CLAIRE KAROLY // lead vocals

She may have been trained as a classical mezzo-soprano, but Claire knows how to rock, and rock hard! From soul to classic rock, to opera and musical theatre, to jazz, cabaret, and punk, Claire's mission is simple - to connect with her audiences through evocative performances. As the Lady in the Tramps, she's a force to be reckoned with!

CORY VERBIN // guitar, keyboards, vocals

Inspired originally by the 60's and 7o's classic rockers of his youth, Cory grew up haunting record bins of numerous genres and playing keyboards and guitar in an uncountable number of bands. Having dabbled in everything from rock, R&B, and Americana to punk, reggae, and avant-garage, Cory helps shape the diverse sound of the band, adding varied textures to the ‘Tramps heady blend of styles.

JEFF BURGAN // guitar, vocals

From garages to clubs, Jeff has played a variety of musical styles including rock, pop, folk and R&B. In the Tramps, Jeff's plays lead and rhythm guitar often featuring bottleneck slide. Coupled with his background and lead vocals, Jeff provides several musical layers that contribute to the band's rockin' R&B sound. 

ROSS BLAUFARB // drums, vocals

Ross brings an eclectic musical sensibility to Lady & The Tramps, infusing his playing with a tasty mix of rock, jazz, funk, and R&B. But whatever the genre or song, Ross knows it’s all about laying down a solid, danceable groove.

EARL "GREY" JOHNSON // bass, vocals

A veteran on bass, Earl has been playing since the ‘70s, everywhere from clubs to churches. He has been influenced by classic rock, Motown, Funk, Fusion, Disco, and more. In addition to playing a variety of instruments, he has experience with composing and arranging as well. In the Tramps, Earl contributes to the background vocal section as well as laying down the grooves to keep you dancing!

Mark Yee // saxophone, vocals

The newest addition to the bands lineup, Mark brings years of gigging experience and top-tier musicianship on alto, tenor and baritone saxophone and vocals, adding a gleaming visual presence onstage. 

Booking: Cory Verbin


Phone: 408-832-5481