Too Much Blue
A good-time, rockin' blues band from the San Francisco bay area in California, Sherie Utter & Blue Lipps have a powerful lead singer, an amiable drummer, and three songwriter/guitarists who keep the songs coming. Sherie Utter (Lead vocals) started her singing career in the church choir, then balanced that with a year as an Oakland Raiderette. She has sung with the bands Carrot Moon and Followship and done choral work. David Tucker (Lead and rhythm guitar, vocals) has had two songs played on local radio and played in numerous bands, including Carrot Moon, Followship, Straight Shot, The Light, Electric Grapefruit, the Half Humans, and The Gapless Generation. John 'Chocolate Cake' Palme (Bass, harmonica, vocals) wrote 'Winnebagoes On The Rampage,' recorded by folk duo Jane Voss & Hoyle Osborne, as well as other songs played on the Dr Demento show. He has appeared on radio stations KPFA, KLAX, and the legendary KFAT as well as bay area cable TV. Harry Pluth (Lead guitar, vocals) played lead guitar for Strawberry Glen, the biggest band in Boise, Idaho, as well as the bands Sutherland Ranch and Staircase. He has also done studio work and played bass for Saint Theresa's church. Dan Ritzo (drums) played drums for the nationally touring show band Butch Whacks and the Glass Packs. He also led the country band City Limit for several years.