The Shadow Coalition keeps it together! The 10 song CD is a thrilling combination of laid-back rock and roll, Latin sounds, jazz, and jam music.”

Mountain Democrat

Bijou (Robert) Baszt 
(guitar & vocals):  

Bijou has been writing and playing music since 1964.  He has been a member of several bands in El Dorado County since 1968.  Past bands include; Apple Blue, The Second Coming, Crystal Frog, Godzilla Jives, Triad, Knowone, Safrito, Deb Smith Band, Charley Price and the Car Drivers, Isawah, Late for Dinner, Disting, You go I go  and Sun Shadow.  Current bands include Sum Shadow and The Shadow Coalition.  

Musical styles Bijou likes to play are Rock, Funk, Reggae, Latin, Blues, Jazz, New Age, World Beat, Country and Folk 

Kevin Harrington (aka: Herb Humpbuckle)(keys, guitar & vocals):  

Formally a member of the following local bands; Waterline, Chronic Jam, Mudd, Men With Wood and The Barn Cats,   Kevin also performs with The Whiskey Beggars.  Kevin is a cohesive singer/song writer.   Detailing harmonies and arrangements are his passion. 

Gary Martin 
Bass & Vocals 

Gary is somewhat a of a new comer to the music scene, playing bass since 2005. He has played with the Sun Shadow trio for three years before moving on to form Sum Shadow with Bijou Baszt his mentor and friend.  In 2010 he was invited to play with the Shadow Coalition where he presently hones his skills, playing Rock, Reggae, Latin, and New Age styles of music.