of course, Abraxas.