About Us

Bev Conklin (Vocals)
Fondly called BC, Bev started her singing/songwriting career with her first band, BC & The Blues Crew in 1992. Born in New Orleans, she was classicly trained on piano and nuns taught her how to play acoustic guitar.  BC has earned her wings as THE BLUES VOICE OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY.  She has won Lehigh Valley Music Awards for Best Female Vocalist, Best Blues Vocalist and Best All-around Performer among others.  Bev's mentors include Koko Taylor, Etta James, Saffire, Nina Simoe and numerous female icons in the industry.  She has also recorded at Sun Studios with Friar's Point Band during an IBC competition.

Wayne Smith (Guitar, Percussion, Vocals)
Wayne, a singer/songwriter, has been the primary arranger and producer for BC & Company (BC & The Blues Crew since 1994). Playing in bands since 1967, he spent 10 years with Jay and the Techniques (“Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie”). With the Techniques he also backed up other artists such as Tommy Roe, Gary U.S. Bonds, The Outsiders (“Time Won’t Let Me”), Sam Moore (Sam & Dave), The Miracles, and many others. Wayne has worked with Rock Roots with Dave Frye, Nick Franclik and other outstanding area musicians, touring the schools throughout the Northeast.  He has received Lehigh Valley Music Awards for Best Guitarist and Best Keyboardist among others.  Wayne was the keyboardist and drummer for the Eric Steckel Band during his first few years on the Europe Round Label, which resulted in 2 CDs.

Recordings:


Kevin Groller (Drums)
Kevin, former U.S. Marine, joined The BC Combo summer of 2014 on drums.  His passion and knowledge for music far surpasses his young age and the band benefits from this immensely.

Michael (Pozz) Pozzebon (Keyboards, Bass, Guitar, Vocals)
Pozz is our newest band member.  Bio coming soon...


Joe Mac (Guitar)

Other friends who work with us on occasion:

Scott Siska (Bass, Vocals)
Dave Smith (Sax)
The Horny Guys - Bill Lance (sax), George Kokolis (sax), Dennis Weiand (trumpet), Ron Goosley (sax), Wayne Dillon (sax). Alan Meyerson (sax)
Dennis Weiand (organ) - also recorded "Lively" at his Organ's Den Studio
Nick Roberti (Bass, Guitar, Vocals) - formerly with BC & The Blues Crew
Nick Franclik (Bass, Vocals)
Kenny Dale Siftar (Guitar, Vocals) - Subs for Wayne and the Band at the weekly jam.  Also, Steve Kimock's cousin who attend an occasional jam with us here in Allentown PA.

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