Billy Creason – Front Man/Guitar
Billy was formerly with The Hard Time Band, Swamp Donkey,and Stage Coach. You may have even seen him on Nashville Star and American Idol.
Chris Ferrell – Lead Guitar Chris began playing guitar when he was 5 years old and has been playing ever since. He is a versatile guitarist and lists his influences as Robert Johnson, Doc Watson, Tony Rice, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Ricky Scaggs, Jimi Hendrix,Eric Clapton,B.B.King,Eddie Van Halen and Chet Atkins. Chris has been playing in clubs since he was 14 years old. Before landing with DAM-FI-NO, he has played with such bands as Night Horse,Rough Cut,Reflections,Chill Factor, Split Decision, Stoneman’s Raid and Dirty Surprise.
Vernon Jordan – drums Vernon is a 25+ year veteran of the local music scene with such bands as Diamonds, The East Coast Rivieras, Electric Horsemen, and Hurricane Willie.
Rocky Smith-Piano,Mandolin, Banjo, Vocals
Rocky began playing drums with his Grandpa’s gospel group at the early age of (3) three and soon was playing everything he touched. After many years of traveling both nationally and regionally he has settled in Greensboro, NC. Rocky says,”I am really excited to be a part of the DamFiNo family.” Rocky spent several years and still works with the Legendary Easter Brothers. He also spent time at Mercury Records in Nashville,TN. Locally you may remember seeing Rocky with Hurricane Willie, and Rough Cut
Donald Kuhns – : Bass Guitar, double bass, Violin, Vocals
Started playing keyboards at age 8. Held a job as Church Organist at age 13. Began playing bass at age 14 (also in church). Started performing in clubs at age 14. Had performed with Ed Shaughnessy (drummer for Doc Severinsen and the “Tonight Show”), Michael W. Smith, and recorded an album by age 17. Born in Martinsburg, W.va./ Grew up playing Bluegrass, Country, Jazz, Blues, Rock, and Fusion.Majored in music at Shepherd College for two years before transferring to Elon College. Has performed in a number of popular variety bands spanning the East Coast over the past 27 years while living in North Carolina. Excited to perform with the musicians of “DAMFINO” and get back to his roots in music.