In his 40-plus years of playing the instrument, Carl Verheyen has created a wildly successful, multi-faceted career. He has released eleven CVB and solo albums, two live DVDs, two instructional DVDs and two books to date. Carl has graced the pages of countless industry publications and been the subject of numerous articles chronicling his rise to the forefront of the modern day guitar scene. He has won numerous polls and musical honors in the US, Germany, France, Italy and the UK. A member of the smash hit British rock group Supertramp since 1985, Carl has played to millions of enthusiastic fans in sold out arenas worldwide. As the creative force behind the Carl Verheyen Band, he has released an impressive and eclectic discography that showcases his endless talents across a wide array of musical genres. His monthly columns and blog posts for Guitar Player magazine are immensely popular as are his online guitar tips and gear discussions which garner thousands of views. He is debated and quoted daily as the guitar communities' #1 "how-to" expert.
Dave Marotta (bass): Burt Bacharach, Gino Vannelli, Manhattan Transfer, Bruce Hornsby, David Benoit and many others. Marotta recently reunited with the Carl Verheyen Band on their latest CD and for several tours. During the last few years, projects have included working on Colbie Callaits' debut platinum-selling album, Coco, on Universal-Republic and Kenny Logginsâ€™ release, How About Now, plus the movies What Happens in Vegas and Wild Hogs. He also conducts bass seminars and music workshops for colleges, music schools and musical instrument manufacturers.
Walfredo Reyes, Jr. (drums/percussion): Santana, Steve Winwood, Traffic, Lindsey Buckingham, David Lindley and others. Few drummers playing today can successfully combine the rich history of Latin, Afro-Cuban and World percussion with the drum set. Because of his versatility, Walfredo is one of the most in-demand musicians in the world today. He currently lives in the Los Angeles area where he continues to expand his talents to recording, producing, composing, education, live performance and touring.