Rochelle, the Texas Songbird, has been singing in one form or another all her life. Whether it was with her friends, in church choir or to her beloved Granny, music has always held a special place in her heart. However, it wasn’t until one fateful day in May of 2015 when she answered a Craiglist ad that she transformed physically, spiritually and emotionally into Rochelle of the award winning Rochelle & The Sidewinders and has not looked back since. Rochelle realized right then her path in this world is to spread love, caring and compassion through music and she has spent all of her time and energy pursuing that goal and obtaining that dream.
Tom has been playing guitar professionally since the age of 14. Originally from Tucson Az he grew up with his mom playing records of everyone from the Beatles and Supremes to Elvis, Lynyrd Skynyrd and the Allman Brothers Band. It is no wonder Tom was addicted to a wide variety of music at an early age. Initially enamored with the British Wave of rock music, Tom quickly sought out their influences and fell in love with American R&B and Jazz artists. Tom has performed, recorded and toured with a variety of different bands as well as taught private guitar lessons during his career. Currently, Tom’s full focus is writing, recording and performing with Rochelle & The Sidewinders.
Jim has been a professional musician for over fifty years and has been influenced from a variety of music including classical music, the Beatles, Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Coltrane, the Allman Brothers Band, Aretha Franklin, and many others. He works every day to mix those ingredients into a soulful, rocking stew that above all pleases audiences.
Steven was born into a musical lifestyle and was practically raised on The Beatles records as a toddler. His love for music was nurtured through family and teachers in Elementary School and he has learned to play many instruments along the way. Steven has over 30 years of stage experience playing with bands and entertaining the crowds.
Keenan is a performing artist and classically trained musician well versed in a variety of genres. Being a Mississippi native, the home of the blues and gospel music, Keenan picked up the drums in church at a very young age. Drawing from his gospel roots, his playing style is best described as dynamic leading him to playing with alternative bands across the Southeast.