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”. DeAnne is also a songwriter sharing her words, melodies, and harmonies in a variety of styles.
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. Growing up listening to traditional country and classic rock, she has fused the 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.
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 also played for the “Country Dreamin Band” where he had the opportunity to play fairs, festivals and local honky tonks. Country dreamin Band is where he learned his love of playing country music. Now he is right back where he is most comfortable.
Donald “DJ” Johnston-Bass/Guitar/Vocals
DJ is a veteran of playing many genres ranging from Top-40, Disco, Classic Rock, Hard Rock & Metal and Country. He has played in tribute bands of both Rod Stewart and Bon Jovi. He is a multiinstrumentalist with decades of experience playing on stage and in the recording studios. His primary instruments played are both guitar and bass. DJ feels very fortunate to play in such a well polished group with both awesome and talented people.