DALE TIPPETT, JR is my solo project, with backup band Tin Lolita, which is Ezra Lange on bass and Agustin Jaramillo on Drums. We play original roots/rock/blues music that’s accessible to the casual listener. Some covers, mostly originals.
SOMETHING BEAUTIFUL is an all-original progressive/gothic/metal band featuring myself on guitar and lead vocals, Justin Smith on bass and Eric Kummerer on drums. We have two full-length releases, available on iTunes or the store at the band’s official website, SomethingBeautifulBand.com We play regularly in Chicago and some suburbs, so there’s a chance to catch us once or twice in the span of a month.
SPEAKEASY is a straight up, bar trio playing hits from the 60′s though today. Featuring Mary Mueller on vocals and Joe Lanzerotti on keyboards. We play periodically at Chicago and suburban Bars.
SWEK is Janaki Jitchovisut on lead vocal, Jon Sugerman on Bass, Eric Kummerer on drums and myself on guitar. We’re a japanese pop-rock tribute. No, really. SWEK plays music from anime, movies, and radio. You can learn nothing about us at swek.com
SWEK is an acronym for Sleeping with Eric Kummerer. No, really.
CANDLELIT is an original electro-goth duo featuring Grace Meridan (ex-Shield of Wings) and myself as vocalists. We play primarily industrial dance music, the occasional ballad or cover.