MILES HARRIS and TRIPLE THREAT
The band leader and vocalist, Miles Harris is 17 years old. His major influences are Joe Bonamassa, BB King, Eric Clapton, and Eric Johnson. He is currently in his high school jazz choir and concert choir.
Charlie Krengel is 18 years old, and the band’s guitar and bass player. His major influences include Jimi Hendrix,
Buddy Guy, Greg Koch, BB King, Jeff Beck and Charles Mingus. Along with serving in high school marching band drumline, concert bands, and jazz bands, he briefly served in the gospel blues band Trimmed n’ Burnin’ as lead
guitar player, and sat in with numerous local blues groups, such as the Greg Pitsch Band and Jct. 61-49.
Eric Roberts is 19 years old and plays rhythm guitar in the band. His major influences are Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Greg Koch, David Gilmour and Rory Gallagher. He also worked as the sound man for The Conway Muse open mic nights and occasionally articipated with some of the performers. He was also in the at the Mount Vernon High School band.
Ryan McGrath is the band’s 18 year old drummer. He has been drumming for six years, and his influences include Carter Beauford, John Bonham, David Garibaldi, Joe Morello, Mitch Mitchell, Jojo Mayer and Neil Peart. He also plays in the High School drumline and concert bands and has been the drummer for Mount Vernon High School’s Jazz 1 for the last 4 years.
Courtesy of Eric Steiner from the February issue of the Washington Blues Society "Blues Letter"