Perry Pelonero and Kim Welsh are a music duo and couple who have been working together for five years. They are currently writing for the...
Perry Pelonero and Kim Welsh are a music duo and couple who have been working together for five years. They are currently writing for their A*Star project, which is named after their daughter Ada. Perry enjoyed success with his Boston shoegaze band Skylight in the early 1990's. He and guitarist Brent Martino brought it back in 2007 and added Kim on vocals. In 2008, Perry and Kim formed the band Bliss.City.East and Eric D'Asto joined soon after. In 2010, Perry and Kim partnered with Dean Garcia (of Curve) and released an EP as Morpheme. Perry also writes and plays guitar for Garcia's SPC ECO project. They have provided guest production and music tracks for many bands across the globe. Kim and Perry own an instructional video production company in Chicago, where they live with their family. A*Star is: Kim Welsh Perry Pelonero Mike Parkin Ian Baird Gianfranco Ventura