EC BAND
Emerald City is composed of 4 musicians from Syracuse that play covers and originals through-out upstate NY. Our play list includes songs from Journey, Whitesnake, Def Leppard, Billy Squire, Van Halen, Queensryche, Bon Jovi, RATT, Night Ranger,Velvet Revolver, Guns & Roses, Poison, Cinderella, LoverBoy, Motley Crue, Dokken, Metallica, and many more.

  Jon Celi - Lead Vocals / Keyboard / Guitar

Place of Birth: Rieti, Italy

Sign: Capricorn

Equipment: Jackson Guitars, Marshall Amps, Korg Triton Keys, Beta 87 wireless microphone, Shure PSM 600 system,

ultimateears.logitech.com in ear monitors (clear)

Fav musicians / Influences: Steve Perry, Neil Schon, Jonathan Cain, Michael W. Smith, Chris Tomlin

Favorite Free Time: Riding my 2013CBR600RR Repsol, Family, Sonny, CG Art, Recording in my Studio, Writing, Drawing and Painting, Facebook.

Quote: The music is all around us, all you have to do is listen

Favorite Food: Grilled everything, Sushi, Pizza, Scaloppine di Pollo, P.F. Changs Lettuce Wraps and Ribs


Favorite Drink: Water, Corona

 
 
         
  Joe McSweeney - Guitars / Vocals

Sign: Taurus

Place Of Birth: Tallamore, Ireland

Equipment: 2 Marshall JCM 2000's, 1960B Cabinets
1973 Gibson Les Paul Standard
2006 Les Paul Classic, Various Acoustics
Various effects but thinks the H20 is Hot
Use an old 5150 at Rehearsal

Favorite Musicians/Influences: Jimmi Page, Steve Vai, Jeff Beck,Angus Young, Billy Gibbons, Slash, David Gilmore, many, many more.

Favorite Drink: Beer

Favorite Free Time: Hanging with my kids outdoors

Favorite Ablums of all Time: Led Zepplin  Physical Graffiti, Beatles  Sergeant Pepper, AC/DC  Back in Black, Van Halen 1, Black Sabbath  Masters of Reality, Pink Floyd  Dark Side of the Moon

Quote: "One more and we'll stay"

 
 
         
  Earl Hamilton - Drums / Vocals

Sign: Cancer

Place Of Birth: Syracuse, NY

Equipment: Pearl Master Series Drums, Zildjian "A" series cynbals in Brilliant finish, Gilbralter Road Rack System, Vic Firth Drumstticks
Crown CM 311 Wireless Headset Microphone, Shure PSM 600 In ear wireless monitors

Fav musicians: Tommy Aldridge, Tommy Lee, Don Brewer, Ian Paice, John Bonham, Eric Singer

Favorite Drink: Beer, Jack Daniels

Favorite Free Time: Riding my Harley, Driving my Corvette, Swimming, hanging with my family

Favorite Albums of all Time: Judan Priest/ Brittish Steel
Bon Jovi/ Slippery When Wet

Quote: You only go around once in life, live it to it's fullest.

 
               
 
D - 6 & 15 String Bass / Vocals

Sign: Scorpio

Place of Birth: Transylvania, Romania

Equipment: Rosco basses, Warrior basses, Mesa Boogie amps

Favorite Musicians/Influences: Robin Zander/Cheap Trick, Jeff Lynn/ELO, David Cassidy, Angel

Favorite Drink: Corona Beer, Jack Daniels, Lots and Lots of Water

Favorite Free Time: Polishing my coffin

Favorite Food: Very picky about WHO I eat.

Quote: Kiss my what???

 
   
               
  All of EC production is provided by CNY Choice Audio and Lighting www.cnychoiceaudioandlighting.com