Jukebox Storm is a collective of rock/blues musicians that came together virtually during COVID circumstances to create an album entitled “Something We Did”. Individual tracks from the album have already been released, with the most positive feedback coming in for “Desperate Blues”, “Turn The Page” (cover of Bob Seger hit), “Heels Make Me Crazy”, and “Gonna Be A Storm”.
Jukebox Storm is a band that lifts blues rock in its essence, with melodic vocals, rich harmonies, powerful guitar riffs, firm drum beats, and cohesive bass lines interspersed with brass and harmonica. All the songs, throughout their catalog are cohesive and help build an identity for the band. By turns heavy, bluesy, and funky, they deliver a palette of sounds that is rich and impacting.
If Jukebox Storm proves anything, it’s that the band are at their strongest and most unique carving their own trail, rather than following in the trends of today’s active rock. Even among their peers, there really isn’t a band delivering pure, unadulterated, raw blues-rock quite like Jukebox Storm. This is music that’s mainly meant to invoke primal emotions first and foremost.
Jukebox Storm is made up of skilled musicians, most are from Berklee College of Music in Boston, and nearly all have played in bands for several years. The band includes:
Josh Byrd (guitar) has worked in studios in Nashville, Chicago, LA, Virginia, Georgia, Hawaii, and Texas. He has studied with Brent Mason, and plated all over the world with artists such as America, Hootie and the Blowfish, Brad Paisley, Kid Rock, Amy Grant, Take 6, Brian McKnight, Daughtry, and has sang 2 duets live with Kelly Clarkson.
Graham “The Dutchtreat” Duval (drums/percussion/keyboards) hails from Minot, ME, and has more than 20 years under his belt performing and recording. He has worked with Grammy nominated producer Frank Santos, while in the group Old Abode.
James “Jimmy” Fallon (lyrics/vocals/guitar/harmonica) is working towards a Bachelor degree in Interdisciplinary Music Studies at Berklee College Online.
Andrew “Hacksaw” Harney (lead guitar/rhythm guitar/bass guitar) has played with The James Montgomery Band, Harper and Midwest Kind and was guitarist with Barrence Whitfield from Barrence Whitfield and the Savages.
Joe Knecht III (bass/keyboards/guitar) is an accomplished guitarist, keyboard player, and bass player, having won the judges’ choice award at the Berklee High School jazz festival for bass (2015), first place at Rowan University music tech expo for best original mix (2015), among other achievements.
Danny Morris (bass/organ/piano) has over 40 years of experience on bass guitar on top of being skilled in other instruments as well as decades of experience as a Professor at Berklee College.
Judy Shin (piano), born in South Korea, is a contemporary pianist with a master’s degree in Piano Performance at Berklee College of Music.
Paris Troy (bass guitar) is a self-taught guitarist who grew up playing with jazz musicians in Boston.