meet the band
John is an accomplished lyricist and published wordsmith who has finally turned his ‘way with words’ into a musical marvel, taking otherwise straightforward melodies and transforming them into verbal images that attempt to glorify God. He brings diverse talents together in a spirit of hope and happiness. And if that doesn’t work, he adds a few spoken words and signature guitar riffs into the mix! Find out more by checking out his quickly growing blog christianmusicianslive.com
Russell Thorburn is a recipient of a National Endowment Fellowship and the first poet laureate of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. He lives in Marquette, where he sometimes performs with his sextet Radio On. His one-act play of a retro-alternate reality, Gimme Shelter, was set for a premiere at the Black Box Theatre but was cancelled by the pandemic. Read and listen to his radio interview about his poetry on WMUK FM by clicking HERE.
Adding to vocals on our upcoming new EP, Fee Nix, is a fresh new sound and spirit for the Lord.