(Guitar, Vocals) - Tim Mellor is the guitarist, vocalist, and one of the principal song writers for The Good Mess. Born in Philadelphia, PA in 1987, Tim started playing guitar when he was 12 years old. Tim has played in several small local bands such as All Eyes on June, and Shotgun Addiction. As a front man and vocalist, Tim has the ability to make the listener feel the emotion behind every song played live. Tim is influenced heavily by early 90's alternative bands such as The Smashing Pumpkins, Stone Temple Pilots, Nirvana, and friend/former bandmate Dylan Shepherd, as well as singer/songwriters such as Damien Rice and Glen Hansard.