Born and raised in Tuscany, Italy with several European and North American tours under her belt, Valentina Raffaelli leads Sunshine Superman. On guitar is Lewin Barringer, the seasoned pro, who has played with the likes of Randy Travis, Blues Traveler, G. Love & Special Sauce, Los Lobos, Nickel Creek, Yonder Mountain String band. On upright Bass is Philadelphia's own Gordon Emma who was chosen to be the personal student of Jazz pioneer Tony Miceli. Destined to be one of the great drummers of our time, Melinda Gervasio holds it all together.
Ethan Pierce has been growing as an artist since the young age of 14. A singer/songwriter, Ethan started writing music when he was 17. Over the years he has explored a variety of creative styles, which has shaped him into a well-rounded musician. Today, his acoustic music is powerful and infused with sincere emotion. Ethan seeks inspiration from City and Colour, Cedarwell, Ray LaMontagne and Bon Iver, and is currently set to release his debut EP "To Paint a Picture" in the Spring of 2012.