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Meet The Back Pages Band!

 
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ROGER OWENS. Vocals, Guitar and Guitar Synthesizer. Roger has a broad musical background, including being one of the members of "Butler's Orchard", one of the top rock bands in the D.C. area in the 1970's. Roger honed his vocal chops while performing in many vocal groups while a student at Surrattsville H.S. in Clinton, MD, and played in a number of great bands from the heyday of rock music in D.C. Currently, Roger sings in the choir at his church, teaches guitar, and when not playing music, works for the Federal Government.

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HENRY SMITH. Guitar, Keyboards and Vocals. Henry also hails from the great musical spawning ground of Surrattsville H.S. He was a member of Crusader Rabbit, another of the great bands of the D.C. area in the early and mid-1970s. He also played in the "sophisticated rock" band Summer, and in the Clinton All Star Orchestra big band. When not playing music, Henry is a tax lawyer at Smith & Downey.

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RON CAMPBELL. Drums, Vocals and Percussion. Ron is a Baltimore native with a long history in the Mid-Atlantic music scene. Club goers from the 80's may have seen him or heard him perform with the Baltimore legendary underground band "The Last Picture Show". Ron was the drummer, a back up vocalist, and a songwriter in Baltimore's very popular "Love Riot" band through most of the nineties. Some of our fans will remember that Love Riot came to national fame with their great pop single "Smile," and their performance appearance on "Homicide: Life on the Street." (Ron even had a speaking part!). He performed with the folk favorites "The Kennedy's" and many other talented players and singer/songwriters from Baltimore to Nashville. He is recording and doing shows with "The Wretched Outcasts" when not performing with The Back Pages Band. When not playing music, Ron works in the financial industry.

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JOE STANISHA. Bass and Vocals. Joe, who hails from Pittsburgh, has strong roots in music. Joe studied classical music on the trumpet and violin when growing up. He got his experience in rock music playing the bass guitar for many different bands in various venues around Pittsburgh. Joe later worked with Cindy Astlin and Country Thunder, who performed in Southern MD, D.C. and the Baltimore area. When not playing music, Joe works as an IT Consultant.

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NEAL DAWSON. Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar and Percussion. Neal's broad musical background also includes being one of the founding members of "Butler's Orchard." Like Roger, Neal honed his vocal chops while performing in many vocal groups while a student at Surrattsville H.S. in Clinton, MD, and played in a number of great bands from the heyday of rock music in D.C.  Before returning to the D.C. area in 2010, Neal played in a number of the great bands in Memphis.  Currently, when not playing music, Neal, a retired USNR Senior Chief Petty Officer, works for the US Navy as a career government civilian, and also sings and plays in his church band.

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