Caitie's soulful voice and perfect ear make her the musical mastermind behind this powerhouse duo. Caitie is the younger of the two sisters and her passion is percussion. She can slay grown men behind a drum set. She started playing guitar at the age of eight and by the age of eleven she was playing drums. You can also add piano to her many talents. She was the drummer for The Rip City Rockers, an award winning rock band she formed while in high school.
Caitie graduated from Capital University in 2010. She is a professional concert percussionist who regularly performs with highschools, middleschools, churches and other ensembles such as COBB (Central Ohio Brass Band). She is a member of COSO (Central Ohio Symphony Orchestra) and Hiuchi Taiko Ensemble. She is the Percussion Instructor for Buckeye Valley High School and also teaches private students. Along with her passion for percussion, Caitie is a very capable audio engineer currently interning at Vaughn Music Studios.
Caitie has jammed and played with many well-known artists including:
* Roger Hines - former bassist for Ray Charles
* Charlie Martin - former drummer for Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band
* Fingers Taylor of the Jimmy Buffet Band
* The Bob Cats (of Phil Dirt and the Dozers)
* Erica Blinn of The Erica Blinn Band and formerly of The Rip City Rockers
Caities influences include:
Melissa Ethridge - Joan Jett - The Doors - The Doobie Brothers - The Grass Roots - Elvis - The Judds
and many others.
Some Personal Info About Caitie
Currently playing on her IPod:
Lady Gaga, Maroon5 and some golden oldies including
Johnny Mathis, Bobby Darin, and The Shirelles.
HATES spinach and wearing dresses.
LOVES to get her hands dirty working on cars and motorcycles.
Yes, she is and always will be a "tomboy" at heart.