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GUITARS, ROCK, and HONKY TONK with Five of the Top Musicians in Polk County, Florida. The Founder & Lead Guitarist for Cross Traxx, Ed Masseo, played in Upstate New York from his teens to early 20's until his move to Ft. Lauderdale in '79. He took a long break from playing out professionally to concentrate on family and business and finally got back to it again in 2006. His smooth style of playing captures the essence and feel of the original artist's song giving Cross Traxx it's Signature Sound. His reputation as a professional allows him the opportunity to work with the area's Top Musicians. The current line-up is no exception, starting with Polk County's Rebel Son, Jimmy Elkins, fronting the band on Lead Vocals and Rhythm & Acoustic Guitar. Jimmy's 25+ years of experience entertaining audiences all over the State of Florida and Nationally in bands such as Bounty Hunter, is a huge asset to the band. His skill as a Vocalist and Front Man is unsurpassed. When not playing with Cross Traxx, he fronts and sings lead vocals for several internationally recognized Southern Rock Legends. Nick Demos, the Mysterious, Tall, Dark, and Handsome Bassist, has been playing the New Jersey, Miami, and Central Cover Band circuit since the 70's. Nick knows every song from the 60's to Today and his musical tastes and abilities remain current. He is recognized as one of the top bass players in Central Florida. Nick also played with Ed Masseo in the Polk County based band SOUTHBOUND for several years. Polk County's "Go To" Drummer, Eddie Lyons, saw such potential in this current line-up that he came out of retirement to join Cross Traxx. He is The Drummer with The Edge the band was looking for. And finally, David Stimson on Keys adds the "icing on the cake". Dave has played with many local bands, including Bounty Hunter with Jimmy Elkins. He is the Classic Pianist who Rocks the "Traxx".

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Country / Classic Rock / Southern Rock / Americana / Honky Tonk

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Lakeland, FL
Ed Masseo

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