During his years of living and playing amongst the music scenes of New York, Los Angeles, Nashville and Philadelphia, one thing has never wavered and that’s Brett’s devotion and love of rock n roll.
At age fourteen, Brett’s older brother let him tag along to a Stone Temple Pilots concert which ultimately became the catalyst to his entire career.
Countless hours spent with guitar, keys and vocals, dance and song writing led to his move to Los Angeles to start the first Hellings Band.
Has been a highly sought after session singer, keyboardist and guitarist in the Philadelphia area for decades. Ed’s varied musical career spans everything from classical music, jazz, electronic and ambient music, original new wave and alternative rock music, and tributes to the best that classic rock has to offer.
Ed’s original bands Entropy and Kiwi enjoyed critical acclaim and busy performing schedules, and his original songs and compositions have appeared in advertising and corporate videos, including work for clients such as The University of Pennsylvania Alumni, The Philadelphia Phillies, and Victory Brewing Company. Ed is also a successful cabinetmaker, whose work appears in high end homes all over the United States. Ed joined Hellings as a substitute in June 2019, and became a full time member of the band in August 2019.
Rodney Thurman represents the fresh new image of pop country music, rock and beyond.
With solo projects, “A CAUSE TO RISE”, “WEST”, and “GRAVITY”, Rodney mightily brought to light this trifecta talent of song writing, musicianship, and production to both his fans and music professionals.
Rodney arguably IS one of the most versatile and current artists in the business. From rock, electronic, musicals, and pop – his vocals, writing and playing ability thrive.
Zeus brings twenty-plus years of playing guitar and bass to Hellings.
It all started back home in his native country of Poland whilst listening to his mothers 70’s British Rock vinyl collection; Deep Purple, Status Quo and Wishbourne Ash. Zeus then began writing and composing his own music.
Fun Facts about Zeus:
Originally from Los Angeles CA, Elias Paul Reidy is a multi-platinum, multi-instrumentalist musician, producer and voice over artist.
Elias has worked professionally in several genres of music from Rock, to Country and Hip – Hop. He’s appeared on the tonight show with Jay Leno and Jimmy Kimmel.
Reidy has graced the stages of some of the worlds most renown venues and festivals; Radio City Music Hall, The Dragon Ball Room, Paramount Sunset Studios, The Islington Theatre – London, Punkspring – Japan, The Vans Warped Tour, Z-100’s Zootopia … just to name a few.