The quartet known as The Weeklings perform Beatles-inspired power pop music with infectious passion and enthusiasm. As professional musicians that have appeared and collaborated with many high profile national artists, they bring a level of precision and authenticity rarely matched in any performance of 60’s rock and roll!
The Weeklings are:
Glen Burtnik - "Lefty Weekling" (bass/vocals),
Bob Burger - "Zeek Weekling" (rhythm guitar/vocals),
John Merjave - "Rocky Weekling" (lead guitar and vocals)
Joe Bellia - "Smokestack Weekling" (drums and vocals).
Glen Burtnik is a platinum and gold record songwriter, and well-known member of Styx, ELO, and Beatlemania on Broadway. Bob Burger is a gold record songwriter that has performed with Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Southside Johnny and many others.
John Merjave is a renowned veteran of national Beatles shows performing with Billy Preston, Donovan, Denny Laine and many others. Joe Bellia, a master of the “Ringo” drumming style, is a highly sought studio/live drummer performing with such greats as Dave Mason, Southside Johnny, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi and many more.