JunkBelly's roots trace back through singer and lead guitar player, Wayne Evans. Wayne was the founding member of The Boogie Monsters in Reno, NV. After conquering the Reno scene, he moved the band to Austin, TX where they played many of the classic Austin venues and did some touring. With The Boogie Monsters, Wayne has graced the stage with such classic acts as the Fabulous Thunderbirds, Tommy Castro, Booker T Jones, Dick Dale, Charlie Musselwhite and many more.
In 2008 Wayne moved to Wenatchee, WA for family reasons and since has assembled some local heavy hitting musicians to form the valley's best pop rockin blues band: JunkBelly.
Music: JunkBelly is a band of seasoned musicians who have made their individual trips around the block. They have passion for music and the experience to know what they want from it. JunkBelly is a blues based pop/rock band that features original tunes that reflect influences such as The Allman Brothers Band, Ben Harper, Funk Brothers, SRV, and Santana.
Since their inception JunkBelly has opened for such acts as Vicci Martinez, Average White Band, and Curtis Salgado and B.B. King. With their roots in the blues and their eyes on the ball they plan on making music that moves people. Whether they play to 10 or 10,000 JunkBelly has earned a reputation for making musical experiences that people remember.
◦Wayne Evans, Vocals, Guitar
◦Jeff Frantz, Vocals, Guitar, Keyboard
◦Mike Gamble, Bass, Vocals
◦Tom Flores, Drums, Vocals