That's the longitude for the East Coast in the Western Hemisphere-precisely, Washington, D.C. This Rising band has played behind numerous national acts such as Sax Man Jimmy Sommers, Grammy Award-Winner Gordon Chambers, Eric Darius, Allyson Williams, and Angela Johnson. The Jazz/Funk band has been lighting up stages across the U.S. since 2001. This band is swiftly evolving into one of the most memorable sounding bands hitting the industry. Now they are set to release their New CD and Single "Shining Star"! The Band members include: Leon Rawlings-Band Director, Bassist/Trombonist; Eddie Baccus, Jr.-Saxophonist; Derek "Redfootz"Freeman-Drums; Kym Clarke-Trumpet; Robert Lanham;Jamal Orr-Keyboards; Lewis "Mike" Burney-Percussions; Stanley Cooper-Guitarist; - Ronald Payton, Jr.-Vocals; Kenny Wesley; Vocals. The band has performed at various festivals and clubs around the country with other artists including: 2 Time Grammy Nominee Ledisi, Maysa, Grammy Nominee Victor Duplaix, Lynne Fiddmont, This band is swiftly evolving into one of the most memorable sounding bands hitting the industry. April 2013, they are set to release their Second CD since their last project in 2009. It has that Washington, DC funk flavor that combines old school and new school. Great Music for your soul and listening pleasure.