Seven Strings band is the "brain child"of Gino Addington,who is the songwriter,of the band's origional material.Seven Strings started back in 2000,and has had several line up's through the years.A Mainstay of the infamous"Noise with the boys"parties,(held in Texas,once a month,a gathering of all musicians,for a large jam)Gino's songs have attracted a cult following of listeners,mostly due to the "catchy hooks"in his songs-now,in 2008 with a fresh line up,of both former seven strings members,and a new lead player,the band seems to be set on driving these songs onto the Texas music scene.It is not un-common,for the audiences at these gatherings,to join in singing the words to some of the band's cult hits like:"Strong Woman","Angels Cry","Even care","Can't Stop Loving Me",and "Voices".With new line up in place,Seven Strings,is building a new show,and planning to be re-recording many of these songs in the near future.Good things take time,and these guys,seem to be cooking a good soup-
the current line up of the band is:
Gino Addington-Lead Vocals,Guitar.
Donny Dorr-Backing Vocals,Lead Guitar.
Matt Hopkins-Backing Vocals,Drums.
Jay Siegert-Backing Vocals,Bass Guitar.
SEVENSTRINGS STARTED BACK IN 2000 WHEN GINO DECIDED TO PUT UP THE FLAT TOP AND GRAB HIS ELECTRIC GUITAR PLAYING MOSTLY COUNTRY MUSIC
FRIENDS GAVE HIM THE PUSH TO START WRITING HIS OWN MUSIC.THAT'S WHEN SEVENSTRINGS WAS BORN.THE BAND HAS NOW PLAYED GIGS WITH SEVEN MARY THREE, FOGHAT,STEPPEN WOLF AND MANY OTHERS.