lead vocals and keyboards
Riccardo always felt the call to music as something essential in his life.
Since he was 18 he has been honing his technical and expressive vocal skills to match the perfection of his masters: Steve Perry, Freddie Mercury, Chris Cornell, Bobby Kimball, Eric Martin, Bruce Dickinson. Passionate leader hungry for live performing and travel, Riccardo leads Absolute Journey towards a bright rock'n'roll future every day.
Riccardo also fronts Absolute Journey's sister band, Absolute Leppard Tribute, recreating the hard rock magic of Def Leppard.
A graduate of Humber College of Music (Toronto, Canada), Marko likes to bring a variety of playing styles to the table, though he was raised as a classic rock, funk and pop guitarist.
He is very dedicated to his craft and is committed to satisfy any audience, through masterful executions, enriched by highly emotional expressive techniques.
keyboards, rhythm guitar, vocals
From an early age, Jimmy adopted music as a strong passion and continued to pursue it throughout the years. During his time at Humber college, Jimmy was persistent on developing his musicality and versatility, as he continues to dive into different genres as a way to spark inspiration. From session musician, to producer, to composer/songwriter, Jimmy does a little bit of everything.
He is the only keyboard player in the Journey tribute market who also sings lead and plays rhythm guitar as Journey's Jonathan Cain.
bass and background vocals
Andrew developed a passion for classic rock music from a young age. The bass became his instrument of choice in his early teens. Since then he has been playing in various bands for 18 years.
Andrew studied Performance, Audio Engineering and Live Sound and toured across Canada with original artists in addition to the Absolute Tribute Bands.
drums and backing vocals
Jaden Spanier is a multi-award winning drummer born and raised in the city of Toronto. He began performing as a professional at age 16. Jaden graduated from Humber College where he had the privilege of studying under some of Canada’s top musicians, most notably Larnell Lewis and Mark Kelso.
Jaden’s roots are in classic rock drumming and he thrives on the energy that Absolute Journey and Absolute Leppard bring to their audiences. In addition, Jaden performs in jazz, funk and pop groups.
You can find excerpts of his playing on Instagram.