The Band


Rivers Crossing is an Americana, inspirational Rock and Roll band.  Our music delivers a positive message with energy and fun for the whole family.  We celebrate the Blues, Classic Rock, County Rock, Southern Rock, Folk, Jazz and inspirational music from all eras ranging from the 60's to the 2000's.  Come experience what we have to offer and consider us for your next corporate event.


Stephanie Carson: Lead Vocals & Keyboards

Stephanie has been in bands all of her adult life, beginning in Atlantic City, NJ playing at casinos, clubs, parks and fairs and many corporate parties and private dates throughout the country.  For many years, most recently, she was in the 60’s/70’s oldies band called “Feeling Groovy”.  She is currently Director of Music at a church in Clearwater where she plays in a praise band every week with Lex Long in the contemporary service band, Voices In Praise.  Her passion is singing.  She also plays keyboard and loves the oldies and harmonies and is excited to be in a band with these great gentlemen. 

Gus Greening: Drums & Vocals

Gus has more than 30 years of experience behind a kit.  He has played in numerous bands throughout his career including Christian bands and touring with the "Rock and the Rabbi" across Florida.  His rocking style and soulful taste stems from a background of Classic Rock, R&B, and Contemporary Christian.

Lex Long: Lead / Rhythm Guitars, Mandolin & Vocals

Alexander “Lex” Long brings a very innovative and raw style that fits perfectly into the Rivers Crossing sound. A Florida native, Lex gets his musical influences from artists such as Eric Clapton, Eric Johnson, Dave Mathews, Keb Mo, and Stevie Ray Vaughn. Lex has been playing guitar and collaborating together for over twenty years, beginning with the Christian band Voices in Praise. Lex formally played lead guitar for The Performance Company and has collaborated with numerous local artists and bands over the last 30 years.

Kevin Nicholson: Bass Guitar and VocalsAnswering the call to give back and Pay it Forward, Kevin has shared his bass and voice with area recording artists as well as in churches, charities and engagements throughout Tampa Bay. Taking musical influences from country, classic rock, reggae, southern rock, soul, jazz, rockabilly and contemporary Christian music, Kevin has a way of putting his heart into everything he does.