The band is from Connecticut's Greater Hartford area has been together since 2005, and although we individually do other projects, we enjoy playing together as a band. Our goal is to be like the smooth jazz group” Fourplay “, able to play other styles, and feature artists in our performances. The band consists of :
Lionel Lee : bass , vocals
Edmund Peart : drums , percussion, and lead vocals
Winston Fisher : Guitar and vocals
We also have AN UNPLUGGED VERSION
Called " ACOUSTIC DIREXION"!
Each musician is experienced with playing to large crowds ranging from arenas to casinos.
Guest Musicians:( on Key boards) John Davis,(ofWaterbury , Ct) ,Jamal Williams ( of New Haven,
Ct) Miyanna Nielson : Sax, and percussion
Sax player / Vocalist Rob Mingrino of Meriden, Ct
Guest Vocalists: Nikita Waller
We are coming out with our original project later this year and have been including these songs in our set list. We also like to play traditional jazz, pop, funk, r&b, and reggae.
Some of our recent performing places have been:
The 2009 Greater Hartford Jazz Fest 7/19/09
Szechuan Tokyo in West Hartford Conn
Club Cabaret in Springfield , Mass.
Ultimate Billiards in Berlin Conn.
Circa Bistro of Waterbury , Conn.
Chatters in Manchester , Conn
Dulce / Hartford Ct
J Michaels Tavern Wethersfield Conn
Cloud Nine of Hartford
Fish Bone Cafe Middletown, Ct