The Adam Monaco Band

Bio

The Adam Monaco band based out of Philadelphia fuses many different styles and influences to expand the horizons of traditional singer/songwriter music. Their upbeat and lyrical blend of folk rock has engaged audiences regionally and nationally, and they have shared the stage with many well known names throughout the world.

The Band has Just released there album titled ” Woolgathering” in August of 2011 at The World Cafe Live.

Mike Greinke – Keys
This multi-instrumentalist is the newest addition to the band. Primarily rounding out the sound with piano and organ, Mike has his hands in a bit of everything. As a double major attending Lebanon Valley College, he studied Music Recording Technology as well as Jazz Guitar. Although the guitar has always been his passion, an on going love of music has lead him to become well rounded in the banjo, mandolin, and bass clarinet amongst many others.


Chris Peace – Bass
A multi-instrumentalist singer songwiriter who has been involved in array of different bands and music styles including blues gospel folk jazz and rock.


Stephen Kurtz – Bass
Had played in the Adam Monaco band for 3 1/2 years, and has been a key part in the creation of the first album. He is a multi-instrumentalist, and is touring with the Dirk Quinn band, but still continues to be a part of arranging the music, and perform with us when he can.


Phil Waisanen- Lead Guitar
Phil has been a part of the band for about 4 years. His amazing energy and guitar playing has carried the band to great heights, and continues to grow and surprise the audience at all times.


Jim Love – Drums
Has been in the band for almost for 4 years, and has been a professional drummer for over ten years. He is the drum director at the Paul green school of rock, and when he is not our tour with the kids he will perform with the band at any chance.


Carl Bahner – Drums
A new addition to the band, and has been performing with us since January of 2010. He is a muti-instrumentalist and performs with many bands and songwriters in the Philadelphia area.


Gabe Ramono – banjo and Vocal
Has been in the band for over a year and is the icing on the cake when is comes to his banjo and back up vocals.


Adam Monaco
Is the song-writer and the driving force of the band. He has been working on this project for about 8 years and has brought the band to many cool adventures, and songs.