Ten Man Push is the brainchild of 2013 Grammy Nominated Lonnie Park (Singer/Guitarist/Keyboardist) and the world renowned John West (Singer/Guitarist). Lonnie has recorded, performed, and written, with Arun Shenoy, Cozy Powell, Artension, and many more as well as being a composer for television and movies. John is known for his work with Royal Hunt, Trans Siberian Orchestra, Badlands, Lynch Mob, and was voted the #2 rock vocalist in the world by the Burrn! Magazine readers poll. Rounding out the group is the thunderous rhythm section of seasoned drummer Nate Horton and bassist Freddy Villano (Quiet Riot, Widowmaker).
Since being adopted The Official Band Of American Motocross in 2008, Ten Man Push has become an icon in the Motorsports industry. May 2014 marks the beginning of the bands sixth national tour. They have opened the AMA MX National Racing season at the Hangtown National held in Racho Vista. There and many other race tracks, they performed the National Anthem to a crowd of twenty-five thousand or so race fans, and also played live concerts at the events. The band is in the studio writing and recording new material for 2014 releaase.
Ten Man Push is known for their original song “In The Dirt” which is the theme song for RacerTV and a fan favorite at concerts. Also Travis Pastrana used their song “Hate Me” in his Thrillbillies movie. The re-mix of “In The Dirt” entitled simply “Playin’ In The Dirt” has been used by Lucas Oil for the off road truck racing series television broadcasts.
The momentum of the band is gaining steam as they continue relationships and begin new partnerships with sponsors. They are an Official Jagermeister Band. John and Lonnie have an exclusive endorsement deal with Soultool guitars, a custom guitar company based in Switzerland. Ten Man Push has partnered with Muddy Kotton apparel company to produce a whole new, full line of merchandise. Other partners include Smith Optics, and Sony.
The band is currently completing their 3rd album. ‘Rockin The Country’ and ‘Babe From The Boonies’ are the bands first two releases and you can check out the videos on the Ten Man Push YouTube channel HERE.
With the release of new singles, videos and a full-length album, Ten Man Push is poised to expand musically in 2014. Couple that with new endorsements, partnerships and sponsors, and the energy is like a spontaneous wildfire. “The Official Band Of American Motocross” is back in a “BIG” way!!