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Silva Saxon, Jr. was born in Sylacauga, Alabama and raised in Gonzalez, Florida. He was part of the Tate High School Marching Band, received music degrees from Pensacola Junior College and the University of West Florida, and played saxophone in the army.



Silva has played with many bands during his career and one of his most favorite times, he played Keyboards, Saxophone and Flute for "The Mighty Carousels", known as "The Show Band of the South" and they were the opening act for many well know artist.



John Anderson, John Conley, Leon Everett, The Forrester Sisters, Billy Joe Royal, Dr. Hook, B. J. Thomas and the list goes on.



Fellow musicians have referred to him as "The King of Chords and The God of Tones."



He is a Member of BMI as a Songwriter and his single, "By The Ocean," was released December 2011.



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Sandra Kaye Hinnant, born and raised in Pensacola Florida with the Beach and Church being a big part of her childhood. Her music roots started with the choir and progressed to a career of bringing happiness to masses for over 30 years. She formed a "Road Band" at age 22, and played the "Circuits" through Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana and Texas! She met some inspiring people like Pee Wee King, Con Hunley, Steven Pride, Ken Rainey, Don Desheild, Jim Ed Brown, Stella Parton, Bill Anderson and the list goes on. She also recorded with Pensacola's own, "Clayton Ivey" at the "Wishbone Studio" in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.



Sandra left the road and headed home to work with Terry Thomas and "The Mighty Carousels" which became known as "The Show Band of the South" and they were the opening act for many well know artist; John Anderson, John Conley, Leon Everett, The Forrester Sisters, Billy Joe Royal, Dr. Hook, B. J. Thomas and the list goes on. The crowd roar was extremely loud when Sandra Kaye was asked to join Billy Joe Royal on stage to sing "Members Only"! "The Mighty Carousels" were very tight and untouchable in Pensacola, Florida! The music was precise and the band had the ability to raise the hair on your arm.



June 1992, Sandra Kaye formed a new band "The LEGEND Band" to assist Gene Chong in the reopening of his legendary club "Gene's Lounge". As the new club underwent changes, so did the band. Silva Saxon was working with "Dicks Hat Band" at the time and decided to come home to help Sandra Kaye build a stronger band.



April 2010 she joined Midnight Confessions and was at Nolan’s for the last night of fun before they closed the door, January 2018.



She signed with BMI in 1983 as a Songwriter and Publisher. So far, she's been blessed with the opportunity to hear 3 of her original songs on mainstream radio and performed one of her songs on the Nashville Network, "You Can Be A Star".



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Alan Girdner/ Pensacola Florida



Since receiving his first drum set at age ten, Alan's consuming love of music has paved the way towards his dream of becoming a professional musician.



During his teen years he played with a band called "Ringwraith". Later he would play with local bands; The LEGEND Band, The Land Sharks, Crossfire, Split Decision, Midnight Confessions. Alan invested 8 years into playing the Casino Circuit all over the U.S.A/ Virgin Islands.



Music has made it possible to not only travel, but to open/play with such legendary rockers as Ronnie Montrose, Elvin Bishop, Atlanta Rhythm Section, John Cougar and Wet Willie to name a few.



Alan is known for his creativity, dedication to music study and as having a "STRONG POCKET" !



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Eddie Parker - guitar and vocals



Eddie has been playing up and down the Gulf Coast for three decades, He was the guitarist at Gene's Lounge with Crossfire the longest-running house band in Pensacola lasting nearly 20 years. Eddie remains one of the best guitarist in the region and has most recently played with Midnight Confessions and now Hales with "The LEGEND Band".



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Jamie Walker - Bass Guitar

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