lead vocals/rhythm guitar
Jamie has a wide range of musical abilities. She plays bass, guitar, drums, and piano, but she mostly sticks to vocals. She has been active in performing in shows since 7th grade with El Rey Music Center. Jamie has the ability to sing great songs like "Bohemian Rhapsody", but also softer songs like "Stand By Me". Jamie's outstanding voice makes her a great addition to the band.
Colin has participated in private voice/guitar lessons over the past 5 years and has recently played Dewey Finn in up and coming theaters production of school of rock. He has also played in the orchestra pit for prospect high schools production of 9 to 5 and was a participant of the prospect high school show choir known as “mixed company.” Colin is currently studying Music Education at Augustana College.
At age 11, Jason joined his first band, The Day Trippers Beatles Tribute, playing the role of John Lennon. Two years later he left to form The Difference, which he has been playing with since. Jason participated with various groups throughout high school such as marching band, orchestra, musical, and show choir to name a few. On the side, Jason plays with various other groups in the Chicagoland area. Jason's skills on the guitar continue to improve making a great member of the band.
Since he was younger, Drew has had a passion for music. From bass guitar and keyboard, to euphonium and trumpet, Drew’s diverse range of instruments only heightens his ability to play a multitude of styles. The summer before his 8th grade year, Drew saw a street performer playing slap-bass in Vegas and was instantly inspired to pick up the instrument. Drew has participated in such groups as the Prospect Marching Knights, where he plays euphonium. Drew's ability to play a wide variety of instruments makes him an asset to the band.
Jason has been playing drums for many years now. His drum set journey began with lessons at El Rey Music Center which led to him joining his first band. At school Jason participates in such activities as the marching band, orchestra, and jazz band. Before becoming a permanent member of The Difference, he often filled in with the group, and performed incredibly. Jason continues to wow audiences with his skills and his proficiency on the drums.