OriginUnited States
GenresPop rock
Years active1974 (1974)–1975 (1975)
LabelsWounded Bird
Past members

Bonaroo was an American pop rock band which ran 1974-1975 featuring Bobby Winkelman, guitar, vocal and songwriter; Bill Cuomo, keyboards, vocal; Michael Hossack, drums; Robert Lichtig, bass, vocal; and Jerry Weems, guitar, vocal. They took part in the Warner Brothers band tour and issued four singles and one album Bonaroo (Warner Brothers Wounded Bird Records) 1975.[1][2][3] Winkelman went on to record Bonaroo II as a solo project.


  1. ^ William York (1982). Who's Who in Rock Music. Scribner. p. 35. ISBN 9780684173429. BONAROO Bill Cuomo— keyboards, vocal; Michael Hossack— drums; Robert Lichtig — bass, vocal; Jerry Weems — guitar, vocal; Bobby Winkelman— guitar, vocal. Album: Bonaroo (WBR) 1975
  2. ^ Stereo Review, 1975, volume 34, p. 72, "Bonaroo's sound is straight-ahead Top-Forty pop with no pretensions but with a good deal of craft to it."
  3. ^ Dafydd Rees; Luke Crampton (1999). Rock Stars Encyclopedia. Dorling Kindersley. p. 599. ISBN 978-0789446138. The other bands on tour, the Doobie Brothers, Tower Of Power, Bonaroo, Montrose and Graham Central Station, are critically ...