Michael Greeley - Guitar , Vocals
Michael Greeley is a resident of Upper Island Cove, where he resides with his wife of four years, Roxanne. Michael has been playing with the family Irish Newfoundland band, Greeley's Reel since its inception in 1999.
Michael plays rhythm guitar and is one of the lead vocalists in the group. While he enjoys all of the bands appearances he especially enjoys playing at various fundraisers and nigthclubs. While Michael loves listening and playing a varity of music he finds great satisfaction in being surrounded by the Irish Newfoundland and Bluegrass genres of music.
Michael says that his biggest musical influences are Ryan's Fancy, Figgy Duff, and Stan Rogers.
Tom Greeley - Guitar, Vocals
Tom Greeley was born in Upper Island Cove in 1955. He still resides in this Conception Bay community with his wife Gloria and sons, Michael and Justin.
Tom Discovered his passion for music at a very early age. In his preteen years he would participate in school concerts and other music orientated community events and during his teenage days he played in several country and rock n`roll bands as a precussionist and vocalist. When Tom reached his adult years he began listening to Irish Newfoundland bands such as The Masterless Men, The Fables, and Shanneyganock, jut to name a few.
This interest lead to the formation of a family band, now known as "Greeley's Reel."
Aubrey Greeley - Fiddle, Accordion
Aubrey Greeley has also been involved with the group since its inception in 1999. His composition, Greeley's Dream, was the only origional track on Greeley's Reel's self-titled debut album.
Playing fiddle and accordian, he provides accompaniment for vocal selections as well as being feature performer for instrumental selections.
Interested in many music genres, especially those related to fiddle and violin, his focus with the group is mainly traditional with a touch of country and bluegrass.
Jack Smith - Bass, Vocals
He has since played with several irish groups including Irish Coffee, and Loose Tea before joining Greeley's Reel in 2004.
Tony Menchions - Banjo, Bouzouki, Bodhran, Vocals
Tony Menchions is a resident of Spaniards Bay, NL and has been a member of Greeley's Reel since 2004. Tony's love for music began at age 6 when he owned his very first guitar. By the age of 10, he was involved in numerous musical school activities such as choir, and concerts. At age 15, he began to immerge himself deeper into the music scene as he would go on to form the band "Mystic". Being so young at the time, he would have to carry a letter aorund in order to be allowed to play in clubs.
Since then he has played with numerous bands and musicians. Some of his influences include Ryan's Fancy, The Irish Rovers, The Wonderful Grand Band, Stan Rogers, Chrisy Moore, and more.
Steven Greeley - Mandolin
Steven Greeley has been involved in music since a very young age. An original member of Greeley's Reel, Steven has recently returned to the province and has decided to come back to the band, not as the bass player he originally was, but as a mandolin player.
Justin Greeley - Accordion, Mandolin, Bodhran, Vocals
Justin Greeley is from Upper Island Cove,