The Grape Smugglers are a unique band of seasoned players from the Toledo area, covering many genres of music, including blues, rock, vintage R&B and soul, and a pinch of country. They will be on the MOM Stage on Madison Street this Saturday night, July 2, as the MOM Stage changes its summer hours, starting at 8 p.m.
The Grape Smugglers are a 7-piece band, with their music arrangements reflecting each band member’s musical chops. The Grape Smugglers are best known for incorporating riveting solos into their performances making their concerts memorable and keeping their fan base growing.
Band members include Bob Manley, saxophone and flute; Tim Tiderman, keys; John Grafing, trumpet; Chuck Caswell, drums; Bernie Greenberg, bass; Dave Stella, lead guitar, and Rick Thomas on guitar.