Bad Sneakers is a 13 piece band that hails from Rochester, NY. The band boasts some of Rochester’s finest musicians including current and past members of Hard Logic, Prime Time Funk, Goodness, The Klick, The Bill Tiberio Band, and The Earthtones. The infectious groove they lay down, along with their precise and dedicated approach to the music will have diehard, as well as new, Steely Dan fans smiling from the first note all the way to the very end of every performance.
Band Members are: Tony Castronova - Guitar, Joe Chiappone - Guitar, Greg Gilmore - Keyboards, Gregg Dougherty-Herman - Keyboards, Dave Pinto - Bass, Ron D'Angelo - Trumpet and Fluglehorn, Bill Tiberio - Alto Saxophone, Mike Sapienza - Tenor Saxophone, Brian Regan - Lead Vocals, Debbie Randyn - Background Vocals, Lauren Rister - Background Vocals, Eva Regan - Background Vocals, and Billy Goodness - Drums.
Trumpet & Flugelhorn
People are talkin'!
"Caught the debut of Bad Sneakers, and Wow, this group packs a wallop! Crushing the Steely Dan. Must see."
"Wow! I could just leave it right here but I hope to encourage anyone who appreciates not just the music of Steely Dan but any music performed at the level which this local all star line up does, to make every effort to support this band."
"Outstanding sound! Do not miss the chance to hear this band!!!"
"Exceptional, I was blown away!!!"
"I heard about this band being put together. With the people you have in this band, I really can't wait to hear you guys"
Amy & Josh
"I've been waiting for someone to seriously do a band of just Steely Dan. Excited to see you guys."
"You had me at Steely Dan!"
"We just heard about this new group coming out. When is your first show?"
Jim & Casandra
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