Cosmic Railroad is a jam band based out of southeastern Wisconsin. The band began sometime in 1999. The members were all playing in other bands when the band came to be through jam sessions in the area. The band has three guitarists, two drummers and one bass player to complete their line up. Cosmic Railroad is: Brandon Shilts guitar & vocals, Greg Gierl guitar & vocals, Pete Rallo guitar & vocal, Mike White drums & stuff, Shawn Laurence drums & stuff and Paul Aceto bass & vocal. A Cosmic Railroad show usually lasts up to three or four hours.