Midnight Transit Co. have recently released their Spectra Music Group debut album “Rocking In The Rain.” . Now available worldwide, download your copy today!
Midnight Transit Co. was formed in 2018 by five extremely talented musicians. They make music that combines British and American artist influences with a taste of classic rock and a touch of the blues.
Bob Russell, Guitar, Lead Vocals: (aka Bonnie Russell) was born in Ramsgate Kent England. After playing alongside his longest friend and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame; Michael Bruce (guitarist and songwriter for the original Alice Cooper Group) Bob decided to focus on writing and performing his own music. Music that combines his British and American artist influences with a taste of classic rock and a touch of the blues.
Rene R Andreotta; Guitar, Lead Vocals, Keyboards: was born in Phoenix AZ, but grew up in Tucson. He started Guitar lessons at the young age of 13. Rene studied Music, Voice and Theater at Pima Community College and the University of Arizona. He has opened for Lee Michael’s, Jim Croce, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Earl Skruggs Revue, Delaney Bramlett, Ian Mathews, Cold Blood, Roy Buchanan, Buckwheat Zydeco as well as many others.
Stefin Gordon; Bass, Vocals: Stefin Gordon has been a working musician since his 14th year. His career has spanned the field, with experience as an electric bass guitarist, a singer/songwriter, an acoustic and electric guitarist, a tambura player, concert producer, promoter, sound engineer and road manager. Stefin supports the song by synching the melody with the rhythm in a style and technique influenced by such bass playing greats as; James Jamerson, John Paul Jones, John McVie, Paul McCartney, Robbie Shakespeare, and countless others. His talents have been featured in numerous original projects covering many styles of music, including; rock, hard rock, folk, bluegrass, country, blues, reggae, and World music genres. He now applies his creative instincts to the diversity of Midnight Transit Co.
Les Merrihew; Drummer: Les is a seasoned drummer, having played for many years and with many bands. He has opened for Lee Michaels, Jim Croce, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Earl Skruggs Revue, Delaney Bramlett, Ian Mathews, Cold Blood, Roy Buchannon, Buckwheat Zydeco and many others. He has also been a backup drummer with The Coasters, The Drifters, Albert Collins, Jimmy McCracklin, Charlie Musselwhite, Pinetop Perkins and Little Milton.
Rob Francis; Keyboards, Vocals: Rob Francis is a graduate from the U of A school of music, French Horn and Education Major. He has opened for Commander Cody, Berlin, Buffalo Springfield, Point Blank, Tab Benoit among many others. His influence are far and wide from Keith Emerson to Cory Henry, Bach to Aaron Jay Kernis and many in between. He composed the stage and film music for the Nick Ramus Soliloquy, “And Evening with Sitting Bull”. Rob remains a performer and educator to this day.
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