Russ Suemnicht Bass Guitar/Vocals
Russ began his musical journey as a youngster playing drums with his father. He then took up the trumpet in grade school and continued to play trumpet through his high school years in the marching band and jazz band. He went on to perform as a trumpet player in various local bands. In 1978 he picked up his first bass guitar, a 1968 fender telecaster bass. That was the beginning of a long musical career as a bassist / vocalist. Russ has performed with many bands through the years in the St Louis / Metro East area, including Nexus , Snapshot, Sneakers, Dixie Express, Level 5, Metro.
In January 2011 Russ, Kevin Lemen and Joe W. Smith formed the band HEAD GAME.
Russ brings with him his years of experience and skills on the bass guitar and vocals. Russ plays a Schecter bass through a Markbass amp.