An upbeat, mix of classic rock, blues and an occasional country tune. Always engaging, whatever the music genre. Their repertoire runs from Buddy Holly to Creedence, from Jimmy Reed to Taj Mahal, and from Johnny Cash to Marshall Tucker to even the Rolling Stones, ELO, Bruce Springstine, Eagles and Beatles.
They once opened for Rock Icon ” Leon Russell”. Outstanding three-part harmony. Lots of positive energy from guys who know how to play and have lots of fun doing it
Gus Hoelscher (Guitar, Percussion, Vocals)
Talented songwriter and founder of “Maple Jam” Has appeared on the KDHX “Song Circle of Friends” Radio Show. Gus is partial to blues and Classic Rock, but appreciates good melodies and lyrics regardless of the genre. Booking INFO 636-391-8490 HOEL2@aol.com
Larry OâNeill (Harmonica, Percussion, Vocals)
A dynamic singer, Larry lights up center stage with his harmonica, bongos and stylish hats. A former student of St. Louis harmonica great Sandy Weltman, makes Larry one of the outstanding Harp Players in St Louis! Larry favors the blues but enjoys singing the works of all great song writers including Johnny Cash and Buddy Holly and Sonny Boy Williamson
Dan Hellinger (Mandolin, Guitar, Vocals)
For many years Dan has moderated the Focal Point’s acoustic jam, where he first played with Gus and Larry. Building on his talents with electric mando and guitar, he demonstrates his passion for the blues.
Dale Stolzer (Bass & Vocals)
Great Bass and amazing harmony vocals.
Dale adds a lot to our sound and allows us to do some
great 3 part harmonies.
Paul Piccione (Bass & Vocals)
Paul currently plays regularly with the great St Louis band the “Zonkeys” with Larry’s brother Mike. We are delighted when Paul sits in occasioanlly. Another wonderful bass player.