Michael Charnes, composer singer, and guitarist for the San Francisco prog rock band Ibbilly Bibbilly, in the seventies and eighties, composed music for off -Broadway dance/theatre such as Footloose, Talking Beast, and Hundreth Monkey, and got a B. A. in music from San Francisco State University. He has been playing cittern and bass with Julian and the Upside sound (formerly the Julian Trio) since 2007, playing both original and traditional Irish music. "Inquier Within" has Laura Smith on violin. Her brother Darin Smith, joins them on cello for "Kali Yuga Hoedown." The next Kali Yuga Hoedown cd is in progress with added member Caleb Maroni on accoustic bass, banjo and ukelele.
Darin Smith is a cellest with the Ukiah symphony, Julian and the Upside Sound, as well as teaching and competing in fiddle contests.
Laura Smith, Berkeley School of Music graduate, former Ukiah Symphony member, plays in Bluegrass, Irish, and Country ensembles, as well as teaching, competing, judging, and organizing fiddle contests.