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ADRIAN GERARD /  GUITAR/VOCALSADRIAN HAS BEEN A WORKING MUSICIAN FOR OVER HALF OF HIS LIFE.    HE TOURED THE EAST COAST OF THE U.S. FOR 10 YEARS WITH "THE ELJER BAND', AND HAS OPENED FOR CHUBBY CHECKER, THE FIVE SATINS, BULLDOG,[YOUNG RASCALS], DAN HICKS AND THE HOT LICKS, RICKY AND THE ROCKETS, JASON FAULKNER, KENNY HOWES, AND TWICE FOR JOEY DEE AND THE STARLIGHTERS.. A HIGHLIGHT WAS PLAYING THE HERSHEY PARK PAVILLION IN THE BEATLES TRIBUTE BAND CALLED 'ABBEY ROAD".

AFTER THE RELEASE OF HIS ALL ORIGINAL CD CALLED "SOUNDS LIKE...ADRIAN GERARD", HE WAS ASKED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE INTERNATIONAL  POP OVERTHROW CONCERTS. HE PERFORMED THE ENTIRE CD AT THE EL REYE THEATER ON WILSHIRE BVLD IN L.A.   THE INTERNATIONAL OVERTHROW FESTIVAL IS FOR INDEPENDENT POP ROCK ARTISTS.  IN ATTENDANCE THAT NIGHT WAS DOUG FEIGER FROM THE BAND 'THE KNACK' [MY SHARONA]  AND 'SKY' WHO COMMENTED THAT THE SONGS WERE REAL BEATLEY, WHICH THEY ARE. THE CD WAS GIVEN 4 OF 4 STARS IN AMPLIFIER MAGAZINE IN TWO SEPARATE REVIEWS FROM  TWO OF THE MOST LISTENED TO CRITICS OF UNSIGNED POP ARTISTS IN L.A..  AT PRESENT ADRIAN HAS BEEN PLAYING IN A CLASSIC ROCK ACOUSTIC VOCAL  DUO CALLED ' THE  GUISE'  IN 2016 ADRIAN  [THE GUISE] RECORDED AN ALL ORIGINAL CD ENTITLED "FORTHCOMING" WHICH WAS NOMINATED FOR A SAMMY AWARD!

 


JAN FETTERLY / DRUMS /VOCALS - JAN WAS WITH SAM AND THE TWISTERS UNTIL 1968. THEY THEN WERE CALLED THE LIVIIN- END TIL 1975.  IN 1976 FORMED LOOSE/TOO LOOSE UNTIL 1994. FORMED THE COBBLEROCKERS IN 1993 THRU 2006 [ADRIAN WAS ADDED IN 2001] JAN THEN JOINED  "SMOKIN" UNTIL 2012. "THE OTHER GUISE WAS FORMED IN 2012. AND NOW THE COBBLEROCKERS COME BACK TO LIFE! . JAN IS A MEMBER OF THE SYRACUSE SAMMY'S THEIR EQUIVALENT OF THE R & R HALL OF FAME.  [ HE WAS A FIRST GROUP INDUCTEE ] , AS A VOCALIST/ PERCUSSIONIST. HE  PERFORMED ON THE DICK CLARK CAVALCADE OF STARS IN THE 60'S.  HE RECORDED 6 RECORDS DURING THOSE YEARS WITH THE TWISTERS, LIVIN-END AND TOO LOOSE. JAN BACKED UP NUMEROUS  ROCK AND ROLL STARS ON THE DICK CLARK TOUR.

JAN IS A WELL KNOWN ENTITY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK.  HE HAS A REPUTATION OF INTEGRITY WITH AGENCIES AND CLUB OWNERS ALIKE.  HE IS LIKE THE MAYOR OF CENTRAL NY. EVERYONE KNOWS HIM OR HAS SEEN HIM PERFORM. JAN COULD BOOK A  BAND ON HIS REPUTATION ALONE  FOR HAVING AN OUTSTANDING PRODUCT .  "THE COBBLEROCKERS" IS NO EXCEPTION!.

 

JOHN COOK / GUITAR / KEYBOARDS/ VOCALS -  JOHN HAS BEEN PLAYING SINCE THE 1970'S  WHEN HE WAS IN "FRANKIE AND THE FORTUNES," HE  ALSO WAS IN "RMS" A TRAVELING SHOW BAND ALL OVER THE EAST COAST.   OTHER PROJECTS HE  WAS IN, INCLUDE THE BANDS "ZIG ZAG", "FLASH", AND "SILVER REEF". THEN IN 2014 HE STARTED "THE NOSMO KINGS"  WITH TIM CLEARY ON BASS. IN 2019 JOHN MERGED WITH JAN AND ADRIAN TO BECOME "THE COBBLEROCKERS". JOHN HAS AN UNCANNY TALENT FOR HEARING AND SINGING TIGHT HARMONIES!  

 

TIM CLEARY / BASS/ VOCALS - TIM IS ONE OF THE MOST OUTSTANDING BASS PLAYERS / VOCALISTS IN THE CNY MUSIC SCENE!  HE BEGAN MUSICAL TRAINING AT AGE 5 WITH PIANO AND VARIOUS INSTRUMENTS, DISCOVERED BASS AT AGE 13,  AND NEVER LOOKED BACK.JOINED HIS FIRST PRO GROUP, WILKESBURY BRIGADE AT 18 AND WORKED WITH THE TOP AREA VOCALISTS, DAN ELLIOT, RONNIE LEIGH, AND TOMMY "WOODY" FOREST.  HOOKED UP WITH JAN FETTERLY FOR AN EXTENDED COLLABORATION OF ABOUT 30 YEARS WHICH INCLUDED THE BANDS LOOSE, TOO LOOSE, AND THE ORIGINAL COBBLEROCKERS.  TIM RETIRED TEMPORARILY DUE TO SOME HEALTH ISSUES BUT STARTED PERFORMING AGAIN AFTER SEVERAL SURGERIES AND RECOVERY,  STARTED THE BAND NOSMO KINGS WITH JOHN COOK WITH SOME SUCCESS AND FINALLY RESPONDED TO  THE SIREN CALL OF REFORMING THE COBBLEROCKERS WITH JAN, ADRIAN AND JOHN... THIS IS GONNA BE FUN!! 

EVERY ONE THAT HEARS THE COBBLEROCKERS AGREES THAT THEY CERTAINLY HAVE OUTSTANDING VOCALS!! CHECK IT OUT!!