Jay Jacobs or 'Cob' to his friends, has worked professionally in the music business since the early 1970's. In the 80's he did a four year stint on the Oldie's/Doo Wop circuit as guitarist for Reparata and the Delrons where he also had the opportunity to back artists such as Rock & Roll Hall of famers, Del Shannon and Freddy Cannon, and open for major artists like Lesley Gore, Little Anthony, Joey Dee and more. He's played big stages like the Felt Forum, the Beacon Theater, Westbury Music Fair, the Playboy club, and The Bottom Line. For over twenty years his duet, Doc & JC was known as one of the best acoustic acts on Long Island. He's also been a guest at Les Paul's home, and has had the great opportunity to jam with him.
Dennis 'Deej' Wilder has been rocking out and
jamming in bands most of his life, nailing
the full gamut of musical genres, including
rock, blues, R&B, country, pop and more.
Playing all type of venues from holes-in
-the-wall to Vegas-style stages, cruise
ships, hotels, rodeo venues, radio events, and
international specialty shows. He's worked
for clients like Budweiser, opened for
the Mavericks, and was featured in a group
cameo in a movie. From 1979 through
198I ,one of Deej's songs was featured in
a commercial at Copper Mountain Ski
resort in Colorado. In 1993 he was signed to a
three year contract with Sovereign Records.
Deej makes his home in Woodstock NY.
Alan Thompson has been playing drums
since he was seven years old. He has played
drums with Chris Whitley, Michelle Shocked,
Wu Tang Clan, Earth Revival, Defiant Ones,
Mike Quashi (The Limbo King) Relentless
Blues Band, Shane Hue and the Moosehead
Revue, Joey Miserable and the Worms,
The Banned, The Blame, and Barley Lace.
Alan also is a sound engineer for a diverse
group of world famous stars, among them
Gregg Allman, Robert Gordon, Whitney
Houston, Patti Labelle, Axl Rose, Chris Cornell,
Living Colour, Arlo Guthrie, Richie Havens,
New Riders of the Purple Sage, The Outlaws,
Merl Saunders, Peter Yarrow, Jennifer Hudson,
Joey Ramone, Natalie Merchant, as well as
world famous VIP's such as Hillary Clinton,
Al Gore, Bill Gates, Steve Forbes, Jerry Brown,
Nelson Mandela and Bernie Sanders.
Alan, seen below, lives in Kingston, NY.
Kurt Henry started playing guitar
and singing professionally in 1986 with
appearances at Greenwich Village
haunt, The Gaslight Care, and as an
opener for the Byrds.who had been
pioneering country-rock. In 1971, he
established himself in the Hudson
Valley where he was reviewed by
MusicMachine magazine as "the
regions' first true country-rocker" and
leading the regions only all-
original band called The Womblers
(who subsequently opened for scores
of national acts like Asleep at the
Wheel and David Bromberg, and who
were regulars at The Last Chance
Saloon).Kurt has published 5 solo CD's.
His original repertoire, which once
combined folk, rock and country, has
continued to expand and demonstrate
his poetry and eclectic musical tastes.