Born in Montclair, New Jersey, Russ Wheeler
started bass guitar lessons at the age of 12. After seeing The
Beatles live in 1965, Russ knew that he wanted to be a musician.
To this day, Russ admires the talent and creativity of Paul
McCartney. Russ plays a vintage Fender Telecaster bass guitar
and uses Gallien-Krueger stack amps. A pedal board with EBS
compressor and a wireless relay are also parts of Russí
Russ moved to West Bend, Wisconsin in 1980. Most recently, Russ
was part of 2MorroW EvR AfteR. A bass guitarist, performer,
composer, and music-seeker, Russ is a music fanatic. Russ
describes his style as intuitively melodic, seriously
syncopated, skillful and fun to watch. Although his training is
extensive, he is best described as playing by feel.