Keyboardist Joe Haley
Joe has been playing since he was 15 years old on bass guitar, influenced by Jonathan Cain of Journey and his favorite band The Eagles, he quickly picked up playing keyboards at the Andy Kucheck school of music. His past bands included, The Weeries , Meer Control and Free Drinx before starting his own original band Shadow Road from '90 - '94. Joe put playing on the back burner in 1995 to concentrate on personal matters before forming The KICKBACK Band 2006.
Lead Guitarist Joel "The Doctor" Fischer
Joel has been playing on and off for well over 35 years in bands that included: Bad Analogy '00-01, Tequila Rose '03-'04 and Sour Mash '04 -'06 before hooking up with KICKBACK. Joel's playing style has been influenced by Duane Allman, Eric Clapton and Mark Knopfler to name a few.
Bassist Rich Parisi
Rich was born to play bass guitar. Rich has played with countless cover and origianl bands throughout his vast musical career. He's performed in some of the most infamous New Yory city venues including Max's Kansas City, The Gaslight and CBGB's, opening for acts such as The New York Dolls and Twsited Sister. With his life long love affair with music and passion for the bass, he lays down a groove of solid bass lines and rock solid bass rhythms.
Drummer Dan Bedea
Originally from Pennsylvania, Dan made his way to New Jersey some 30 years ago, joining original bands such as Jimi Gear and S.S. Steele. where he developed a style to call his own. Influenced by the likes of Rick Derringer, Humble Pie, Montrose and Pat Travers, Dan brings with him a foundation of rock and roll with a tall order of blues.
Lead Guitarist Lenny Bellafiore
Lenny Bellafiore has been playing guitar so long that his first song was "Proud Mary". Steeped deeply in classic rock, the blues and classical, his aim is for audiences to enjoy themselves through the music. Lenny studies with Patrick Appello and Gary Hoey and has performed from London to Tokyo and Los Angeles.
Lead Vocalist Nancy Manuelian
Nancy Manuelian has been singing since she was 17 years old she was influenced by Donna Summer, Joan Jett, Bonnie Raitt and Pat Benatar. Her past bands include City, Alias Romance, Protege', The Joy of Six and Kopy Cat. She loves being on stage and is looking forward to bringing KICKBACK to the next level..