Cory Sipper has been writing and performing songs since the tender age of 13. She has four critically acclaimed albums out and her fifth “Make Your Magic” is being released in Spring 2015. Cory’s songs and voice have been used in hundreds of TV shows, films and commercials over the years, both nationally and internationally. Some of her most recent placements include: American Idol, Bates Motel, The Today Show and Law and Order. Cory has toured nationally opening up for such bands as The Samples and Toad The Wet Sprocket. She has recorded with many fantastic musicians including artists Lindsey Buckingham, Mick Fleetwood, Glen Phillips, Peter Himmelman, drummer Abe Laboriel Jr. and percussionist Lenny Castro. Cory has had a top 10 single in Japan and toured there, as well.
After a long break from actively pursuing her music career, Cory is now excited to release “Make Your Magic.” Cory lives in Santa Barbara, CA with her very nice husband, two little girls, 2 dogs, 9 chickens, 2 ducks, 2 fish, and a cat that bites. Cory is a happy person, much happier now that she is doing her music again.
Nic Mcnamara was born in Johannesburg South Africa and was surrounded by music at a very young age. Upon moving to the states Nic started his musical pursuits while learning recording engineering from his father Stevin Mcnamara – an accomplished musician and studio engineer since the 1970s.
Nic has been playing music in some form or another his entire life. He began recording under the name Black Bears Fire around 2012 and has self released 2 albums, the 2013 debut Start Sleeping In and the 2015 sophomore release The Bottomless Blue. He is currently working on a followup expected to be released in 2016.
He has played with a variety of musicians in live settings but writes, composes and records the majority of his music. Nic currently lives in Southern Oregon and plans to tour rigorously in the near future while continuing to record and produce albums.
Blind Fret is the creation of Guitarist and Producer Raphael Slagg, featuring collaborations with Musicians and Vocalists from around the globe. Raphael’s guitar style is reminiscent of luminary Blues Guitarists like Stevie Ray Vaughn, Joe Bonamassa, and Robin Trower. He’s a consummate professional in the studio with decades of industry experience, with a laid-back, easy going personality that is easy to make close friends with.
Clay Snyder is a Singer/Songwriter and Recording Artist. Mainland born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Clay was island raised in Honolulu, Hawaii by his mother following the untimely death of his father. It was in Hawaii where Clay began to truly hone his craft as a singer, guitarist, drummer, and writer. Embarking on his personal healing process, he developed melodic melodies and rich vocals which have set him apart; coupled with his unique timing and rhythms, he has developed a truly unique musical style that enables Clay to “Spread the Aloha lifestyle, the positive vibes that heal.” While his debut album, Your Own Path, had gained Clay an international following, and is available on iTunes, Amazon and ReverbNation. Clay is currently in the studio recording a new album that will be hitting shelves in early 2015. He loves music with every part of his being and will continue to share his story with the world. Clay currently resides in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Meet State Line Syndicate – an atomic-blast of energy packed into a three-piece band with music rooted hard in the vibrant sounds of the power-pop /rock & punk genres. The current line-up creating their electric-vibe includes Makeshift Mike (Guitars, Vocals), Mikey Virgin (Drums) and Joe E (Bass, Backing Vocals); each armed with a determination to make their music career last a lifetime…
Since the official formation of State Line Syndicate in 2013, this band has continued to electrify audiences and have the crowd chanting their songs enthusiastically back to the stage. With a massively-catchy songwriting style that blends the sum of their influences like Green Day, Weezer and early Blink-182 into their own unique and explosively energetic sound – they’ve ensured one-hundred percent quality in every note and tone by keeping State Line Syndicate a unified three-piece.