Meet the amazing band behind the man...
Kalynne Michelle: Background/Lead Vocals
Kalynne Michelle, age 22, was born and raised in the small town of Red Bluff, CA. As a child, Kalynne took an interest in music and began taking voice lessons at the age of 8. She has enjoyed performing and making music ever since.
Throughout her childhood and high school years, Kalynne performed at numerous vocal recitals, banquets, charity events, county fairs, local talent shows and various choir shows and competitions where she received awards, nominations and prizes for her talent.
At the age of 18, after graduating from high school, Kalynne moved to Hollywood to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. She attended the Musicians Institute of Contemporary Music and received a degree in Vocal Performance as well as an emphasis in Independent Artistry. Kalynne received scholarship awards for her vocal abilities from M.I. as well as the title of “Most Outstanding Performer” from her graduating class.
Kalynne most recently competed on season 14 of the hit reality T.V. show, American Idol, where she made it to the top 24 girls. Appearing on the show offered numerous opportunities for her that included T.V. interviews and performances, newspaper headlines, an invitation to sing the National Anthem at the west coast famous “Red Bluff Round Up” to an audience of 10,000 people and a headlined show at Red Bluff's home town venue, The State Theatre, which drew fans from all across Northern California.
After American Idol, Kalynne released her first studio EP which included her single, Dear Mr. Heartbreaker. The EP was released on iTunes, Google Play, Apple Music and Spotify.
Scott Felton: Lead/Rhythm Guitar
Originally from New Hampshire, guitarist and multi instrumentalist Scott Felton graduated with music degrees from Beloit College and McNally Smith College of Music. He cut his teeth performing on the Minneapolis music scene working in country, blues, funk, and rock bands that toured throughout the twin cities area and the greater midwest. Scott's musical journey eventually took him to Los Angeles where his musical versatility quickly made him an in demand guitarist for numerous local original, cover, & tribute acts such as Hollywood U2, Goldrush Country, Rodeo Drive, Southbay Country, Just Dave Band, Tina Michelle, The Hollywood Wranglers, and I Want My 80s as well as national country artist Hollywood Yates. Scott has opened for many national artists as well including David Allan Coe, Little Big Town, Kacey Musgraves, Kix Brooks, Parmalee, Justin Moore, Phil Vassar, Eddie Money, The Bay City Rollers, Sonny Ledfurd, Josh Thompson, Eden’s Edge, John Pardi, and Charlie Worsham.
Jeffery Marshall: Lead/Rhythm Guitar
Guitarist Jeff Marshall has been a staple of the Los Angeles music scene for over 20 years. With roots in Southern and classic rock, Jeff has shared the stage with many noted musicians, including Dwight Yoakam, Montgomery Gentry, Jake Owen, Rick Monroe and is currently the guitarist for American Idol runner-up Bo Bice. Jeff has written music for various TV shows, columns for Guitar World Magazine and is currently a head guitar instructor at the prestigious Musicians Institute in Hollywood.
Kyle Jordan Mueller: Drums
Kyle has a Music Performance and Education degree from the University of Missouri with 20 years experience. Since 2007, he has been apart of many national and international tours for major-label artists, the most recent being Australia's Soundwave Festival and a performance residency in Macau, China.
When he isn't on the road, Kyle's most prized gig is working as a studio musician. From playing to producing, you can find him on many tracks spanning all genres. Saint Louis has offered not only the privilege to share the stage with living jazz legends, but an education with a jazz emphasis that can be found in his playing style.
Song Seo: Bass
Song Seo is a versatile bass player who was born and raised in Seoul, Korea. Song graduated Musicians Institute in 2008 and has since toured with DEVO, Arik Marshall from Red Hot Chili Peppers, Michael Austin from the Voice, a legendary female funk band Klymaxx, and Brittany Washington from Beyonce. She also appeared in the TV shows Glee, and My Name Is Earl.