Luke Morgan is a singer/songwriter from Bakersfield, California, originally from Alabama. Luke brings a combination of southern rock and country music to his original tunes. Growing up in Alabama, Luke was exposed to diverse influences including Hank Williams Sr and Jr, Johnny Cash, Lynyrd Skynyrd, David Allen Coe, Eagles, and Led Zepplin. Concentrating on lyrical content that is meaningful and relates to real life, he considers his sound to be something that “People living real life” can relate to. Topics like love, loss, raising a family, and faith are all common threads in his songs.
Wine country Cali singer/songwriter, Jineanne melts melodies of r&b, pop and smooth jazz. She is also known as the "singing dental hygienist", but her passion is deeply steeped in music. You can find her singing at some of the most gorgeous wineries on the central coast with her trio, sometimes solo or guesting with other local bands. Behind the scenes, Jineanne has slowly been crafting her EP "Listen" with the help of musician/ producer Damon Castillo and other talented musicians.
Aaron Russell is a singer/songwriter who brings a smooth, intimate tone to the local music scene. Playing some of your favorite covers or renditions of his own original music, Aaron leaves you excited for more. Usually playing acoustic guitar and singing, his vibe will immerse you in a soulful pleasant musical experience to join along with your evening of family, friends and libations!
Her vocal style blends a soulful mix of Jazz, Funk, Soul, and Pop. Currently writing her own original songs, she looks forward to a to share her musical creativity and her love of music to the world's listening ear.
A native of California's Central Coast, she has been dubbed the "Singing Dental Hygienist" singing solo, duos, trios, and other local bands.
Steve Scudder has a musical career spanning over 50 years. Growing up playing blues and rock, Steve was hungry for something a little more challenging. He started dabbling with jazz in his twenties after listening to Robben Ford and Pat Metheny. Their fusion of rock and jazz influenced his chops and he has been hooked ever since. He has played in the bands Stolen Moments, No Effects, and has been a member of the The Five Cities Five for the past 15 years. "The complexity and freedom of jazz keeps me musically satisfied. Playing with Jim in Two For The Road is a perfect place to be."
Jim "Stick" Miller has been a guitaraholic for almost 50 years. He has played in rock, blues, and country bands on the central coast since the '60's that include Lone Star, Country Pie, Apricot, The Pozo River Bottom Band, Flashback, and many others. His music muse has moved from those genres into jazz. "Playing with Steve has provided me with the opportunity to explore new styles like bebop, bossa nova, and swing, and musicians like Wes Montgomery, Charlie Christain, and Lee Ritenour. I hope Two For The Road can do the same for our audiences and acquaint them with those great songs from the '30's up through today. Sit back, relax, and enjoy."
Based out of California, Matt Suarez has been a touring solo Artist for the last ten years solid covering massive ground across the United States.
"His vibes are full of soul. His sound, a needed dose of Soulful Americana that goes from smooth to funky seamlessly. Most importantly, he bares his soul in thoughtful lyrics that make his songwriting very personal and genuine. Add in a tone of voice that immediately relates a sense of home. Matt Suarez will put your soul at ease." ― Suzanne Schonig, Krush Radio