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Alex is a songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, band leader, and DJ. He began writing songs at the age of 14 and has created a dynamic songbook that includes over 200 original compositions. His ever-growing songbook features music spanning every genre and incorporating a dynamic range of popular artists such as Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Etta James, Ray Charles, Alicia Keys, and Frank Sinatra.
Breakfast Club Band Chicago
The Breakfast club is a high energy rock/dance ‘80s tribute band with a lineup full of favorites. Every song will be a hit that brings the house down with spontaneous, exuberant, "I know that song!” singalongs.
Denny Potthast & the Soulard Island Dudes
Denny Potthast & The Soulard Island Dudes brings you All the fun and experiences of one of the most celebrated party bands with an island twist.
F.I.R.E. (Females in Rock Experience)
FIRE is a band that covers WOMEN WHO ROCK, the most amazing songs from the decades with energy and passions. A mix of Rihanna to Aretha, Lady Gaga, Pat Benatar and many of the BEST female singers that have graced the airwaves
Friction Drive is a quintet of five remarkably talented musicians playing a mix of genres, the greatest dance, rock, pop, and country songs of all time. They are ready to bring a class act to your club, corporate event or wedding. Tommy, Geno, Dave, Time and Amy make up Friction Drive who are St. Louis' Ultimate Dance Variety Band.
Since 1997 Groovethang has been providing exciting music for the most exclusive events. Groovethang provides a variety of different performance options, from a full 7 piece band with horn section, to a scaled down 5 piece for smaller events.
Hey Days, The
The Heydays offer a fun joyride of 90's and early 2000's nostalgia for audiences of all ages. Their repertoire spans hits from rock-influenced bands like Blink-182, Foo Fighters, Weezer and Green Day to high-energy hits from Eve 6, Smash Mouth, Lit, Gin Blossoms, Sublime, Bowling for Soup and more.
Honky Tonk Heroes
The Honky Tonk Heroes are comprised of award winning singer/songwriter/instrumentalist Steven Woolley, Kelvin Evans, Marty "the Party" Little, and Dave "Gravy" Chapman. Together they get boots on the dance floor and drinks in the air.
James Whalen & The Wreck
James Whalen & The Wreck is a St. Louis-based band that plays hits across genres of rock, pop, hip hop, country, and regge. Fun, high energy, pack the dance floor, always a great time.
Jeff Nations is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, and songwriter from St. Louis, Missouri USA with over 21 years of experience in the music industry as a drummer, guitarist, vocalist, bassist and keyboardist.
St. Louis native Johnny Henry is an up-and-coming country star who has worked with some of today's country greats. He's a big name guy with a hometown voice. Johnny's local roots and soothing voice make for a show where country fans will be immediately satisfied.
Channeling and reinventing the tradition of great piano rock of Billy Joel and Elton John, with the subject matter and passion of Dawes, Mountain Goats, Rufus Wainwright, and The Hold Steady, Lucas Jack is a singer-songwriter-pianist telling finely-hewn stories of the modern American experience with his powerful tenor voice and inspired musicianship.
Headed by Dillon Wilfong and Ben Vennard, Matching Shoe is an original band from St. Louis. Vennard carries a background of rigorous classical training on upright bass and piano and Wilfong learned to sing and play guitar by studying rock and blues records.
Meramec Valley Misfits
The Meramec Valley Misfits interpret a wide range of genres: classic country, rock, pop, Americana, and folk. They twist them up in their signature misfit style using acoustic, electric, and bass guitars, banjo, mandolin, and more. The group also perform original music to boot for a truly unique experience.
ODDSLANE is a uniquely blended mix of driving rock & roll riffs and solid grooves with an overall pop sensibility.They create music that fuses diverse influences from a wide range of styles, but maintains the integrity of what has become their own original sound.
Platinum Rock Legends
Platinum Rock Legends are the best of live rock, comedy, and even drama as the performers impersonate not just the instrumental and vocal prowess of the original rock acts, but they portray the original personalities and nuances of the original individual performers (with some exaggeration).
The RetroNerds offer up a diverse mix of hits from the ‘80s. They perform your favorite retro ballads in sync with the original music videos on displays — all while dressed as nerds! Their formula for success combines quirky, off-the-wall enthusiasm with years of playing and teaching music.
