Our Story

The band is based out of Mississauga, Ontario.  They have been active on the music scene with a blend of classic rock to modern rock with a touch of country rock.  We cover music from artists such as Bryan Adams, Chuck Berry, Melissa Etheridge and even Johnny Cash...yes that's right, the man in black!!! 

The group started out in 2013 with founding members Tony (drums), Dan (rhythm/vocals) and Dave (bass) practicing out of a private basement studio.  As things progressed to the next level, among the revolving door of musicians, a solid new lead guitarist (Dan P)  was added.  In 2016 the band suffered a tragic loss of their beloved friend and lead vocalist and have now begun a new journey guided by her spirit sharing the music they love with their friends and family while growing a wonderful fan base.

From pubs and festivals to private events, we invite you all to come check us out and contact us via the site or our facebook page for more information.  Don't forget to check out our youtube page and sign up for our mailing list for all the latest information!
 

The Band

Dan Paquette - Rhythm Guitar/ Vocals

Dan Paquette - Rhythm Guitar/ Vocals

Dan Padro - Lead Guitar

Dan Padro - Lead Guitar

Dave Cantlon - Bass

Dave Cantlon - Bass

Tony Moniz - Drums

Tony Moniz - Drums

Dan is the original founding member of the band.  He has been playing guitar since the age of 13, self taught through exposure of family members involved in bands of their own. Originating from Sudbury, he was born and raised on country music and brings that flavor to the group.  Musical influences include Johnny Cash, Randy Travis, Alan Jackson and Garth Brooks. His rock influences include The Tragically Hip, Green Day and 80's Rock.  Off the stage, his life not only involves hockey, travel and being a husband but most importantly being a father and role model to his precious little princess.



 

The aquisition of such a quality lead player just over a year ago, turned what was a project into gig ready band.  Growing up in midtown Toronto, Dan was forced into piano lessons at the age of 5.  Two years later the piano had disappeared and a guitar was in his hands where he now has over 30 years of playing experience.  His most influential guitarists include Jimmy Page, Eddie Van Halen, Randy Rhodes, Alex Lifeson and Kim Mitchell.  Dan brings the heavy rock and metal flavor to the band with influences including Iron Maiden, Rush and AC/DC.  When not burning up the stage, his focus turns to running, working out and spending quality time with his friends and family.
Dave is one of the most long standing members of the band.  He has been been rockin' his Tobias bass for 3 and a half years and is one of the most dedicated bandmates anyone will ever find.  From his candid constructive critisism to his unmatched commitment to the group, he certainly keeps the band grounded and focused.  Dave grew up on 80's metal but his current musical influences are from various artists in new country, blues and modern rock.  Away from the stage, he escapes reality with his bike on the open road!

 
Another of the long standing members, Tony has been part of the group since the beginning.  Growing up in the Parkdale area of Toronto, he has been playing drums since the early age of 14.  Life responsibilities drew him away from the drums for several years but he returned with great enthusiasm to be part of the band.  His influences all began with Animal from The Muppets (yes that's right!!) and currently include Tommy Aldridge, Gil Moore and Neil Peart with musical influences from 80's hard rock and metal.  He definitely brings the Hard Rock influence to the group.  When not performing, Tony's life revolves around being a husband of over 25 years with 3 kids and an involvement in coaching minor hockey. 

 
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