Blue Mystic is made up of four talented musicians, with experience in a variety of musical styles and background. They can tailor their performances to each setting - from quiet winery settings to four hours of Rock & roll. No venue is too large or small.
The members of Blue Mystic each bring years of experience to the table, giving
them the ability to play in many different settings & for just about any
type of event.
Randy Schuckman (percussion and vocals) has performed with numerous Midwestern groups, including "Early Warning", "STAIN", "Bustin' Loose", "Dynamo Humm", and "Ramblin' Fever". Proprietor of The Drum Studio, Randy provides drum instruction and vintage restoration.
Bill Echo (keyboards and vocals) trained formally for Classical and Jazz performance. His early work included stints in Nashville, Chicago, and Las Vegas. For over 25 years, Bill has worked with Rock, Blues, and Jazz bands in the tri-state area including "The Stratocats", "Ben Bumbry and the Messengers", "The Satalites", "STAIN", "The Knockouts", "The Mud Hens", "The Limos", and others.
Patrick Zillen (guitar and vocals) has thrilled audiences with many groups, including "Almost Human", "Pandemic", "Orange Punch Warfare", "The Bunsen Honeydews", and (the legendary) "SOAP!". His mesmerizing guitar solos derive from eclectic influences- including The Bakerton Group, Clutch, Frank Zappa, Manfred Mann's Earth Band, The Commodores, and more.
Mark Paller (bass guitar) creates musical color with a sonorous style reminiscent of Jazz Fusion greats Jaco Pastorius and Percy Jones. Mark can also bring on the funk with a sturdy background in the Chicago Blues and Rock scene.