Looking for something different and unique? Samurai Five is Rock Duo that has the sound of a full Five-Piece Band! This act gives you the full rock band experience with rock show lighting, LED video screens and ALL LIVE music! Featuring Jerry Boschert (Iroc Yamama) and John Pessoni.
No band has more fun onstage than Staggercatt. The band has been together for over 10 years, and their extensive experience playing together transforms into fun and humor onstage. This band is all about having a good time, and their audiences can't help but join in. Their long history as a band has created a dedicated following of fans just as enthusiastic as the band itself. Lead vocalists Aaron and Kirsten cover fun party hits from male and female artists, from the Beatles to Lady Gaga to U2 to No Doubt. It's a guaranteed good night when Staggercatt is playing!
Teddy McCready, a native St. Louisan, has performed and recorded music thru out the world since the age of 18. Teddy has recorded and performed with many well known musicians from the George Michael band to members of Santana as well as Denise Williams’ band.
Rising from the smoldering ashes...Top Gunz celebrates the glitz, the girls and guitars of the golden age of hairband and arena rock 'n' roll the way it once was. National touring musicians bring the '80s rockin' hairband hitz to a new, colossal level as TOP GUNZ!
Popular St. Louis party band the Ultra Violets has been playing fun, high energy shows for almost 20 years. This group of musicians has entertained a variety of audiences over the year, from local weddings and corporate events to opening day at Busch Stadium for the St. Louis Cardinals! The band especially loves playing themed music if your party wants a theme, from groovy 70s jams the latest pop music for younger audiences. In addition to exceptional music entertainment, the UltraViolets also offer iTunes/DJ set up, or an emcee if necessary. It’s always a good time with the UltraViolets!
A.D.D.’s namesake comes from their inability to focus on one single genre of music — much to your audience’s benefit! This group will transform your familiar favorites with their own spin on pop, rock, dance, disco, grunge, oldies, and country hits you know and love.
Billy Peek is one of St. Louis's greatest treasures, but his talent is truly a national music legend. He is more than an accomplished guitarist who has played with the best of them. He is an artist who gives a hard-driving combination of rock n' roll and rhythm n' blues. He is an elite member of Blues Royalty, and one of the finest rock and blues guitarists in the country.
BoLar"OH" is Bobby Flynn on Keyboards, Guitar, Bass and Vocals and Larry Smith on Lead Guitar and vocals. Two veteran St. Louis musicians that will surely captivate your clientele. Along with self produced backing tracks, they sound like a full band!
Time to pop some bottles — Champagne Fixx is coming to a stage near you! This hot dance/rock band is popular around the St. Louis and Illinois area for their high energy performances, impressive vocals, and unbeatable party atmosphere.
Featuring local cover band circuit veteran and lead singer Tony Ingracia and shred-ready guitarist Chuck Reusnow, Mean Street brings a high-energy, three-hour marathon Van Halen tribute show to the stage.
When Pamela and Amy take the microphone, you know it’s going to be a good show. Alongside Sal on drums, Ray on guitar, and Jim on bass, these “2 Chixx” cover a wide range of music and will get your audience up and moving.
Hudson and the HooDoo Cats
Hudson and the HooDoo Cats focus on swingin' shufflin' blues, 50's rock and roll and rockabilly, and medium tempo dance music (West Coast, Lindy Hop, and Imperial and more), as well as many original songs penned by founder and songwriter, Hudson Harkins.
After a successful release of his EP “A Place to Cross” in April of 2015, Jackson set out on a local campaign to get his music to as many ears in Saint Louis as possible. This resulted in two television and two radio appearances, in addition to 88 live shows between the release of the EP in April, and the end of 2015. As songs continued to pour out, Jackson and his band were quickly band in the studio to begin their first full length album, “About Life”.
Jason Nelson Band
The Jason Nelson Band is a St. Louis-based cover band performing a variety of music from the ‘80s and ‘90s as well as more recent material. They instantly capture the attention of audiences and, electrify rooms, and (most importantly!) fill dance floors.
Boasting a five-album discography, Johnson can deliver original southern blues-rock all night long. Johnson’s world class band is well known for being one of the tightest live acts on any stage and can put on a show that you won’t soon forget.
