Rock’n Music Idol 2009 Winners

Congratulations to all of the 2009 winners of Rock’n Music Idol. We Salute you! To learn more about the 2011 Rock’n Music Idol auditions and sign up process click here.

Maggie Barilka
Vocal 7-11

Kara Mowery
Red Bank
Vocal 12-14

Brianna LoBue
Old Bridge
Vocal 15-17

I’ve been singing for as long as I can remember, and one of my biggest idols is definitely Christina Aguilera. She’s had an amazing career path, and I sang her “Mercy On Me” to win Rock’n Music Idol 2009. Since winning the competition, I’ve been recording professionally with a producer and manager. They discovered me through an article on Rock’n Music Idol. I currently have one song on ITunes, another on the way. My official website is

Xavier Quiles
Guitar & Bass

Jackson Guthrie
Guitar & Bass

John Sheehy

I’ve been playing keyboard for eight years. I performed a rendition of “Thunder Road” by Bruce Springstein to win the Rock’n Music Idol keyboard category in 2009. Currently I’m a member of the Rock’n Music Academy house band and have had the honor of performing at the legendary Stone Pony.

Angela Zhao

Shawn Latham
New Egypt

I’ve been playing drums since I was 6 years old and am currently in a band of my own.
Entering the Rock’n Music Idol competition has given me experience in all fields of the music industry.

Dominic Palombi

Im 16 years old and I live in Bridgewater, NJ. Ive been playing drums for about 7-8 years and Rock’n Music Idol has given me opportunities that will open my career as a musician.

Sabrina Anderson
East Amwell

I began playing guiter in September of 2008, only about 6 months
before I wrote and performed my own song “A’int Nobody Else” at the
2009 Rock’n Music Idol live finale. I have been singing since I could
speak! I love all kinds of music from Rock to Country to Broadway

Victoria Quartararo

C.J. Marsini

I am a 15 year old singer/song writer and have been performing since
age 7 when I entered and made it to the finals of my first talent
contest. I have had the privilege of performing at such venues as the
Lincoln Center, the PNC Bank Arts Center, the NJ State Fair, and the
legendary Stone Pony. Thanks to Rock-N-Music Idol for creating an
opportunity for young performers to get out there and be heard.