Rock, pop, country, dance music. Prepare to get wound up with this crew of veteran NJ based rockers.
Wind up Monkey are composed of Mike Pepe: Drums/Backing Vocals. A veteran of the tri-state band circuit predominantly as a founding member of Pushin Daisys. Has played most of the big draw rooms and headlined a New Year's Eve event at South Street Seaport.
Peter Riario: Lead Vocals. 18 years experience singing in various top cover bands. Very experienced in the NJ cover scene with the bands Nothing Human and Rumor Has It. Also played with Monmouth County shore based band The Hype. His bands have played nearly all the top clubs in the tri-state area including the Tiki Bar July 4th weekend to over 1,000 people, the Pre-Game show at the Meadowlands for N.J. Arena football, Osprey, Aztec, Headliner, Marlin, and Beachcomber.
Frank: Bass. Played bass for the popular N.J. cover band Pushing Daisies and Junkmonkey.
Rob T: Lead/Rhythm Guitar. Played in both original and cover bands. He has played alongside the members of such major label bands as Twisted Sister, Wasp, Vinnie Vincent Invasion, Nelson, Slaughter, and Overkill.