(Pronounced “the le-vah-sees”)
Memorable pop/rock tunes, soulful vocals, fresh melodies, catchy hooks, sentimental and thought provoking lyrics, wailing guitars, screaming organ, sultry piano and pounding drums are what you can expect to hear from this band.
A respected member of the music community, Billy toured as guitarist and lead vocalist for 12 years with E Streeter Clarence Clemons’ band Temple of Soul, releasing 2 CD’s titled, “Live In Asbury Park, Volume 1” and “Live in Asbury Park, Volume 2” which features Bruce Springsteen. Billy is also currently the lead singing guitarist for Tony Stevens’ SLOW RiDE Original Foghat.
Billy has shared the stage with industry giants including Mickey Thomas (Jefferson Starship), Gerry Beckley (America), Jimi Jamison (Survivor), Steve Augeri (Journey), Mike Reno (Loverboy), Wally Palmer, Davey Jones (The Monkees), Willie Nile, Coz Canler & Dave Petratos (The Romantics), David Jenkins (Pablo Cruise), Brian Howe (Bad Company), Nicko McBrain (Iron Maiden), Wayne Nelson (Little River Band), sax great Phil Kenzie (Al Stewart, Rod Stewart, Eagles), David Pack (Ambrosia), Kelly Keagy & Jack Baldes (Night Ranger), and more. Billy will be playing guitar for Eddie Money at at an event at Hard Rock Live in March 2014. His resume continues to grow.
Billy has forged a national career which includes the licensing of dozens of his songs to an MTV series and a publishing deal with Transition Music and Kid Gloves Music. Dozens of his songs have been placed in television shows and in movies, most recently his song “Little Bit of Hurt” appeared in “Promised Land” starring Matt Damon.
Billy is also the lead singing guitarist for Tony Stevens’ SLOW RiDE Original Foghat who tour internationally, most recently in Canada and California.