Unlimited energy, is the best way to describe Kavin Shepherd! Kavin started playing local clubs while still in high school in Colorado Springs. After a few years of gigging throughout Colorado, Kavin moved to Seattle where he played with several bands in the area. He moved on to work for Sony Music as a marketing director, helping advance the career's of Pearl Jam and Alice in Chains. After moving back to the Springs and raising a family, Kavin co-founded the Black Rose Band and went on to perform with local talents Annie Gavin and Sandy Wells!
Anthony has been performing in New Mexico and Colorado since his early childhood. He brings a very dynamic guitar style (country mixed with a little rock-n-roll). He has played rock and country in many venues through his career. He led popular classic and 80’s rock bands in Raton, NM before moving to Colorado. This self-taught guitar master wows audiences with his incredible variety of picking styles. Anthony also brings fantastic backup vocals to the band.
Born and raised in Falcon, CO, Mike has an incredible resume’. Captain of the drum line in high school, member of the Navy drum and bugle corps, as well as many other venues. Mike spent time with Harold Dean and The Last Ride playing venues as far away as Canada. Mike also performed as the house drummer for the Colorado Opry, backing up acts such as Rick Tervino, Ty Herndon, Don Williams, Lonestar, Johnny Lee and several others. Mike also brings a dynamic vocal range to the band, which is a real crowd pleaser!
Mike is an accomplished steel guitar picker who has worked with such acts as Johnny Rodriguez, Western Underground, Michael Twitty (Conway Twitty’s son) and several acts throughout Pueblo and Colorado Springs. A Colorado native, Mike brings incredible depth to the band with his crying steel guitar licks, as well as the Nashville sound, popular in country music. Don’t let Mike fool ya, though, he can rock out on the steel guitar with the best of them.
Jeffrey has been performing in night clubs throughout Colorado, New Mexico and Kansas since he was 13 years old. He brings high-energy entertainment to his shows and loves to keep his audience hopping! Jeffrey credits his love for music to his Dad, who led a popular country band in Southern Colorado. He was influenced by great artists, such as: Merle Haggard, Hank Williams, CCR, Ray Price, Elvis, George Strait, Garth Brooks and George Jones.