Wednesday, February 18, 2015


What does it REALLY mean to "Go Pro" as a Musician?  Find out on tonight's episode. PLUS killer rock from Steve Cal', Vk Lynne, Clairy Browne & the Bangin' Rackettes, Jeff Fetterman Band, Betty Doom, Taylor McCluskey & MFICs and Hawkeyes

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Singer, scribe, alternative model, and occasional actor, VK has some balls in the air.

Past efforts include prog metal band 'stOrk', international symphonic metal recording project 'Vita Nova', as well as the award-winning web series, 'Trading on 15', which she wrote and directed.

VK is also a founding member of Eve's Apple, a collective of professional female rock, metal, and gothic singers.
VK Lynne is sponsored by REUSEJeans, Lampifier Microphones, Love Gone Apparel, GuitaritUpForGirls and Stagg/EMD Music.
Band Members
Clairy Browne - Leading Lady, Camilla McKewen - Bangin' Rackette, Loretta Miller - Bangin' Rackette, Ruby Jones - Bangin' Rackette, Gabriel Strangio - Keys, Jules Pascoe - Bass & Peter Bee - Guitar.

PUBLICITYVanguard Records
MANAGEMENTBlue Murder Inc., (Dianne Meyer)
BOOKINGS (USA)Shan Patrick - Another Wonder Entertainment
Steve Cal' is a blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter from Philadelphia, PA. He first picked up the guitar at age eight after hearing Santana's instrumental Samba Pa Ti and started performing professionally with a band at fourteen years old covering songs by groups such as Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, Cream, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, and The Doors. Cal' was first introduced to the blues after hearing B.B. King's The 'Thrill Is Gone.' He has also stated that the album 'Muddy Mississippi Waters Live' was another inspiring introduction to blues music.

In 2013 he released his debut album with his band, The Steve Cal' Band. The album primarily consists of original songs written by Cal'.

The Steve Cal' Band was a top winner of the 2013 Beta Hi-Fi Emerging Music Festival at World Café Live, which highlighted the finest emerging songwriters in the region.

Blues Rock Review has included one of the band's songs on their Volume 4 Sampler CD which features the best up and coming blues rock artist in the country.
Taylor McCluskey
Members: Andrew James, Zak Bowman and Zak St. John
Genre: Rock N Roll, Rock, Blues and Pop

Taylor McCluskey was born and raised in Sacramento, California. He began acting at a very young age, appearing in various plays and modeling in print advertisements.  Throughout high school, Taylor became an accomplished athlete, rowing for Capital Crew.  He moved to Los Angeles in 2002 to pursue his career in acting after winning a talent competition in Universal City.  At the age of 18, he booked his first national commercial for Nestea.

He studied film at UCLA while interning at Handmade Films.  As a student, he worked on numerous film and TV projects to gain as much hands-on knowledge of the industry as he could.  In addition to acting, he began developing and producing films, including his first documentary film called LEGENDS, shot in the renowned Therein & Co. on La Cienega Blvd, in which he interviewed the top interior designers of the world and cast light on the legendary Turnabout Theater.

His artistic passion also extends to the world of music.  He is the founding member of The Maddest Of Madmen and The MFICs, in which he was the lead singer, guitarist and chief songwriter.  His current group is self-titled.  He produced “White Light”, “Dark Horse,” “Climbing The Hill”, “Amen”, “New Light” and coming soon “Wild Ride.”  He directed and produced all live shows and music videos for The Maddest Of Madmen, The MFICs and Taylor McCluskey.  His music is prominently featured on the soundtrack of the recent film, WE ARE SKATEBOARDERS, directed by Ben Duffy.
Betty Doom is a rock fusion band from Los Angeles California, formed in 2014. Members include guitarists Jeremy Rowe and Marcus Gonzales, bassist Jacques Rifkind, Tim Rossetti on drums, and Hippy on vocals. You can find Betty Doom on Facebook, Youtube and Twitter.

Betty Doom is a rock fusion band from Los Angeles California, formed in 2014. Members include guitarists Jeremy Rowe and Marcus Gonzales, bassist Jacques Rifkind, Tim Rossetti on drums, and Hippy on vocals. You can find Betty Doom on Facebook, Youtube and Twitter.
JFB has formed a brotherhood of blues and beyond that is undeniable for music lovers of raw, energetic, high intensity shows. No show is ever the same with their spontaneous set changes and off the cuff arrangements of any song they feel they want to play at the moment. They are a spur of the moment band which keeps the shows interesting and unique.

JFB is a blues/rock band that has been performing orginal and cover music for more than a decade. The band has 2 CD's to their credit that showcase their writing and instrumentation: Ordinary Man and The Long Hard Road.

From their work on The Long Hard Road,the band was awarded a 3-song publishing contract with Transition Music Corp in California. They have also had songs featured in film and television, including The Closer, Passions, and the Spanish film Tough Guy. JFB has shared the stage with acts such as Molly Hatchet, Buckcherry, and Three Dog Night.

JFB continues to play live shows to promote their original music.

"Im proud to announce that Jeff Fetterman Band has been selected to participate in this years Billtown Blues Challenge in Williamsport, Pa in March. Excellent opportunity to catch a lot of great bands' shows and make new friends and network"
                                                                                          - JFB
Members: Jay Wiley; Colin Bronnenkant; Brian Chalmers; Michael Grego
Genre: Rock and Roll
Hometown: Pittsburgh PA

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