Apple & The Moon is a group of musicians with superb skills and diverse influences who came together to express their uniquely individual sounds and to paint a sometimes smooth but sometimes gritty Rock/Americana style. Lead vocalist and songwriter Elena Aiello has a vocal style that can be described as bluesy with a hint of old country. Nick Collura, the lead guitarist, brings a rock/blues edge to the band with over 40 years of experience and a passion for original music. Chicago native and bass player Mike Makosky mixes his effortless groove with sounds that come from an experienced palette of flavors. Todd Parish is the steady heartbeat of the band displaying flawless technique on the drums. Todd and is also a talented songwriter and vocalist. Their recent debut album was a compilation of songs written by all members of the band.