Jordan Applebe was born and raised in Morgan's Point, Texas. He started his musical journey after an unfortunate accident that broke his leg. While recovering, he was sitting with his dad on their back porch where his dad was playing the guitar, when he asked his dad to teach him how to play. A natural-born performer, Jordan has a strong voice, incredible skills on the guitar and way to always make the crowd laugh. Jordan's musical influences are Stevie Ray Vaughn, Dimebag Darrell (Pantera), Freddie Mercury (Queen), Tyler Childers, Aaron Lewis, Turnpike Troubadours, just to name a few...
In addition to Big Jordan Band, Jordan is a husband, a father to two amazing boys, a Master Mason and Ministry Leader. He's a founding member of Saved Savage Sunday Service and Saltwater Revival Pirate Church. Both ministries are bar-based ministries that travel to various bars to spread the word of Jesus Christ. His pride in his ministries are inspirations of such songs as "Savage Saved" and "Blood of the Lamb". For fun, Jordan loves attending Houston Astros games and cooking crawfish with his friends and family. His love of his hometown is always intertwined with his shows and music, including their twist on Sweet Home Alabama turned, Sweet Home HOUSTON TEXAS.
"I love playing songs you can just get lost in. Lots of solos and breakdowns, songs that are really alive. You’re in the groove and there’s nothing but that moment, when you’re just up there ripping it with your brothers and then the crowd goes full on electric. It makes my soul happy." - Jordan Applebe
Brian Mauk was born and raised in Deer Park, Texas and is a U.S. Army Veteran. He's been playing drums since he was 14 when he got his first drum kit for Christmas. Brian's musical influences are, John 'Bonzo' Bonham (Led Zeppelin), Keith Moon (The Who), Jean-Paul Gaster (Clutch), Travis Barker (Blink 182), Danny Carey (Tool), Mitch Mitchell (Jimi Hendrix), and Joey Kramer (Aerosmith).
In addition to Big Jordan Band, Brian is a surveyor by day and a family man by night. He loves spending time with his girlfriend and her two boys, who are his biggest fans. Brian has a charisma on and off stage, which feeds the band's over-all energy and makes it a party.
"I just love playing with these guys and seeing the crowd enjoy it. It honestly doesn't matter what it is. There can be a song I've played 10,000 times and hate it but, if the crowd is loving it in that moment, I love it. It's all about the people and making sure they're having a great time. That makes me have a great time." -Brian Mauk
Seth Gulski was born in San Diego and moved to Deer Park, Texas at the age of 4. He started playing music around the age of 9 when his mom decided they were going to start a family band, and Seth would be the bassist. Seth also plays guitar, slide guitar, banjo, some piano. His musical influences include Gorillaz, JJ Cale, Beck, and Jack Johnson.
In addition to Big Jordan Band, Seth enjoys spending time with his girlfriend, carpentry, repairing old watches, amateur house repairs, 3D printing, and classic video games. He also is a working to produce music and maintains a full music studio in his home.
When asked which song are his favorite to play, Seth responded "Drinking Problem, Neon Moon, and Mary Jane’s Last Dance".