Ft. Thomas, KY, 1968-71
The East Orange Express was formed by members of local bands such as the Wyngates, Marc IV, and Vibrations. The band included Mike Reilly (Wyngates) (bass) and Danny Morgan (Vibrations) (guitar), Mike Connor (keyboards), and Billy Hinds (drums). The A.Jaye managed band was a popular live act but did not release any records. David Pomeranz, who has acheived some success as a solo act and songwriter, was the band's lead singer later in their existence.
Reilly, Connor, and Hinds were members of Pure Prairie League.