meet the band
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.
danny szeliga - bass guitar , vocals
alice irene , guitars , vocals
mike elliott - drums, percussion, vocals
A dynamic drummer with many years of stage, touring and recording experience, Mike adds a solid groove to the Tone
Gypsies sound. Joining his first band at only 14, Mike has too many accomplishments to list them all. To name a few; bands he has played drums in have opened for the "Dave Clark Five" and the "Lovin' Spoonful", recorded and released a cover of "Substitute" in 1966. Mike has also played and toured with several successful bands over the years including "Tower of London" and the "Gumbo Jam Blues Band".
kathy szeliga - vocals , harmonica , vibes
Kathy has been kicking around with bands in the Mid-Atlantic since she was 18 years old. Everything from Punk Rock, to Classic rock, Blues, R&B and everything in between. Playing in a number of successful bands including "Three Day Weekend" out of Baltimore. As a lead and harmony vocalist Kathy has that soulful sound and stage presence. A multi talented player, Kathy also adds harmonica and several percussion instruments to fill out the groove.
keyboards, synthesizer - tbd