Sam Licari and the Sweet Tease is a project by multi instrumentalist and singer/songwriter, Sam Licari. Minnesota born and bred, the versatile Sam has performed with many acts around the Midwest, most notably as the bassist for Minneapolis based reggae-rock group Irie Minds, as well as powerhouse three-piece the Matt Schatza Trio. Combining his experience with a love for funk, reggae, blues and popular music, Sam has fused them in this unique expression that is all his own, which you can hear on his brand new album streaming across all platforms.
Smokin’ Joe is a man. Smokin’ Joe is a band. It is what it needs to be, when it needs to be it. Joe Scarpellino is a singer/songwriter from the Midwestern USA with deep roots in rock and a love for it all.