The members of the band are:
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Robie Godfrey, Vocals
Robie was born and raised in Lynchburg, Virginia. He graduated from
Brookville High School then went on to Randolph Macon College where he
played football and graduated with a Business Economics degree. Shortly
after graduating from college, Robie became a member of the United States
Robie is a fan of many types of music, however, he’s been most influenced by
rock n roll. While stationed in Wonju, Korea, Robie joined his first band.
Even though in previous bands he performed mostly country music he is most
moved and gets the best crowd response with Rock n’ Roll. “I enjoy and
consider it a privilege to entertain a crowd and make them forget the world
while I'm on stage.”
Robie uses a Telex microphone while performing. He also plays Schecter
guitars through a Marshal amp.
David Eubank, Bass
David was born in Baltimore, Maryland but grew up in Lynchburg, Virginia and
was a classmate of Robie’s at Brookville High School. David later attended
Towson University and earned a bachelor’s degree in Business E-Business from
the University of Phoenix.
David was drawn to music at a young age and started taking drum lessons at
the age of 11. He later became passionate about playing the bass guitar and
bought his first bass in 1988. Growing up in the 80’s, he was most
influenced by bassists Nikki Sixx, Michael Anthony, and "Duff" McKagan.
David has been with Out of Spite since 2007 and is one of the founding
members of the band.
David plays Epiphone Thunderbird basses through a SWR bass amp and Hartke
Mike Keane, Drums
Mike was born and raised in New Jersey. Mike currently studies Business
Management at Central Virginia Community College and runs the entertainment
booking agency “On the Spot Bookings.”
Mike’s been playing music for more than 10 years and has played drums in
several bands during that time. He is an excellent musician who also plays
the guitar. Mike’s playing style on the drums can be described as ferocious
and heavy hitting. Mike is most influenced by drummers such as Keith Moon,
Dave Abruzzees, Matt Cameron, and Danny Carey.
Mike plays PDP drums with Zildjan cymbals and uses Pro Mark 747B drum
Mike Lynchard, Guitar
Mike Lynchard was born
in New York and has been playing the guitar since he was twelve.
He has played in many bands including Sick N Tired,
Frail-T, and other
various projects. His influences are Jimmy Page, Slash (if you haven't
noticed), and Randy Rhoads.
He uses an Epiphone Les Paul Standard plain top electric guitar, a Jackson
RR5 Rhoads electric guitar, and an Epiphone G-1275 Doubleneck Custom
electric guitar. He plays out of a Marshall MG 412 Half Stack.
“Big” Dave Davis
Dave is a graduate of Amherst High School and is employed at Billy Craft
Honda in the IT department.
“Big” Dave is an experienced sound man who is also responsible for all of
the stage lighting for live Out of Spite shows. “Big” Dave also provides
supporting vocals during live performances and is a member of local Classic
Starfyre, providing vocals and guitar.
He is assisted by Joe Carpenter, who is the Out of Spite Equipment Tech.