Skip to content

The Bands

The musical acts of the DirtyVerse, and how they overlap.

Dirty

Dirty is the world’s biggest rock band in the DirtyVerse. They are from Vancouver, British Columbia. They’re on the fictional label Love Street Records, and their albums so far have been “Love Struck”, “Dead Crazy”, and “To Hell and Back.”

Members:

Jesse Mayes – Lead Guitar

Zane Traynor – Lead Vocals

Elle Delacroix – Bass Guitar

Dylan Cope – Drums

Seth Brothers – Rhythm Guitar (from Dirty #3 onward)

 

Jesse Mayes' Solo Project

This unnamed band toured in Dirty Like Me in support of Dirty guitarist Jesse Mayes’ solo project.

Members:

Jesse Mayes – Lead Guitar

Rafael “Raf” – Rhythm Guitar

Letty – Bass Guitar

Pepper – Drums

Wet Blanket

Wet Blanket is a riotously fun rock and roll cover band featuring Dirty’s Zane Traynor on lead vocals and featuring a revolving array of famous guests.

Members:

Zane Traynor – Lead Vocals

Paulie – Guitar

Johnny O’Reilly – Guitar

Rafael “Raf” Serrano – Guitar

Ashley Player – Guitar, Vocals

The Penny Pushers

The Penny Pushers are a semi-successful rock band from Vancouver, British Columbia who has opened for Dirty and features Ashley Player on lead vocals. They have had some radio success. They broke up in Hot Mess (Players, Book 1).

Members:

Ashley “Ash” Player – Lead Vocals

Andy Cooper – Bass

Eric Janner – Guitar

Pepper – Drums

DJ Summer

DJ Summer is the hottest party DJ in Vancouver, if not the country. She has toured in support of her act and has contributed musically to Elle Delacroix’s solo project and others.

Members:

Summer Sorensen – DJ

Breakneck

Breakneck is a Vancouver, BC rock band which has enjoyed moderate success with some radio play. They were together for 8 years before breaking up due to irreconcilable differences between Johnny O’Reilly and the Lead Singer, J.C. Bissette in Wicked Angel (VanCity Villains, Book 3.) 

Members:

Johnny O’Reilly – Guitar

J.C. Bissette – Lead Vocals

Noah Vaughan – Drums

Miles – Bass

Steel Trap

Steel Trap is a Vancouver, BC rock band which was formed by two of the remaining members of Alive (Xander, Dean) after Gabe Romanko’s untimely death and Cary Clarke’s withdrawal into himself.

Members:

Dean Slater – Lead Vocals

Mike, Ross, Dustin “Dusty” – Guitars/Bass, not specified who played which

Xander Rush – Drums

Alive

Alive was Vancouver’s most successful rock band of all time (before Dirty came along), until their trajectory was tragically cut short by their founder and guitarist Gabe Romanko’s death in an accident – a hotel fire set by rabid fan Joseph Fetterman. Their platinum album was entitled “Stand and Fall.” They also had a tradition of drinking vodka shots and chasing them with bread and pickles, which has been carried on by remaining members.

Members:

Dean Slater – Lead Vocals

Cary Clarke – Guitar

Gabe Romanko – Bass (?)

Xander Rush – Drums

The Players

The Players are Vancouvers newest and hottest rock/alternative band, boasting members from The Penny Pushers, Alive/Steel Trap, DJ Summer, and more. Their debut performance had Breakneck opening and Dirty headlining.

Members:

Ashley Player – Lead Vocals, Guitar

Summer Sorensen – Vocals, Keyboard

Cary Clarke – Guitar

Matt Brohmer – Bass

Xander Rush – Drums

Elle Delacroix Solo Project

Solo project for Dirty bass player Elle Delacroix, exploring her love for dance music.

Members:

Elle Delacroix

Summer Sorensen (Contributor)

Johnny O and the Trust

Vancouver’s newest rock band, sprung from the ashes of Breakneck and featuring the writing and vocals of Johnny O’Reilly. They are recording at Little Black Hole (Cary and Taylor’s studio), and are signed with Trey Jones’ Brick House Records. The upcoming album is to be called “Scars.”

Members:

Johnny O’Reilly – Lead Vocals, Guitar

Noah Vaughan – Drums

Rafael “Raf” Serrano – Guitar

Andy Cooper – Bass

Random Attack

Ashley Player’s first band, mentioned only as nostalgia in Players, Book 1. No other bandmates were mentioned.

Members:

Ashley Player

2 thoughts on “The Bands”

Leave a Reply