The band began in 2014 with five members, expanded to 12 and became Ocotillo Rain and Thunder. We are now smaller and back to our original name, Ocotillo Rain. Our size and name changed, our dedication to donating all our earnings to non-profit organizations has not. We play a mix of Bluegrass, Country and Americana in our own style. Jeff Collins, Band Leader (dobro, guitar and vocals); Hank Hasenpat (vocalist, mandolin) 60 yrs bluegrass knowledge; Richard Hughes (vocalist, bassist) various genres; Jeanie Hughes (lead vocalist, Christian recording artist); Dewayne Tripp, (lead guitarist) Bluegrass, Country and Holly Tripp (harmonies) Folk, Americana ‘Up With People’.