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The band

Big Foot

After a few tentative baby steps in different configurations, the band came together as a trio in the balmy spring of 2004. An informal party for real estate agents at the Iowa City Yacht Club provided the pretext. Tom Miller brokered the opportunity and came up with the inspired band name and the logo. Dave Bonham's foot encased in an intriguingly ungainly cast at the time, was the source of inspiration. The performance was a success, despite the short notice that allowed  for only one rehearsal. The band (Dave Bonham on guitars and vocals, March Tomus on bass and vocals and Tom Miller on drums) performed rock classics from the 70's and 80's, and the audience's positive response encouraged us to continue. The big foot was coming down fast and hard.

After a few rehearsals, the band established their stomping grounds in the Iowa City area. The city itself offered few opportunities for a cover classic rock band, so the following gigs were performed in the surrounding area: Coralville, North Liberty, Solon, Ely, Cedar Rapids...