Carl Colaizzi - Drums, Percussion and Lead Vocals. Carl has been performing in a wide variety of styles and venues for over 25 years and is a first-call drummer for major acts passing through South Florida. Opera & Orchestra performances include the Gold Coast Opera, Sinfonia Virtuosi and the Symphony of the Americas, to Broadway shows with the Pompano Players, Ft. Lauderdale Childrens Theater and the Tamarac Theater of the Performing Arts. Carl has performed with the Bulldog Classic Rock & Roll Band for over 25 years and is a founding member!
Rich Lesh - Lead Vocals, Harmonica. Rich is a talented multi-instrumentalist and vocalist. Bass, Guitar, Drums, he plays them all. Rich has performed with various bands and recorded with local legends such as Keith Ridenour.
Steve Zimmerman - Trumpet, Flugel Horn, Conga and Background Vocals. Steve is a classically-trained player and is well known for his “fat” sound. An attorney by trade, Steve continues to perform, and teach trumpet and flugelhorn to students throughout the county
Carlos Pinera - Sax, Flute, Percussion Originally from Miami, Florida, Carlos lives the blues and it shows in his soulful feel and tone. By day Carlos works in the field of Information Technology.
Jimmy Peacock - Trombone, Lead Vocals. From Chicago, IL Jimmy is well known for his on- stage antics as well as his strong playing ability. His multi-dimensional music experiences bring depth to the Bulldogs’ sound.
Robert Viands - Keyboards - Native to South Florida. Joined the group in 2012.
Favorite artists are jazz musicians such as Jimmy Smith, Joey DeFrancesco, Tony
Monaco, Brian Auger, and Four Play. Robert brings that big Hammond sound to
- Guitar, Vocals. Mike is originally from the Jersey Shore and brings over 30
years of performing experience to The BULLDOGS. He's a multi-talented
guitarist, bassist, keyboardist, vocalist, and has performed in major club,
wedding, R&B, dance and rock bands in the NJ/NY area. Mike has also
shared and performed with many professional musicians including Stanley Clarke
and Ronald Isley.
Sandy Winnerman - Bass, Vocals.
Sandy is from New Jersey. 40+ years experience. Worked with Jersey Jump
and Club Midge Band. Appeared every Wednesday night at the Franklin Tavern in
West Orange NJ as part of the House band. Basses include Fenders, Hofner, Fodera
NYC, Lightwave and Shroetter German upright. Sandy's funk/Jazz style is the driving force in the Bulldog rhythm section.
(Hall Of Fame) Bobby Hirsch - Guitar, Keyboards, Lead Vocals. The musical maestro and a founding member of the group. Bob had a vast array of musical talents and
was one of South Florida's first call guitarists. Bobby was a University of Miami graduate.
(Hall Of Fame) Jim Dix - Lead Vocals, Keyboards
and Trumpet. Jim is a talented multi-instrumentalist and vocalist. He brings
extensive musical ability through his training from the University of Miami and
Berklee College of Music. Jim runs sound for the band and sings lead when
Rich can't make it. Jim gives vocal and trumpet lessons, check out
his web site here Jim Dix.