Old Hudson Valley Bands

A Look Back At The Hudson Valley Music Scene



From Yonkers NY Schaker was a Original Rock/Metal band that formed early 80's till 1984. Schaker was John Bartelucci on Bass, Brendan Capucci on Guitar, Paul Hendricks on Vocals, Pete Scuderi on Lead Guitar and Rob Dileece on drums. Prior drummers were Ray Alexandrian and Mike Yarzurlo (both deceased)...Schaker won the "Battle of the Bands" at Rye Playland, which was recorded and aired for UA Cable TV in the Westchester area (1982-1983). Schaker played the Westchester band circuit as well as a opening act. They opened for Frank Marino, Twisted Sister, The Joe Perry Project, Thor and Raven, as well as others. Schaker won time to record at Minot Studios in White Plains NY (Winning the Battle)

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