Ward, Bowen, and Steinman are an acoustic trio who has been playing together in the Beaumont area since 1988. They play an eclectic mix of folk, country rock, bluegrass, rock and roll, and jazz. Ray Ward, who has a degree in cello and has performed with the Beaumont Symphony, plays guitar, cello, and sings. Max Bowen plays guitar and sings. Multi-instrumentalist Paul Steinman, owner of Guitar and Banjo Studio, plays guitar, bass, mandolin, and banjo, and also sings background vocals.