sweet mischief is:
Deanne Knipschild- Vocals
DeAnne’s passion and first love has always been music. She first started as a small child singing solos in church and throughout the years has added to her repertoire with small groups, choirs and praise leading. She has performed in Europe, the Philippines, Taiwan, Jamaica, Canada and all across the United States. She can also be seen and heard on television and radio around the world. She has 3 Christian albums out with a group called “With Praise”. This is the first country group DeAnne has been involved with and she's even started dabbling in writing music and collaborating with other singer/songwriters. Hopefully you will hear one of her songs soon when you come to a show.
Micah Justice- vocals/guitar
Micah Justice is a singer/songwriter from Southern California. A performer for most of her life, Micah began focusing on songwriting over a decade ago. She has played throughout the United States. She grew up listening to traditional country and classic rock and has fused these two styles into her alternative country sound. Her songwriting has been heavily influenced by writers ranging from Linda Perry to Dolly Parton. Her voice has been compared to Natalie Merchant and a bluesy Emma Lou Harris yet remains unique with its blend of her belty blues, and gentle folk style, jazz infused melodies. She has studied voice for over fifteen years in the styles of Opera, Jazz and Musical Theater. With years of classical theater arts training, she combines her training and experience with her natural charisma to create an inspiring stage presence.
bill preci- guitar/vocals
Bill's musical journey began in the 6th grade on a 1978 Guild guitar given to him by his uncle. Over the next few years, his interests expanded to include an array of instruments including keyboard, bass guitar, and vocals. Bill's 25+years of performing have provided him the opportunity to play in a number of bands while covering a wide range of musical styles. Currently Bill can be found playing bass and singing with the Southern Rock band "Sweet Mischief".
eric petrzilek- drums/vocals
Eric has been drumming since the age of ten. He has played several genres of music including heavy metal, top 40, country, and southern rock. He has also played for an Elvis impersonator and a Beatles tribute band. He spent three years touring with "The Country Dreaming Band" where he played live radio events. He was signed to the Fair Circuit where he had the opportunity to open for some large name acts. Now he plays with Sweet Mischief, and is right back where he is most comfortable.
Corey has been performing for the past 11 years. At the age of 17 years old he taught himself to play guitar in the styles of the traditional country greats like Johnny Cash and Hank Williams Sr. Corey has also been in and performed in multiple venues in other genres such as jazz, rock, rhythm and blues and classical music. He has played venues from coffee houses to Pala Casino.