Train Wreck

Train Wreck is based in Bemidji, Minnesota however the members live in different parts of the state. Their love for music and performing encourages everyone to have a good time. "For us, it's about the people. We're just some guys that love to play, and we want to party with them." From local night clubs to outdoor events or state fairs, this band is the perfect choice.

 

Making their own scene, a buzz is gathering throughout local communities. The friendly nature of the members, with a power repertoire ensures an excellent night of entertainment.

 

Each player brings unique talent and influential flavor to the stage. Their audience is caught singing along, to a tasty blend of 90's Country to Classic Rock.

 

Jeff - Vocals, Bass Guitar - Cass Lake, MN

 

Jeff was raised around musicians and with most of his family being musicians, started playing guitar at the age of 20. For the love of music, he has worked with many famous musicians and legends... He has worked at the Shooting Star Casino as sound/lighting tech for 6 years with stars like Johnny Cash, Loretta Lynn, Trisha Yearwood, Little Texas, Crystal Gayle, George Jones, Sammy Kershaw, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Marty Stuart, Joe Diffie, Mark Chesnutt, Neal McCoy, Little Jimmy Dickens and many more famous musician. He lived in the Twin Cities area for a couple of years and has worked at the Target Center, Xcel Center, Roy Wilkins auditorium, the Ordway theater, the Orpheum Theatre before moving to northern Minnesota where he has lived for many years and played in many bands around the area. Being a good solid bass player, he has played in Justin Case band, Midnight Ride, Native Thing, Red Cedar Lake band, Wayne Renn Band, Wild HorsesBand. 

 

Hank - Guitar, Vocals - Hibbing, MN

Besides his love for performing, Hank is also a writer/composer/publisher. Has toured nationally with several acts and been directly involved with 90+ recordings. Has performed on such famous stages as The Grand Ole Opry House, The Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, and Pageant of Peace Festival in Washington D.C. Busy with his music career, he lived between Nashville and Mobile, AL. where he studied under and worked for professionals in the music industry.

 

Reed - Guitar, Vocals - Bemidji, MN

Reed has performed in several venues and festivals such as Moon Dance Jam or in arenas with national headliners like Jackyl, Cheap Trick, & Warrant. His knowledge of music and natural talent, with unique Marshall sound, blends seamlessly into each song. Three full length CD's have previously been released under former bands he was involved with. An avid writer, Reed has compiled several originals over his career, which have yet to be recorded. Saving the best for last, look forward to upcoming releases from Train Wreck. They are sure to get your attention.

Craig - Drums, Vocals - Rochester, MN

Craig is a natural musician. He has toured nationally, promoting songs released and played on radio throughout the USA and Canada. Primarily a vocalist, his range and delivery style makes him suitable for a large variety of songs. As a talented drummer, he becomes a deadly combination of skill and showmanship.

Where Can You See Us?

Cadillac's NorthStar Grille - Cass Lake, MN

Derailed Bar & Grille - Proctor, MN

Eagles Club - Grand Rapids, MN

Funkley Bar - Funkley, MN

Grace Lake Bar - Bemidji, MN

Hot Toddy's - Bemidji, MN

Kings Korner - Mahnomen, MN

MoonDance Country Jam 2015 - Walker, MN

Northern Lights Casino - Walker, MN

Seven Clans Casino - Red Lake, MN

SideLines Bar - Cambridge, MN

The Ho Sportsbar and Casino - Grand Forks, ND

VFW - International Falls, MN

Wabashaw Mud Run - Grygla, MN

Wild Rice Lounge - Mahnomen, MN

Wilton Days - Wilton, MN

Testimonials

"I love this band. I have them now 5 times this year because they pack the house."
Greg Granholm - manager Grand Rapids Eagles Club

"Train Wreck rocks, gets better each time I hear them."
 Todd Bartels - owner of Hot Toddy's

"Train Wreck is welcome here anytime."

Emil Erickson - owner of Funkley Bar

"These guys are great! I requested a song, and they actully played it."
G. Hill

"A good band with a great list of tunes."

J. Ambuehl

Videos

Country

my kinda party - Jason Aldean

country girl (shake it for me) - Luke Bryant

hicktown - Jason Aldean

time marches on - Tracy Lawrence

that ain't my truck - Rhett Aitkin

i like it i love it - Tim McGraw

some girls do - Sawyer Brown

guitars and cadillacs - Dwight Yoakum

friends in low places - Garth Brooks

liza Jane - Vince Gill

sold - John Michael Montgomery

fast as you - Dwight Yoakum

stranger in my house - Ronnie Milsap

proud mary - CCR

wonderful tonight - Eric Clapton

dust on the bottle - David Lee Murphy

long haired country boy - Charlie Daniels

fishin in the dark - Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

folsom prison - Johnny Cash

the rodeo song, The Patriots

point of rescue - Hal Ketchum

wagon wheel - Darius Rucker

boot scootin boogie - Brooks n Dunn

workin man blues - Merle Haggard

brown eyed girl - Van Morrison

Classic Rock

jenny jenny - Tommy Tutone

simple man - Lynyrd Skynyrd

rockin in the free world - Neil Young

talk dirty to me - Poison

long train running - Doobie Brothers

every rose has it's thorn - Poison

riding the storm out - REO Speedwagon

mony mony - Billy Idol

basket case - Green Day

you may be right - Billt Joel

gimme 3 steps - Lynyrd Skynyrd

hey jealousy - Gin Blossoms

born to be wild - Steppenwolf

take it easy - Eagles

summer of 69 - Bryan Adams

already gone - Eagles

american girl - Tom Petty

all summer long - Kid Rock

kryptonite - 3 Doors Down

break up song - Greg Kihn Band

sweet home alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd

mary jane's last dance - Tom Petty

wanted dead or alive - Bon Jovi

play that funky music - Wild Cherry

what i got - Sublime

the joker - Steve Miller Band

cat scratch fever - Ted Nugent

green river - CCR

 tush - ZZ Top

roadhouse blues - Stevie Ray Vaughn

crazy train - Ozzy Osbourne

can't you see - Marshall Tucker Band

blister in the sun - Sublime

walk this way - Aerosmith

fight for your right - Beastie Boys

hard to handle - Black Crows

bad moon rising - CCR

cuts like a knife - Bryan Adams

the middle - Jimmy Eat World

any way you want it - Journey

i want you to want me - Cheap Trick