THE BAND

Shawn Peter

// Lead Vocals-Guitar-Banjo-Trumpet-Lap Steel

 

Shawn Peter has been a part of such groups as A Single Second, The Lonely Kings, & Fudi. First Generation German/American, Shawn grew up in Foothill Farms Ca. An old dairy community north east of Sacramento Ca. Shawn has been a Sacramento Historian for The Sacramento Downtown Partnership since 2000, and has spearheaded The Concept behind The Ghost Town Rebellion, by combining his love of history and music! Shawn is also an accomplished audio engineer, graduated from The American River College/Sacramento City College Recording Programs, Shawn keeps the group inhouse, by doing all the tracking and recording at his studio in Carmichael Ca. The Decompression Chamber. 

Mike Shively

// Lead Vocals-Guitar-Lap steel

 

Song Writer and Multi instrumentalist Mike Shively has been in bands such as Grey Atlas, Andrus~Shively, Nothing Like Negative and a solo career; to name a few. Long time friend and previous band mate (Carousel) Shawn Peter, originally slated Mike to play drums for the band but felt like their vocal and guitar pairing was more of Mike’s calling. Mike has played in a multitude of different genres over his musical career working in bands influenced by artistes such as the Beatles, Elton John, Simon and Garfunkel, Far, Nirvana, Incubus, City and Colour, and Bring me the Horizon. A Sacramento native Mike  joined The Ghost Town Rebellion in 2015 and helps bring history to life through his song writing and high energy live performances. 

Steven Martin

// Percussion

 

Steven Martin, drumming since age 7, has been a Professional Studio & Touring Drummer since he was 18. He has performed on over 19 albums throughout his life, & has performed at venues such as Whisky A Go Go, Sunset Strip Music Festival, Key Club, Ace Of Spades, ARC Theatre, & many others. He has opened for international acts such as Marilyn Manson, The Offspring, Black Label Society, Bad Religion, Steve Aoki & tons of others. His roots began primarily with Jazz & Funk, and over time exploded into multiple forms of Rock, Hip Hop, Blues, Gospel & hundreds of other genres. He's studied the art of modern drumming with classics such as Glen Sabado (International Studio Musician), Santiago Sabado (Mandarins Drum & Bugle Corps), Steve Lishman / Dyne Eifertsen (American River Music Professors), and has recorded with Sacramento's most pristine studios & labels such as Knockdown Muzik The Label & Track Shack Studios. His earliest influences include Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Pink Floyd, Dave Matthews Band, & Mats-Morgan Band

Jacob Crain

// Bass

 

Two years after Hurricane Katrina, Jacob Crain (bass) moved to Sacramento, CA from Louisiana to pursue a career in music. In addition to studying recording engineering & live sound, Jake has played in a variety of different bands, with genres ranging from reggae/ska and hip hop to blues, folk, punk, and country. Jake has been with TGTR since early 2017. He was introduced to Shawn Peter by former band members, Justin Forcione & Andrew James of The Three Way. Jake has been heavily influenced by bands/artists such as Jaco Pastorious, Frank Zappa, Queens of the Stone Age, Mastodon, and Thievery Corporation, to name a few. 

Been Singing since childhood, whole family are musically inclined, Was Lead Vocalist in Fudi with Bandmate Shawn Peter, Featured dual lead on The Ghost Town Rebellions Song Yeah, Yeah, Yeah.

Sarah Volkof
// Vocals Keys

 

Steven Martin

// Percussion

 

Steven Martin, drumming since age 7, has been a Professional Studio & Touring Drummer since he was 18. He has performed on over 19 albums throughout his life, & has performed at venues such as Whisky A Go Go, Sunset Strip Music Festival, Key Club, Ace Of Spades, ARC Theatre, & many others. He has opened for international acts such as Marilyn Manson, The Offspring, Black Label Society, Bad Religion, Steve Aoki & tons of others. His roots began primarily with Jazz & Funk, and over time exploded into multiple forms of Rock, Hip Hop, Blues, Gospel & hundreds of other genres. He's studied the art of modern drumming with classics such as Glen Sabado (International Studio Musician), Santiago Sabado (Mandarins Drum & Bugle Corps), Steve Lishman / Dyne Eifertsen (American River Music Professors), and has recorded with Sacramento's most pristine studios & labels such as Knockdown Muzik The Label & Track Shack Studios. His earliest influences include Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Pink Floyd, Dave Matthews Band, & Mats-Morgan Band

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