Fred Russotto ( a.k.a. Freddy Ross ) started playing guitar at the age of six, and playing drums at the age of 15. Fred has over 35 years of professional experience on both instruments.
Some of his first professional jobs in the south Florida area included the Newport Hotel, the Playpen, the Abbey Road, as well as many of the Big Daddy's chain of nightclubs.
Fred played both guitar and drums for the Joey Kennedy Band in the mid-eighties through the mid-nineties. He also played with Ronnie Davis, doing Elvis tribute shows, and performed with national recording artist Tracey Byrd ( in conjunction with Shadow Creek ) at the Davie Rodeo Arena in Davie,Florida .
Fred is also an accomplished lead vocalist and is a perfect fit for the Rodeo Clowns.