About The Band

Florida’s Premiere Classic Party Rock Band consists of 4 talented musicians. 

Tom MacKnight “Tommy Mack”,  Tom MacKnight, lead guitarist,
The Verge founder and former lead guitarist of The Guilty Pleasures, hails from Norwalk, CT.  Tom has in the past, has been a session guitarist working with artists such as Dan Hartman, Vicki Sue Robinson, Felix Cavaliere, and others during his studio days. During those same years, Tom performed throughout the NYC Tri-State Area with a top club act as a lead guitarist.  Tom’s influences are widespread with artists such as Jimmy Page, Jeff Beck, Steve Lukather, Dann Huff, and others.  Tom has a few songs where he is the lead vocalist and along with Johnny, shares lead guitar duties.  But during the night, Tom shows his talent using the Talk Box, a device that put Peter Frampton on the map and you can assure the crowd will go wild.  A Classic Rock Classic!

Tom MacKnight The Verge

Tom MacKnight, lead guitarist, The Verge

   
John McNulty “Johnny Mac”

Lead Guitar and Lead Vocals:  Johnny spent decades performing, leading bands and doing session work in the New York Tri-State music scene alongside some of the best in the business, including numerous Broadway pros and current and former members of Hall & Oates, Southside Johnny, Jose Feliciano, Steely Dan, Johnny Winter, Average White Band, Original Blues Brothers and many others. Well versed in all styles of music, performing with The Verge finds Johnny back to his rock and roll roots, where it all began. Classic party Rock is Johnny’s roots and you can tell that classic rock is in his DNA!

Johnny Mac, The Verge

Johnny Mac, The Verge

   
Randy “The Iceman” Lindsay, 

Bass Guitar and Vocals: Randy hails from central Virginia and is a veteran of the mid-Atlantic music scene having performed for many years all along the east coast in groups including Calamity Jane, Outta’ Touch, Slider and Jammboxx. Randy’s bands have supported dozens of national acts including Blackfoot, Molly Hatchet, Foghat, .38 Special, Outlaws, Marshall Tucker Band, David Allan Coe, Steppenwolf, Blue Oyster Cult and many others as well as Randy performing with Ozzy Osbourne’s and Black Label Society’s Zakk Wylde on Gibson Guitar Clinics throughout the mid-Atlantic region.  Randy brings a solid foundation and level of professionalism cultivated from many years as a bass instructor, studio session player and live performer ranging from intimate club settings to concert level venues. For Randy, it all comes down to the feedback from the crowds and the satisfaction knowing your talents and ideas touch each person in a positive and reactive way. 

Randy "The Iceman" Lindsay

Randy “The Iceman” Lindsay, The Verge

   
John “JP” Polis,  

Lead Drummer, John was born in DC, grew in Port Charlotte, started his music career on drums at 14.  played in jazz bands, rock bands, classic rock bands, country bands, top 40 dance bands.  JP is influenced by drummers such as Dave Wekyl, Dennis Chambers, Neil Peart to name a few.  JP has played in many SW FL local bands such as American Made, The Boogiemen, Aftershock, Tropical Ave,  Wicked Karma, 66 Decibels, Boothill band.  JP has also jammed a little with Experienced Unlimited and Chuck Brown and the soul searchers. Did some openings for Quiet Riot, Molly Hatchet, and Edgar Winter. 

John Polis Drummer The Verge

      John Polis, Drummer, The Verge

   
   

 

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