ROB CARDONE - (East Coast Band)
Born and raised in Bellmore on Long Island, NY. Rob is a versatile drummer who has been a part of many successful original, cover and tribute bands over the years. whether it was competing on Star Search or opening up for Randy Jackson of Zebra, Rob has always given his all to every performance.
Rob has always been around music for as long as he can remember. He began playing drums at an early age and was plying out with bands in his early teens. Rob contributes that passion for music to his dad who still plays guitar to this very day. Many of his family members are musicians as well.
Some of Rob's influences are Neil Peart (Rush), Steve Smith (Journey) and Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers) just to name a few.
When given the opportunity to play with Fire & Ice, Rob said he would love to "hit it with his best shot" ....... hey Rob ..... fire Away!
DERRICK PONTIER - (West Coast Band)
Playing drums for over 30 years, he has toured the USA, Canada, Europe, Japan, Singapore and more. Derrick joined American Hard Rock band Great White in 2001 and played with them through 2005, as well as Jack Russell’s Great White from 2011 through 2014. He is featured on the 2001 live record “Thank You…Goodnight!”. Derrick also toured the United States and United Kingdom as a member of Poison guitarist, CC Deville’s solo project, Samantha 7. He has performed with numerous other bands featuring allstar members, such as Angel’s Frank DiMino and Stryper’s Oz Fox.