Team Members

Russ Morrow

PIANO AND KEYBOARDS       Russ started performing at the age of 11. He joined his first band while still in public school. That led to high school rock bands and popular Orangeville-based cover band, Cold Duck. In the late 70’s and early 80’s, Russ played with Dino and the Capris which earned a […]

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Matthew C. Bunt

 VOCALS Matthew C. Bunt started singing and playing harmonica with his first band when he started high school in ’93. Music quickly took over his life.  He kept busy in different bands up until ’01 when he moved to Toronto leaving behind his last band, ‘Push’. Unable to find the right project in Toronto, it wasn’t […]

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Peter Freer

GUITAR, SLIDE GUITAR, VOCALS FAVOURITE SKYNYRD SONG: THAT SMELL Peter is a long-time rock and blues player hailing from Toronto. His bands include Symply Skynyrd and most recently The Bootlegger band. Previous bands include Aeroforce, Deuce, Essential Soul and The Monroes. In the early 2000’s he led Cloud 9 – a top cover band in […]

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Laurence Fontaine

GUITAR, VOCALS FAVOURITE SKYNYRD SONG: FREE BIRD Laurence was interested in music at an early age but did not pick up a guitar till age 15. First favorite bands and major influences where the Beatles and The Rolling Stones. Laurence formed a power trio in high school called Power House which was my first attempt at […]

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Don Guillet

Drums Born in the mid sixties, Don was the youngest sibling to a sister and a brother, eight and five years older than him respectively. Each of them helped pave the way for him with their own musical talents as well as their hand-me-down albums & cassettes. A piano in the den was the launching […]

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Ernie Pegutter

Bass & Vocals FAVOURITE SKYNYRD SONG: WORKING FOR MCA. As bassist for Symply Skynyrd , Ernie began playing guitar at the age of 12, and following musical studies at RCM he quickly turned his attention to electric bass. The reason being there were no bass players for the RCM bands!  Soon after, at the age […]

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