SOCIETY BAND is the premier corporate event and wedding band of Southern California. Delivering high energy performances filled with pop, rock, dance and standard music, The Society Band classes up any occassion. From packing the dance floor at weddings to raising the roof at corporate events, the band executes performances that are both specialized and entertaining. The Society Band has performed with such notable celebrities as Five For Fighting, The Beach Boys, Albert Lee and Roger Waters. They have also worked countless events for Disney and performed as backup singers on NBC’s #1 TV Show “The Voice.”
EVE SELIS, a seven-time San Diego music awards winner, is no stranger to the Roots music genre. Touring the US each year, she plays more than 100 dates a year, headlining from coast to coast at such venerable hot spots as LA’s House of Blues and New York City’s Bitter End. She has shared the stage with Travis Tritt, Chris Isaak, Counting Crows, Jewel, and Joan Osborne, to name just a few. On MP3.Com, Selis is one of the top female artists, with over a million downloads. Her innovative sound, which she calls “Roadhouse Rock,” is a unique blend of soaring pop melodies, hard-hitting rock and roll, and alternative country twang, topped off by Eve’s powerful technique and passionate delivery. On stage she delivers with equal parts innocence and authority, always soulful, and strong.
HAUTE CHILE is a powerful sound machine whose spicy blend of covers is accompanied by hip choreography and presented with a fresh, dynamic approach. Performing the best of Motown, classic rock, jazz, standards, disco, Salsa, hip-hop, and of course, Top 40, the group features April Doyle, whose vocal range breathes new life into every song, and Mark Jones, whose sounds matches the legendary James Brown. Backed by a complete rhythm section and a critically acclaimed funky, Salsa horn section, Haute Chile has become a favorite among Fortune 500 and society audiences around the globe. Included among their abundant credits is the Sports Illustrated Super Bowl Party, the Jane Fonda Life Time Achievement Ceremony, a tour of Greece with GMAC, and appearing with Jay Leno.
HOT PURSUIT is a beacon of excellent musicianship, musical variety, exuberance, and flexibility. From saxophone to flute to keyboards and vocals, Barry Cahill is able to switch gears on a dime to keep the audience engaged and energized, while Delene St. Clair offers up soulful and uplifting guitar and vocal melodies designed to provide the perfect evening entertainment. Combine their talents with those of drummer, Toby Ahrens and additional instrumentalists and you’re in for an evening that covers a spectrum of moods from tender love ballads to high-energy dance hits!
THE KICKS, a variety dance band from San Diego, has had tremendous success since its inception in 1981. Working fulltime in the clubs of southern California, they branched out into the Nevada casino circuit in the mid 1980s, and then began landing corporate events for some of the largest companies in the world. Today, their repertoire, which spans six decades, is the key to their success within the event market, and their popularity with public audiences throughout the region. A highlight at the San Diego Marriott & Marina for more than 7 years, the multi-sized Kicks Band features an unprecedented number of lead vocalists, resulting in some of the best-sung harmonies around the area.
METALACHI is the world’s first and only heavy metal Mariachi band. Witness the phenomenon that is taking the music world by storm and somehow manages to twist the unlikely pairing of Mariachi and Heavy Metal into an all out, over-the-top comedic stage spectacle for the eyes and ears. You will be shocked and amazed at how seamlessly your favorite rock standards from bands such as AC/DC, Motley Crue, Iron Maiden and Metallica are transformed into an indulgent sonic fiesta so gloriously wrong it can only be right.
POP VINYL hits dance floors with a high-energy performance that engages audiences and keeps the party rocking. Featuring five core musicians, this Southern California based group provides a seamless musical experience, and can grow to as many as 11, including a raucous horn section, melodious strings, backup vocals, and even a DJ. Dedicated to presenting unparalleled musicianship in an engaging, interactive manner, Pop Vinyl’s repertoire covers a gamut of dance hits and ballads from Aretha to Beyoncé, Frank to Elvis, Michael to Justin, Sade to Madonna, Prince to Maroon 5, Cyndi to Katy, Marvin to Pharrell, and even Run DMC to LMFAO. In fact, their playlist spans 5 decades of up-beat, groove-making hits. Whatever your musical needs, Pop Vinyl has it covered. With more than 20 years of experience entertaining private and public groups alike, they have been featured at Humphrey’s Half Moon Bay, Valley View and Agua Caliente Casinos, Alpine’s V-Lounge, and San Diego’s USS Midway Museum, as well as at dozens of special and corporate events
This sophisticated; energetic group adds pizzazz and panache to any event. From six-pieces to 16-pieces, SOCIETY BEAT recreates the sassy rhythms of the Swing era with ease, and effortlessly segues into an eclectic mix of melodies from Classic Rock and Motown to Contemporary Top 40 hits. Featuring smooth, silky, syncopated vocals and instrumentals appealing to every kind of musical taste, Society Beat is one swingin’ event dinner/dance band!
LATIN A-GO-GO gives a supercharged performance highlighted by formidable flute and sax driven melodies woven with rich, masterful keyboards, artful bass, and positively explosive percussion, percolating with rhythms of congas and timbales. The compelling rhythms, group interplay, and spirited passion of the musicians simply sparkle! Comprised of musicians from all over the world, Latin A-Go Go offers up Salsas, Sambas, Bossa Novas and a plethora of other authentic Latin-inspired rhythms.
THE MIGHTY UNTOUCHABLES are a multi-cultural mix of musicians and singers who entertain throughout the world, and are guaranteed to please audiences of all tastes with their extensive and diverse collection of material. The Mighty Untouchables offer musical selections from Motown to classic rock, as well as Latin, country, current pop hits, and much more. Their repertoire includes songs from The Temptations, Carrie Underwood, Journey, Christina Aguilera, Stevie Wonder, Guns N’ Roses, Celia Cruz and Tito Puente, just to name a few! If you want fun and excitement with all the class and cache, look no further than The Mighty Untouchables.
THE TRIP is California’s high-energy, crowd-pleasing rock cover band. Based in Orange County, The Trip brings their guests on a musical journey using the best rock songs from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and now. The band has performed worldwide, showcasing their talents at venues like Disneyland, LA Dodgers Stadium, private events for Toby Keith and Michael Anthony, and charity events for Stephen Stills. The Trip has received rave reviews from other massive corporations like Microsoft, Budweiser, Dell, Intuit and many other Fortune 500 companies. The Trip will deliver a jam-packed, chart-topping performance for any and every event.