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                                                             WINSLOW 

                Celebrating the iconic American band The Eagles 
                     Recreating the signature sounds of their live, halcyon era 
         Emanating from western New Jersey, Winslow is: 

Steve Ratchen (vocals/bass guitar)  

Steve founded the band in 2017 with guitarist Don Miller and plays/sings Randy Meisner/Timothy B Schmitt in this production 

-known for playing extended range instruments upside down 
-has active endorsements with both Conklin and ESP  
-writer, bassist/keyboardist for progressive metal recording artists "Alchemy X" 
-writer, bassist for recording/performing artists "The Wizards of Winter" 

Don Miller (guitars/vocals) 

Don plays most of the guitar stylings of Don Felder in Winslow 

-current guitarist for Southern Rock tribute "Black Cross" 
-long time guitar instructor, craftsman and business owner  
-Amongst Don's featured axes are his Gibson Les Paul, ES-345, Doubleneck & Somma custom Stratocaster 

Jack Scharnikow (vocals/guitars) 

Jack sings the songs of both Don Henley and Glen Frey in Winslow 

-veteran NJ-based singer/songwriter and has fronted dozens of rock and metal bands 
-unique range that allows for seamless vocal transitions 
-among Jack's major influences are Kings X, Rolling Stones, Aerosmith and Led Zeppelin 

Ernie Vitale (guitar/vocals) 

Ernie is Winslow's vocal director and harmony coordinator 

-current lead guitarist for Blues/Classic Rock act "Dave Alen band" 
-veteran progressive guitarist in the NJ music scene 

Kenny Donatelli (drums/vocals) 

Kenny sings the songs of both Don Henley and Joe Walsh in Winslow 

-Kenny's influences include John Bonham and Neil Peart 
-currently uses Tama and Ludwig drum kits, Ziljan symbols and Vic Firth sticks 
-former drummer/vocalist for Southern Rock tribute "Black Cross" 

Arnold Valentino (keyboards/vocals) 

-veteran progressive keyboardist for numerous bands including Sequoia 
-Arnold's influences include Jordan Rudess, Rick Wakeman and Keith Emerson

 

 

WINSLOW -An Evening of the Eagles

WINSLOW -An Evening of the Eagles