Keith's Bands: Past & Present

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many bands that I have played with in the past

What (yes, What was the name of the band) April 19, 1975 pictured at Orange High School; my first paid gig. 

L-R: Bill Rieger, Rob Sternfeld, Clarence Chavers III, Keith Chelm

Northstar Kent, Ohio 1977; Jazz fusion, funk, rock band. (I'm in the top hat)

Stryder 1981 Back Row L-R: Billy Osborne, Tom Todd, Keith Chelm Front Row: Jeanie O'Dell

Rapture: 1983 At one time, music was how I earned my full time living.

Yes, I confess; in the 80's I played in some lounge bands. 

L-R: Vince Broncaccio, Joe Russo, Vickie Turpin, Brad Ettling & Keith Chelm.

The BackUp Band has been around for over 35 years. I was a member from 1999 thru 2006. 

Top Row L-R: Tom Shaper, Keith Chelm, Front Row L-R: Neon Don Buchanan, Joe Alessandro, Reverend Lawrence J., Craig Clasen

Last Call 2006 thru 2014- L-R: Rob Lash, Keith Chelm, Bill Saltzman, Irit, Steve Daniels

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