Backhand Echo


Songwriter and Guitarist Glen Birch, Bass Player Paul Cooke , Drummer Tom McDonald ,Guitar Player Gil Donkersgoed & Keyboard Player & more Michelle Lane are BACKHAND ECHO.
A Harmony driven Beat Rock Band. New Sound Classic Feel !
Backhand Echo is currently performing LIVE doing covers and their own originals.
and also in their recording studio working on their 2nd album.

Screen name:
Backhand Echo
Member since:
Apr 05 2016
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years together:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
54 years


The Beatles , Fountains of Wayne,the Grapes of Wrath ,Odds ,Tom Petty, Van Halen, the Monophonics, Mark Knoffler, Ben Folds, Jack Johnson,Sloan,Kiss.....

Members Of Band

Glen Birch - Songwriter , Lead and Rhythm Guitar. Lead and Backing Vocals.
Paul Cooke - Bass Guitar, Lead and Backing Vocals,
Tom McDonald - Drums and Percussion, Backing Vocals.
Gil Donkersgeod - Rhythm and Lead Guitar ,Backing Vocals.
Kaiya Birch- Keyboards,Flute, Bass ,Lead and Backing Vocals


Glen uses Fender Stratocaster , Telecaster and Epiphone Les Paul guitars and a Fender reverb deluxe amplifier, Gibson CL20, Seagull original (6) acoustic guitars and,Grestch ukulele.
Paul uses Yamaha BB2025 5 string , Peavey T40 and Fender Jazz 5 string basses and yorkville 200b amplifiers.
Tom uses Orbitone Drums and Sabian Cymbals.
Gil uses Fender stratocaster and telecaster guitars and a Fender frontman 212R Amplifier. Art & Lutherie 12 string , Takamine 6 string
Michelle uses too many things to list...