The Thunder Chickens / Bio

An eclectic and refreshing 4 piece indie roots rock band based out of Mid-Michigan, fronted by the by the one and only Melissa May on lead vocals, violin and rhythm guitar. The Thunder Chickens are no stranger to the road.. Since they formed in 2007, The Thunder Chickens have had their eyes set on goals much bigger than hometown notoriety. An unconditional love for music and the endless passion to pursue greater sound for audiences is what brought these four multi-instrumentalists together. The award winning band consists of four hard working musicians that all share the blue collar mentality. Melissa May, Josh Jekel, Terry Poirier are The Thunder Chickens. The variety of instruments played on stage has caught the attention of music lovers all over America, but the powerful vocals and rich harmonies keeps the audience wanting more. With a continuously growing fan base, the band relentlessly fills the stage with their compelling original songs and covers, and an exciting energy that keeps the crowd on their feet.. All four members share the common goal of endless travel across America.

General Info

Band Members
Melissa May-Vocals,Violin, Guitar,Harmonica Josh Jekel - Elec Guitar, Banjo Terry Poirer-Drums
Artist Name
The Thunder Chickens
Profile Page
Active Since
Rock / Alternative / Americana

Contact Info

Bay City, MI
Josh Jekel - (989)-992-3866

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