Dennis Young - Dennis is best known professionally as the outstanding marimba/percussionist for the legendary early 80’s NYC band “Liquid Liquid”. They had a major impact on hip-hop and dance music. Best known for their dance music hit “Cavern” it was sampled by Grandmaster Flash in the making of “White Lines\" Since his days with “Liquid Liquid”, Dennis Young has recorded a number of solo records and has added his signature percussion style to many dance records. Visit Denis\' myspace music site.
Rick Coffee -Rick is a New Jersey native whose musical pathway began to unfold when he was recruited to sing at a local church choir when he was in 4th grade. He got his first guitar and learned his way around the six strings when he was 14 years old. He went on to study music formally in college using his voice as his major instrument to accompany his guitar and piano playing. As a singer/song writer, Rick has written numerous songs. His recent CD release, The Dream Is Real: A Musical Reflection, is an acknowledgment of his musical talent as a singer and song writer.
Dennis and Rick first met back in the early 1980s when they started playing together as Spontaneous Combustion with Dennis on drums, Rick playing guitar, keyboards and vocals and Matt Feinberg on bass guitar. The band roster and name changed and it became know as Physical Traces with John Romanowski playing bass guitar. Although they never recorded an album back then, their music was very progressive and quite good. Now Dennis and Rick are back together again on The Nebula Project: In Search of Converging Sounds.