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Dustin Cicero, Darren Stanley, Robbie Handley

This will be an unbelievable pick-up band!!! 

Dustin Cicero: Throughout his lifetime, Dustin Cicero has shared the stage/studio/camera with such artists as Herbie Hancock, Marilyn Horne, Ricco Barrino, Skooly, B.o.B, Domani Harris, Miss Mulatto, Young Dro, EverybodyKnowsStroud, Speech, Dun Deal, Stefon Harris,Jon Faddis, Kenny Garrett, Lewis Nash, Russell Malone, Joe Lovano, Christian McBride, members of the NY Philharmonic, NY Metropolitan Ballet Orchestra, NY Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and many others. Now A Professor At Emory University and picking up gigs when he's not touring with the masters or teaching the next Masters. 

Darren Stanley:  Darren Stanley is one of the Atlanta area’s most established and well-liked drummers. His main gig is touring with Colonel Bruce Hampton, who is described by Wikipedia as a Blues Surrealist. Before that, he was the longest standing drummer for Delta Moon, with whom he toured and recorded for eight years. He is the house drummer for bassist Kevin Scott’s Tuesday night jam session in Atlanta, which is known both locally and by national musicians touring through town as a bastion for experimental music. He is also the percussion instructor for one of the biggest and best high school music programs in the state, Brookwood High School, where his wife is the band director.

Robbie Handley: Kenosha Kid, Larken Poe, Lera Lynn Band, Michelle Mullins Band (**just dominated for a German Grammy), And his new project The Hot Toddies are just a small list of what Robbie has been doing.  Besides heading up ATL Collective and producing and composing shows with the local musicians of Atlanta.  His feel for the bass is like they have known each other forever.