GORDON FREE BIOGRAPHY
Gordon Free (Lead Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Drums, Electronica,
is an award winning composer and producer who has scored soundtracks for
DISNEY, IMAX, PBS, ESPN, UPN and National Geographic. He’s released over 20
CDs in Dance, Pop, Electronica, Ambient and World Music genres, won “Best
Score” and charted on Billboard twice. Throughout his career he has licensed
music and scored for hundreds of media outlets including film score,
television score, commercials and the web. His independent and major label
releases and film/tv scores have been heard by millions around the world.
Ron Cohen (Electric, Acoustic Guitar) of Ra Music, is a guitarist, composer and producer who has won two Emmy® Awards for his music composition. His music has been licensed to hundreds of film, TV and commercial productions including The Sopranos, Friends, The Birdcage, Oprah and Drew Carey. He furthered his studies in film score at UCLA under Hans Zimmer & Mark Isham. Ron works out of his state of the art studio in Santa Monica, CA.
Richard Hardy (Woodwinds/Sax) is a Pop, Jazz & Rock musician who has performed with the Dave Matthews Band, Stevie Ray Vaughan, James Taylor, Neville Brothers, the Ultra-Kinetic Orchestra, the Denver Symphony & toured with Carole King for 13 years. He’s also performed on IMAX “Everest” and “Dolphins” (with Sting).
Greg Leisz (Pedal Steel, Lap Steel, Acoustic Guitar) is considered an LA music legend performing with Beck, Ryan Adams and Wilco. Greg has toured on and off for 18 years with Kd Lang. In addition, Greg has performed on dozens of film scores including the funky psychedelic guitar parts on the first two Austin Powers films.
Peter Schimke (Organ, Rhodes, Piano, Keys) Peter Schimke is a keyboardist singer /songwriter who has toured, recorded and played with Victor Wooten (Bela Fleck), Mike Gordon (Phish), Billy Preston (Beatles), Sam Moore (Sam and Dave), Tony Joe White, Gary Louris (Jayhawks), Julee Cruise (Twin Peaks-David Lynch), (Pat metheny), Art Farmer (Jazz trumpet). He is also a member of the Legends-rock TV show band.
Stokley Williams (Drums, Percussion) began playing classic West African instruments at the age of four. He is most recognized as beingthe lead singer and one of two drummers for the band Mint Condition. Stokley has released several CDs on major labels including Electra Records. Their hit songs produced by Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis include: “(Breaking My Heart) Pretty Brown Eyes” and “Forever in Your Eyes.”