They were influenced by the mid-century icons of rock n' roll and, of course, the band that influenced the entire generation- The Beatles.
From the top: John, Chuck, Paul, & Charlie
Anyway, the get together was alot of fun. The guys were jamming on an impromptu set of songs, while our families filled the house listening, singing, and clapping along.
My brother Justin took video of the event, and he recently uploaded the songs to his YouTube page. Here is a link to the playlist:
The "Black and the Blues" band members:
• John Carnuccio
• Chuck Emma
• Paul J. Micarelli
• Charlie Pestritto