The Band

The Top Priority Band Members

JIWON has been singing as long as she can remember. She enjoys songs by Jewell and other singers in her vocal range. Being in the band has taught her to be more open minded about types of music. Jiwon enjoys hanging out with friends, reading good books and watching movies.

PHIL has been involved with music since he learned violin in kindergarten. He first started playing electric bass when he moved to central Ohio in 1979. His bass style is influenced by the jazz styling of Nathan East, and John Entwistle of The Who. The first rock tunes he learned were “Evil Ways” by Santana and “Johnny B Goode”. An Ohio native, Phil enjoys backyard grilling, and is a fan of the Columbus Blue Jackets.

BRIAN got his first kit at 14 years old and never looked back. He’s been performing in and out of bands for the last 30 years. Brian is a lifer for rock and roll. In addition to performing, he likes fishing, creating music and doing nothing!!! His influences include Phil Rudd ,Peter Criss, Alex Van Halen and JP Gaster.

DICK started playing guitar at age 15 and was playing in a band within a year! His major influences in music are Led Zeppelin, Eric Clapton, Grand Funk, Santana and the music of the 70’s! Dick loves playing with a live band and collects guitars, records and a few other things in his spare time.