John Robert Murphy-Lead Vocals
John is a lead vocalist who has toured nationally, and has been part of the New England music scene for 30 years. He has performed multiple times withthe two-time Hall of Fame and founding member of Journey and Santana, Gregg Rolie as part of the Gregg Rolie Band. John also has sung the National Anthem at many events over the years, and most recently for the Red Sox at Fenway Park in September 2017!.
Ron has been playing the bass for a number of years and has performed with many different bands. a selftaught prodigy who has been learning his craft since the age of five. Born into a musical atmosphere he quickly adapted himself to the bass and has been excelling ever since. With an obsession for music and arsenal of basses and amplifiers and the ability to play many style's of music. He becomes a loud, rude, aggressive power bass madman when on stage, thats been rockin' the New England music scene for 2 decades. Playing all types of venues from clubs, casino's to outdoor festivals, places like the Hard Rock café, Mohegan Sun to headlining the 2002 WGIR Rock101 skyshow infront of 40,000+ people and also touring Rep. of So. Korea 3 times playing for the 8th US Army troops that are stationed there and Appearing on Afkn TV and Radio. Ron has arrived to MAKE HIS MARK ON THE WORLD...or perhaps this small area between here and there. Once you have ‘felt’ him play, you will never think of a bass player the same way again
Steve Burrows-Lead Guitar
*Steve has toured, opened up for, and jammed on stage with many bands and players such as: Black Label Society, Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, Alice Cooper, Andy Timmons, Sonata Artica, Dream Theater, Shinedown, Jeff Scott Soto, Twisted Sister, Beyonce, Saliva, Drowning Pool, Stained, Firewind, Nile, Dokken, Quiet Riot, Wasp, Misfits, Jani Lane, Sheila Raye Charles, Doro, Dio, Tuff, Skid Row, Joey Belladonna, L.A. Guns, Into Eternity, Lillian Axe, Steelheart, Danger Danger, Buckcherry, Queensryche, Metal Church, Kittie, Extreme, Anthrax, Edguy, Mushroomhead, Powerman 5000, Yngwie Malmsteen, Crossfade, Overkill, Gary Hoey, Kings X, Damage Plan, Disturbed, Joe Satriani, John Petrucci, Tesla, Rihanna, Pantera, Warlock, Steve Morse, Edguy, Lynch Mob, Shadows Fall, Triumph, Manowar, Symphony X, Seven Witches, to name a few ….
*Grammy Nominated Artist
*Wrote and recorded the music to the movies: Physical Evidence, One of Us, Left Alone, Till Twilight, Written in Red, Scream before the dark, Among Us (won an award for best theme song), The warrior, etc..
*Wrote and recorded the music to many commercials!!
*Steve made it in the "1998 Guinness Book of World Records" for playing the guitar on a song for the most amount of time with the most amount of people!!!!
*Been an in demand studio session player
*makes appearances on a vast amount of radio stations playing live on the radio and doing interviews
*Does guitar clinics all over the US, Canada, Japan, Russia, South America, and Europe!!
*Steve is currently endorsed by: GUITAR WHEEL, STRICTLY 7, PIG HOG CABLES, DIAMOND AMPLIFICATION, GHS, DIRTBAG CLOTHING, MINARIK GUITARS, SHUBB, ONBOARD RESEARCH CORPORATION, GRAPH TECH, HIPSHOT, CURT MANGAN, QUARTZ WATCHES, AMALFITANO PICKUPS, QWIK STIX, L.R. BAGGS, SNAP SHOT PERFECT SHOES, GENEVA WATCHES, LEATHER INC., FREEK ENGERGY DRINK, AMERICAN DRAG SEATS, STICK STUFF, ROCK JIMMIES, FRETLORD, XOX AUDIO TOOLS, GUYATONE, DBZ, THUNDER CASES, ROCKTRON, KELLY SHU, TOONTRACKS, SPIDER ENERGY DRINK, GUITAR GRIP, CHUNKY KNOBS, FARLEY'S MUSICIAL ESSENTIALS, GUITAR HANDS, REUNION BLUES, HEIL SOUND, MUSIC NOMAD, YOU ROCK GUITAR, ROCK N ROLL GANGSTAR APPAREL,
Hillary Blaze (Drums & Backing Vocals)
Hillary Blaze comes at you hard and heavy with both feet kickin! Raised on Rock n Roll, she brings the fire! Devoted to her music, Hillary left her small hometown for the big city of Boston to study with world renowned drum instructor Gary Chaffee (Vinnie Colaiuta, Steve Smith, Joey Kramer) to achieve pro status on the kit. Her versatile history includes performing for 60,000+ at halftime for the NFL Indianapolis Colts at age 17 with her high school band, touring Europe, Hong Kong, and playing festivals throughout the U.S and Canada. She is also a co-founder of the original, all-female, heavy rock band Jaded that has toured and shared stages with Alice Cooper, Alice In Chains, Brett Michaels Rock of Love Tours, Buckcherry, Lacuna Coil, Lit, Papa Roach, Sevendust, Skid Row, Twisted Sister, and WASP among others. The Blaze loves it Live!!! Hillary has endorsement deals with Sabian Cymbals (the only cymbal that can withstand the Blaze!!) and Vic Firth Drumsticks
Bringing together the incredible sounds of rocks greatest arena bands of the 70's & 80's - Foreigner, Journey, Kansas, Styx, Toto. Led Zeppelin and more. Experience the rock ballads Faithfully & Open Arms along with rock classics Feels Like the First Time, Hot Blooded, Separate Ways, Don't Stop Believin, Hold the Line, Blue Collar Man, Carry on My Wayward Son, Good Times Bad Times.... performed as the originals were !
Who is Journeys End???
This Tribute Show is made up of Drummer Hillary Blaze, Keyboardist Paul Kochanski, Bassist Ron Kalci, Guitarist Steve Burrows and John Murphy whose incredible lead vocals and showmanship captivates his audiences like no other tribute singer has. These members bring years of live performance, songwriting & recording experience together and is an act to remember.
Paul Kochanski (PK)– Keyboards & Backing Vocals
Having played the National rock scene for more than half his life, PK is well-known for his charisma, energetic stage presence, and solid playing style. Previously with Captured-The Journey Show , Cold As Ice, and founding member of Foreigners Journey, his playing venues include House of Blues, Hard Rock, Showcase Live, Blue Ocean, Jewel, BB Kings (NYC) as well as national festivals and theater venues. PK has been recognized as being one of the best keyboardists in the area.
Journeys End--an incredible show of the sights and sounds of the greatest rock bands of the 70's & 80's. This new line up of the best pro musicians will undoubtedly captivate audiences better than before.
A Tribute to Journey and other great rock bands of the 80's