In the '80s she was known for jumping on- and off-stage during her outrageous performances. But now Reesa Marchetti, leader of the quirky Philly new-wave band, Reesa and The Rooters, performs seated in a power chair. She was diagnosed with MS in 1998, but she still keeps her shows energetic.
Reesa and The Rooters released an EP, "Melt the Iceman" in 2008. The band performed at venues such as the World Cafe Live in Philly.
Reesa occasionallly plays her music now in electronic format, sans band, as "Reesa B." with her musical partner, "Mo" Maureen Simmons. [Read more]
Her primary focus is on her website design company, Sheer Web.
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