Shannon Peterson has become well known for his three hour break-less shows and his diverse ability to play various genres of music such as alternative rock, classic rock and country.
Phoenix 90 is primarily a 90’s decade, 3 piece cover band that performs the Grunge, Rock, Hard Rock, Pop, and some Hip Hop. We also touch on other great songs across genres.
SHANNON PETERSON- LEAD GUITAR & VOCALS
Shannon’s musical journey began at ten years of age when he asked his father to teach him how to play guitar. From there, it was love at first strum. Shannon began performing as an acoustic soloist in various establishments at an early age of fifteen. Two years later he helped form a band called “Manican Masquerades” along with his brother Corey.
The band jammed out and played the central New York scene for roughly eight years. In the summer of 2004 the band started fresh with the name “Unison” and they packed their bags and headed south to Florida to pursue bigger aspirations and dreams. While living in Florida, Shannon simultaneously performed in the band and as an acoustic soloist.
Shannon thrived with “Unison” while singing vocals and playing lead guitar. The band opened for various national acts such as Lynyrd Skynyrd and Train while performing in several big cities such as Orlando, Jacksonville, Miami and Tampa. Shannon also had the privilege of performing with his band at The Hard Rock Live Orlando on three different occasions. Unison created their own music and wrote their own lyrics and ended up recording an album in 2005.
In 2006, Shannon left the band and moved to Fredericksburg, Virginia where he established himself as a acoustic soloist and performed at several establishments throughout central Virginia. Shannon become well known for his three hour break-less shows and his diverse ability to play various genres of music such as alternative rock, classic rock and country. Shannon has an appreciation for all genres of music and is thrilled to sing and play lead guitar along side his brother Corey Peterson and fellow musician Bobby Curtis.
COREY PETERSON- DRUMS
Corey grew up idolizing musicians such as John Bonham and Buddy Rich. Corey is the backbone & drummer for “Phoenix 90,” along side his brother, Shannon Peterson and fellow musician Bobby Curtis.
BOBBY CURTIS- BASS
Bobby was born and raised into a musical family where he started playing the guitar and the drums at the early age of six. By the time Bobby was sixteen he was playing local clubs and establishments with his older brothers. Bobby is thrilled to be performing bass with “Phoenix 90” and rocking out to all different genres of music. Bobby has a passion and love to play music and he is thrilled to be playing bass alongside the Peterson brothers.