Von Din
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Genres
Rock, Alternative
Location
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Labels
Royal Records
Website
http://vondin.com/
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Von Din

Von Din = high energy alternative and meaningful rock from our hearts to yours.
~ giving through music since 2006
~ Germanfest, Summerfest, Steel Bridge Songfest,
~ Elbo Room, Kinetic Playground, Live, The Globe, BBC, Riverwest, Up and Under, Monkey Bar, Hat Tricks, The Rave, The Miramar Theatre, Rooters, Kochanski's, V'nuks, (many, many more)
~ Based in Milwaukee - touring 2013 includes, WI, MN, IL, OH, IN, NY, PA, TX and sunny CA - promoting new CD in early 2013

From the West Coast - on Guitar & Vocals – Eric Wennerstrand (Santa Cruz)
~ At age 8 studied flamenco guitar under Rick Hunter
~ Degree in music theory from Cabrillo College
~ Studied computer and electronic music under Bob Beedy
~ Played in bands in Northern California and Milwaukee including The N.U.G., Surreal Humans in Tune, and Benzona.
~ Rock influences include modern, hard rock, alternative, metal, 70's psychedelic rock, punk and grunge. Eric says, " I try to keep the music I write sounding fresh and current. I do so by listening to new and modern music and then integrating those sounds into my own music palette."

From the Central Coast - on Bass & Vocals – Michael Majdoch (Milwaukee)
~ Bassist for Origin at age 15 making his public debut in front of 500 people
~ Guitar courses at The University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
~ Performed rock, prog-rock, R&B, top 40, and country around Milwaukee and Chicago. Bands included: Paradox, Sinfield Rei, The Debbie Gantner Band and JP & Company.
~ Michael say's his styles draw on a love of Classical, Romantic, Motown and Prog. and Alt Rock; incorporating his own introspective lyrics relating all of our lives’ struggles, experiences and triumphs.

From the East Coast - on Drums – Stevie Z. (New York)
~ Drumming in bands since 10
~ Playing rock for the sheer joy of it
~ Influences include Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Lynrd Skynrd, The Police, Incubus, Nirvana, and Foo Fighters.
~ For Steve, music is all about connecting with the audience. 'Exactly what Steve's been doing best since age 10.

Members

  • Eric Wennerstrand
    Pic of Eric Wennerstrand
    Role / Instrument:
    Guitars, Vocals, Composer
    Influences:
    Rock influences include modern, hard rock, alternative, metal, 70's psychedelic rock, punk and grunge.
  • Michael Majdoch
    Pic of Michael Majdoch
    Role / Instrument:
    Basses, Vocals, Composer
    Influences:
    Classical, Romantic, Motown, Funk, Alternative Rock, Southern Boogie
  • Stevie Z
    Pic of Stevie Z
    Role / Instrument:
    Drums, Vocals
    Influences:
    Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Lynrd Skynrd, The Police, Incubus, Nirvana, and Foo Fighters
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Photographs

  • ahh.. the early days of Von Din
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Press

"Von Din is the perfect mix of high energy, talent and great rock and roll. It's always a pleasure to play them on The Scene. If you haven't heard them, then you're missing out on a great Milwaukee band!"

— Suzanne - DJ at FM 102.1 Milwaukee's Alternative Radio (Jul 3, 2011)