Originally playing the drums for The Doorslammers, Bay Area native keytarist/vocalist Shad Harris, has toured nationally and abroad since 1966, playing drums, keyboard, guitar, and bass with award winning and Hall of Fame artists including Etta James, Charlie Musselwhite, Tommy Castro, and Johnny Nitro. Now he’s back with The Doorslammers and his heavy Blues influence is felt on Keytar and vocals.
Bassist, vocalist, and California Bay Area native, Burton Winn brings life to the groove. His resume includes traveling and recording with Bluesmen like Mark Hummel or Blues vocalist Angela Strehli; playing over 150 gigs a year at local clubs like San Francisco’s Saloon; and a eight year residency with Johnny Nitro and The Doorslammers.
Guitarist Joe Lococo, hailing from Buffalo, New York, enjoys a reputation as a top go-to session and gig player in the San Francisco Bay Area. His plays with Jules Brussard, Bobby Freemen, Kimrea, and Throwing Roses, and he brings depth and fire to The Doorslammers. Joe loves to play, “It’’s what I do, and who I am.”
Popular, in-demand, powerhouse drummer Robin Roth, aka “The Groove Queen,” is known for her driving rhythm and uplifting stage presence. Performing everything from Polka to Punk, her resume includes playing, recording and traveling with Blues singer Angela Strehli, rocker Shanna Morrison, alt-rockers Me Jane as well as many years with the late Johnny Nitro and The Doorslammers.