Sarah Van Pelt Wheeler hails from one of Rhode Island's premier musical families with a rich and varied performance history reaching back over 70 years across several generations. Sarah began singing in the church choir at 4 years old. She soon became a soloist for multiple churches throughout the state before joining the school chorus and band as a floutist in the 5th grade. Before graduating high school, she had placed 1st as a soprano in the All-state Chorus, jazz choir and All New England Chorus. For several years, Sarah was the youngest member of the a cappella group SoundCheck. She was a music education major at the University of RI and also sang with the Southeastern Massachusetts Festival Chorus as a young adult while starting her career with several live bands covering all genres. Sarah's range, stylistically and vocally, are a rare one-two punch. She's every bit at home on stage rocking out at a wedding as she is singing classical in a cathedral!
Lori Howes has quickly made an imprint on the local music scene by diving in head-first and singing alongside some of the areas’ most respected musicians. She brings positive energy and professionalism honed through her time spent entertaining crowds at some of New England’s hottest night clubs as the female front singer of Batteries Not Included. Additionally, Lori has been a regular freelance musician throughout New England by playing with such esteemed acts as Wayz & Means, Rewind That, Witzend and Party Girl to name a few! When she’s not performing, Lori is hard at work creating promotional graphics & material for several popular musical acts as the owner of PowerHowes Designs.
Mike Bernier has been playing guitar for 27 years, since he was 10. He's been involved in every type of music imaginable and has played in countless projects spanning those nearly 3 decades. After a long career as a private instructor, and jazz musician Mike began to pursue a top 40 playing career and joined a wedding band. After countless weddings, clubs and shows, he has ventured out to create his very first cover band: MIC DROP.
Mike is also the owner of MBER Productions.
John Gilleese is a keyboardist who’s been playing professionally around New England for the last decade. Experienced in a wide variety of genres ranging from your classic rock, jazz and pop favorites to modern top 40. When he isn’t performing, he spends time learning German, drawing, and troubleshooting computers.