Category: Community Events , Food & Drink, Live Music , Nightlife
Heart to Heart/ Heart Tribute
Date: Thursday, July 2 2020
Sandra James: Vocals, aka Ann Wilson - An accomplished Sultry singer & passionate performer, who sings a wide variety of genres, makes her a natural fit to reproduce the sound of Ann Wilson. Her style roots include genres such as Rock, Country, Pop, Disco, R&B, Jazz. Early Influences: “Heart” made it’s first impression on Sandra by age 10, when her older sister brought home the album: “Dream Boat Annie” and has been forever influenced by “Heart”
Sissy Gilio-Martin, aka: Nancy Wilson, guitar & vocal skills landed her in a current role as Nancy Wilson in “Heart to Heart” tribute band. Sissy could possibly be Nancy Wilson’s twin sister ! Not only is Sissy’s guitar and vocals spot on, she’s got Nancy’s moves and energy too. She has captured the spirit of Nancy Wilson to a “T”. Sissy also had the pleasure of playing with two original members of Heart, Roger Fisher and Steve Fossen, during on of her shows on the road.
Stephen Zipper: Bass, Vocals - Hails from Texas where he started playing guitar at the age of 13 & Bass at age 19. Stephen’s music career includes 2 “Tobi Beau” albums and a #1 single “Angel Baby” which as taken him around the world opening for “The Doobie Brothers,” “Bob Seeger,” “Foreigner,” and “The Out Laws.” Moved to Los Angeles, Ca.1987, Stephen started a career as a recording engineer while playing in various local original & cover bands.
Bob Vitti: Keys
Sean Michael Clegg: Guitar(s)
Joins Heart to Heart with an extensive resume and performance background spanning more than 30 years. He taught himself guitar and began teaching professionally at an early age. He went on to earn his Master’s Degree in Guitar and was inducted into the National Honor Society of Music. Sean is proficient in several types of music including progressive/melodic rock, metal, blues, jazz and classical. Often working as a sight-reading studio guitarist, Sean has appeared on dozens of professional releases in variety of genres.
Mark Kelly: Drums, Recently off touring drums with Jack Russell’s Great White, as well as the Legends of Rock Band. He has also played & recorded with accomplished artists such as Duff MacKagan & Gilby Clarke of Guns & Roses, Warrant, Vrimson Crowbar featuring John Avila (Oingo Boingo), Willie K blues guitarist and T.M. Stevens funk bassist. Early influences include Buddy Rich and John Bonham. Mark is current endorsements include Aquarian drumheads and Sabian cymbals.
Location: Bakersfield Music Hall of Fame
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
2230 Q. Street