Formed West End 40
Toni Randle forms the Chicago based music group, West End 40 after a 30 retirement. The band excels and TR is selected by boutique guitar maker Fodera to be an endorser of their unique line of bass guitar strings. The strings give his basses a unique flavor.
Performs Live Chicago
Performs Live with West End 40 throughout the greater Chicagoland area at multiple venues and events for various organizations and causes. The band then recieves a multi-year contract to perform in caberet style in the River North area of downtown Chicago.
Performs Live Oakbrook
Performs LIVE with West End 40 at various venues and events and begins studio session work as both bassist and keyboardist. Performs with other local bands as a stand-in and provides insight and expertise as Board Member of the Westchester Community Church.
Performs Live Melrose
Performs Live with West End 40 for a series of feature performances throughout the western suburbs of Chicago. New band members are introduced and the WE40 band brand grows in popularity throughout Chicago. Begins working on EP for 2019 release.
Music Plant Records
Signs with the nation's longest running Indy Label, Music Plant Records under super producer Georgie Porgie. Released a remix of BIll Wither's "Lovely Day" and the song hits Number One on both TraxSource and Kings of Spins. Perform LIVE at Park West.