Rye Coalition have remained a longtime favorite of fans of high energy live shows thanks to the manic performances of singer Ralph Cuseglio. The band is also extremely successful in translating this sound onto a recorded format. From their early full-lengths Hee Saw Dhuh Kaet and The Lipstick Game to more recent releases like On Top and the Jersey Girls EP, the Rye Coalition have given you one sweet taste after another of fine young men playing real rock and roll music. It is as simple as that. Jon Gonnelli has carefully constructed some of the hardest-hitting guitar riffs in recent memory. Drummer Dave Leto is the offspring of John Bonham after a whiskey binge. Bassist Justin Morey holds it all together in a cool John Entwistle-style demeanor, always certain to be speaking with a young lady after the show.
With On Top, original Rye guitarist Herb J. Wiley returned to the group and doubled the degree of six-string prowess, lacing the undeniable influence of