Jeff Riales, a Memphis singer/songwriter, lives in New York and has 3 CDs out. His second CD, “The Ticket”, was named Rochester’s Local Album of the Year. Jeff has opened as a solo act for John Hiatt and Delber McClinton. Jeff is the songwriter and lead singer for his band, The Silvertone Express, and plays acoustic guitar.
The Silvertone Express Band is Joe Grillo (drums), house drummer for the Flipside Open Mike and performer with area bands; Bruce Diamond (fiddle, mandolin, bass, backup vocals) performs with local and touring bands; Dana Fine (bass, backup vocals) singer/songwriter performing original and traditional bluegrass/folk music, frequently accompanied by his wife, Ruth; and Mike Wittlek (lead electric guitar, mandolin) performer with many bands including HuNu. Jeff and The Silvertone Express perform at a variety of venues across the region.