Biography of Wilfred Mellers
Born In Jamaica and move to the US. Went to school in Stamford, CT. Army Band vet. Artist and Drummer
I was a member of the Garfield Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps in the drum line. Graduate from Stamford High School and went into the United States Army as a musician. Attended the Untied States Army Element School Of Music in Little Creek, Norfolk VA. I was in the 33rd Army Band Europe, and the 283rd AG Band Fort Benning GA.
Lived extensively in Thailand but back in the USA now. Been many places, met many different types of people, and one thing I know is that we are all the same.
Went to Norwalk State Technical College where I got an Associate degree in Electo-Mechanical Engineering Technology. I also went to Gibbs Collage and got a certificate in Networking Technology.
Employed at the Torus Club in Pattaya Thailand where I was the drummer for N10CITY band (top 40) playing at the Torus Pub on Walking Street.
Substitue drummer for many top 40 bands in Pattaya
Opening act at the Nuremberg Jazz Festival and the Montreux Jazz Festival
I have done many recording sessions and backed many reggae artist (Chacadimus and Pliers - John Holt - Ken Booth - Super Cat - featured with Sister Carol on the Conan O’Brian show - Nicodemus - Junior Demus - Louie Culture - Judy Mowatt - Spragga Benz - worked alongside Al Anderson from Bob Marley and the Wailers
Recorded for Eric Schilling 'Grammy Award winning Producer and Engineer'
I have been all over the world and back again. Toured the continental USA, Canada, West Indies, Japan, South Korea, Guam, Hawaii, Kwajalean Atol(Marshall Islands) , Germany, France, Denmark, Switzerland
- I Also Rise (Homage to Maya Angelou)
- Transformation Extraordinaire
- I Dream
- “I Think Of You”
- What is a Friend?
- Magic Is In You
- How I love your Voice
- The Milk Is Spoiled
- ODE TO YOUR GHETTO BOOTY
- My Heart Belongs To You
- Take it easy
- Nightmare's NIghtmare
- Beautiful Eyes
A Rising Star
A rising star’s light has been distinguished in the heavens today. Twenty-seven years the light shined on the world. Two months you knew yet it could not be helped. A swift wind blew the light from your candle. No more its beauty will gleam amongst the heavenly bodies. So short-lived this soul gone but never will be forgotten. Taken from us this day on your journey to the ever after. You have gone to be with our ancestors. May they embrace you in their loving arms and welcome you.
Such a stra