Transistor Rodeo / Bio
Transistor Rodeo is the creation of David Erdmann, a prolific American songwriter with a catalog written over 30 years. This artist has produced an amazing palette of work, reflecting an extraordinary range of musical genres familiar to today's restless generation. He has toured and performed in virtually every venue, with his own band, "Transistor Rodeo," and as designated songwriter on Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen's "Worst Case Scenario" (Aim Records).
Gary Vogensen- www.garyvogensenmusic.com has toured throughout the U.S. and abroad with many local and national acts including The Elvin Bishop Band, Angela Strehli, Maria Muldaur, Norton Buffalo, Michael Bloomfield, Commander Cody and the Airmen, New Riders of the Purple Sage, Boz Scaggs, Steve Miller, Etta James, Tracy Nelson, Judy Henske, Louann Barton, Rosie Flores, Rick Danko, Lloyd Price, and others".
Steve Bryant- "Big" Steve has many years local band experience with varying influences. A California native, Steve has been labeled "A Rockin' Ass Drummer" by Gary and Dave.
"With roots set deep in the "Motor City" Paul Rogers has branched out all the way to California. As front man and leader of multiple San Francisco based bands: The Dinks, Jimmy Knight and The Daze, Baxter Brothers, Those Darn Accordions and The Christmas Jug Band, he has built a musical legacy that is held in high regard by his peers and fans. Paul has been a long time member and musical contributor of Transistor Rodeo lending his talents as a producer, recording engineer, arranger as well" www.thosedarnaccordions.com
Chuck Terpo was born and raised in the deep south, outside of Birmingham Alabama. As a young man, Chuck attended his first concert (Johnny Cash! The Man in Black himself!)
Chuck has performed with many local and national acts such as Bobby Womack, Mary Wells, Ronnie Montrose, “Shuggie” Otis, The Ballistic Missiles, Border Patrol, Tom Johnston and the late Michael Hossack of the “Doobie Brothers”, David Hayes of “Van Morrison”, Danny Chauncey of “38 Special”, Al Garth of “Loggins and Messina” and “The Eagles, Marcus Miller as well as Davey Pattison, singer for “Gamma” & “Robin Trower”.
Chuck Terpo continues to play shows, record and is currently in high demand as a requested world class piano tuner for national acts that tour northern California and the San Fransisco / Bay Area
Annie Stocking has been a professional studio singer for over 25 years, and has recorded and toured with artists such as Whitney Houston, Van Morrison, George Benson and Neil Young. An incredible vocalist with wonderful energy, Annie has bestowed her unparalleled professionalism to Transistor Rodeo productions for over two decades starting with our first studio release The "EP" in 1990. www.anniestocking.com
- Band Members:
- David Erdmann-Songs/Vocals, Gary Vogensen-Strings, Steve Bryant-Drums, Paul Rogers-Keys, Annie Stocking-Vocals, Chuck Terpo-B3
- Artist Name:
- Transistor Rodeo
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- Active Since:
- Tahoe City, CA
- Joe Ely
- Peter Case
- James McMurtry
- Steve Earle