John Ladd lives in Milford, Ohio : Sleepy Hollow, New York in 1960. Has been playing music for about 20 years but has never entered in a contest. Has played at Arnold’s in Downtown Cincinnati. Has played music at teh Mansion Hill Tavern, Newport Ky. and has played music with many musicians. He works cleaning homes. Him and his wife, Juanita, have been together for 31 years. He also has played at many other places around Cincinnati and is also a street performer.
Joe Szwed is no stranger to music, has been playing since he was a child and has played in many bands. He plays Harp, bass guitar and piano. He lives with his wife, Mary and they reside in Mt. Carmel, Ohio. He works for Hoxworth. He currently playing in a Neil Diamond cover band. He is from Chicago.