meet the band

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ronni - lead vocals, vibes

Ronni has fronted many successful bands over the years including Rock Kandy, Back Alley and Bad Habits. She provides a powerful lead vocal style that demands attention and grabs your imagination. Originally a Philadelphia suburanite, supporting many great bands up and down the east coast before relocating to the Baltimore area. The consumate performer, Ronni's powerhouse vocals will pull an audience out of their seat and keeping them on their feet. She is a great addition to the Tone Gypsie lineup.  

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danny szeliga - bass guitar , vocals

Danny is a very profilic bassist/guitarist singer song writer. He has been adding the bottom end to many bands all over the Mid-Atlantic since the 1980's. Aside from his stellar bass playing he has done many gigs as an acoustic duo playing and singing classic rock and blues tunes. Danny has been in several very successful bands over the years including "Quiet Storm" and "Shades of Gray". Danny brings a rock solid bass playing to the bands sound and style.

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DAN "the doc" SACK - DRUMS, PERCUSSION, VOCALS

Since the age of 15 Dan has been performing regularly, playing all styles of music including Rock, Jazz, Blues, R&B and Latin. Growing up Dan never missed an opportunity to play drums with any and every band he could find--- (marching bands, concert bands, orchestra, jazz ensemble and college rock bands). In recent years Dan has played with several successful local area Mid-Atlantic classic rock and blues bands. Dan brings a solid backbeat, and steady meter to the Tone Gypsies with his vast experience in the art of drums and percussion. 

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Matthew Tripp - lEAD, RHYTHM AND SLIDE GUITARS, Vocals

Originally from the east coast, Matt has traveled all around the USA and played in several successful bands over  the years, including "Spiral Mind" and "Choice", he also played in a few blues based bands in south Texas in the  1980's. Matt also released a solo CD and was invited to add one of the tracks to the compilation CD - "Guitar  Wizards Vol I&II", released by Versailles Records, Nashville.  

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JOHN mckenny - KEYBOARDS, ELECTRIC PIANO, SYNTHESIZER, saxophone

John is a very talented and versatile keyboardist. He has been a performing keyboardist and teacher on piano and saxophone for many years. Playing in show bands up and down the eastern sea board from Maine to Florida. Classically trained and well versed in many musical styles including rock, blues, funk, country and jazz. John brings a dynamic element to the Tone Gypsies sound and style.