An emotional force of intense energy,
creates the trio "Choozy Mothers". Their unique sound
makes you want to get-up and dance. The musicians have performed
with such national acts as: "BLACK OAK ARKANSAS", "TOM
PETTY", "JACKSON BROWNE", "BAD COMPANY",
"CHEAP TRICK", "ALICE COOPER", "BTO",
"KANSAS", "QUIET RIOT", "DOKKEN",
"DIO", "HUMBLE PIE", "URIAH HEEP",
"JOHNNY VAN ZANT", "LEON RUSSELL", "PAT
TRAVERS" and "SAMMY HAGAR".
If you can visualize three guys
creating an enormous sound with a fierce delivery,
then you have encompassed the experience known as: Choozy Mothers!
ELLIS - Guitars & Lead Vocals: Banging out notes on the
piano at age five (5), is how Chris made his musical debut. He later
switched to guitar at age ten (10) and has never looked back. His
blues based Rock' n Roll style has that warm feeling that can start
your blood flowing rapidly. A love for the stage is evident by his
compilation of live performances with numerous national acclaimed
acts. His first CD with his band "CHOOZY MOTHERS" features
Chris on lead guitar, rhythm guitar and vocals. All thirteen (13)
songs on the CD were written by Chris. His aggressive playing technique
and song writing ability will be sure to please the ears of all
BURNHAM - Kent has joined the ranks as the newest “Mother”.
Over the years he has played with numerous bands in the Kansas City
area. Formerly a recording artist with Atlantic Records band “Banshee”,
Kent also appeared in their MTV Video. He performed as the lead
drummer in the 12 piece percussion show “Sticks of Thunder”
at Union Station, which had great reviews and ran weekly for over
a continuous year. Kent is a true professional with the skills and
talent to play with any band.
GRINDY - Bass Guitar & Vocals. Al was driven to perform
the first time he felt the power delivered by the bass guitar.
Over the years he has played with various bands in the Minneapolis
area. His solid groove creates a powerful tone for the trio to build
upon. Al's big live sound and creative arrangement ideas
make him a welcomed addition to "Choozy Mothers".