Split Decision is one of the most sought after bands in the Philadelphia area and has been since 1998. With over 250 dates annually, the band has risen to the top of the market by playing the hottest night spots around. Split also tours up and down the East coast from Boston to Virginia and as far west as the Ohio Valley. They also call the shore points between New York and Virginia home in the summer months.
| Christian was born and raised in Huntingdon Valley, PA. He Graduated from Lower Moreland High School and first started singing when he formed his first band Throttle. Even though he loves to sing his passion is performing, especially for people who like to party. After receiving his degree for Computer Network Engineering, Christian dedicates the majority of his time to playing in Split, as well as writing original music of his own. Favorites & Inspirations – The Police, 311, CSN, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Yes, Edwin McCain, Van Morrison, and The Doors. In early 2004, Christian was nominated for and won a Philly Music Award for Best Male Vocalist. FACEBOOK: facebook.com/christiansplitdecision
|Mike Joined Split Decision in early 2005. He has enjoyed music since he can remember and loves performing. Playing and writing all kinds of music since middle school, Mike enjoys anything and everything that has to do with music and entertaining. Mike graduated from Plymouth Whitmarsh H.S. and shortly after began performing in original bands, writing and arranging several genres of music, while assistant engineering at a world class studio. Mike believes there is something to learn from all music if listen carefully. FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/michael.birchard|
| Ray has been playing guitar since he was 8 years old and started singing in high school. Ray graduated from Father Judge H.S. in Northeast Philadelphia, and spent a couple of years in college before going to CHI Institute where he studied Computer Network Engineering. In 2004 he won a Philly Music Award for Best Guitarist. Some of his favorite albums are Blood Sugar Sex Magik – Red Hot Chili Peppers, 1984 – Van Halen, So – Peter Gabriel, The Joshua Tree – U2, The Stranger – Billy Joel, In Step – Stevie Ray Vaughan, Legend – Bob Marley. FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/rayraysplit
|Doug was born and raised in New Jersey, and is currently endorsed by Drum Workshop drums, Vater sticks, Aquarian drum heads, Sabian cymbals, Stick Stuff and Groove Juice. Aside from the band Doug teaches percussion part time, as well as continuing his own studies with master teacher Mike Johnston. Some of Doug’s favorite bands/artists are Kiss, Ozzy Osbourne, and Sting. LeCompt is one of his local favorites. His favorite drummers are Tommy Aldridge, Mickey Dee, and Frankie Banali. FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/DougSplitDecision|