Johnny Rockitt & The Double Wide Symphony
Johnny rock-itt and the doublewide symphony, is a st. Louis, missouri based band that does note for note renditions of your favorite rock & roll classics, complete with costume changes between every set, and a stage show that will blow your mind!!!
Lucky Dan and Naked Mike
"Lucky" Dan Randant & "Naked" Mike Newman play acoustic folk/rock/blues. The duo brings many years of combined musical experience to your club, restaurant, or private party.
With an all-star cast stemming from bands such as Dr. Zhivegas, Brookroyal, DonkeyPunch, and more, McLovin is a fine-tuned groove machine that keeps the dance floor shaking all night long. Loaded with five-part vocal harmonies and a ridiculous variety of songs spanning from rock to country to soul, McLovin will entertain any crowd until last call.
Midnight Piano Band
The Midnight Piano Band is all about the live, musical performance: No laptops, no backing tracks, no tricks, and no gimmicks. What you see is what you hear —and what you hear is awesome.
Mike Zito and The Wheel
Renowned blues band Mike Zito and the Wheel is a rising star on the blues music scene. Mike Zito and the Wheel tours all over the country, and would make for an exciting experience for any blues music fans.
New Crime Theater
New Crime Theatre is a four-piece rock and pop variety cover group from St. Louis, MO that performs with passion and precision, featuring experienced musicians that bring a high-energy, big stage feel to any venue they play.
Paint the Earth
Originating in 1991, Paint the Earth is a St. Louis based band that plays modern rock, covers, and original music. The four-member band performs at top venues around the St. Louis area.
Queens Blvd. focuses on streamlined sets that keep the music going non-stop. Queens Blvd. cover songs include "You Give Love a Bad Name" (Bon Jovi), "Dirty Deeds" (AC/DC), "What I Got" (Sublime), and "Rocky Mountain Way" (Joe Walsh).
Spend the night dancing to hits from your favorite late ‘90s pop punk band, from “Just a Girl” to “It’s My Life” to “Underneath It All,” with Rock Steady, a No Doubt tribute band. The all-start musicians bring unique, female-led entertainment to your bar, festival, wedding, or state fair.
Performing at countless live venues including concert, college and festival shows Scott has achieved a level of perfectionism that can only be obtained through experience. His job description as utility person, which included electric and acoustic guitar, vocalist, keyboard programming and live playing helped round out his ability to create and achieve excellence in his music.
From a Pope to a Prince, Landolfi Quartet has truly played for the best! Landolfi is the most sought after ensemble in the St. Louis area, for weddings, parties, and even visiting dignitaries. Whatever the need, Landolfi has the experience and versatility to make any occasion memorable.
That 80's Band
That 80's Band delivers a
high-energy, fun performance of,
(you guessed it) 80's music!!
But it's not just their music,
they bring an exciting 80's rock experience that will blow you away!
Take all of your favorite bands from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, and now…then, have them play your favorite songs, all on one stage, all in one night. This is what the audiences coming to see Trixie Delight have come to love and expect from their favorite St. Louis cover band. Sounds like a huge exaggeration, and biased self opinion made by the band - if you’ve never seen them before – but when you hear for yourself live, the amazing truth… you will become one of the many who show up weekly to feed their addiction.
Bring on the glittery splendor of 70s glam rock with five-piece ensemble Velvet Goldmine. Donning the makeup and costumes of the mid-70s era, the group brings the music of bands like Queen, Elton John, T-Rex, The Sweet, Alice Cooper, Kiss and others of the glam rock ilk
The impressive strumming, drumming, and all-around soothing vibe of Acoustik Element will transport guests to a place where cobblestoned streets and warm sunshine rule the day. Acoustik Element is best known for adding a Latin twist to songs by Santana, The Eagles, The Beatles, Bob Marley, and more while also staying true to Latin standards such as “Besame Mucho,” “Sway,” and “Malaguena.”
If you’re looking for a rock cover band that will please any crowd, Bitter Pill is just the prescription for your event. The band plays at premiere nightclubs in the St. Louis area and has also made appearances downtown at Mardi Gras and Cardinals playoff events. Their rock cover songs range from classic to current to rock, ensuring every rock fan in the crowd will be dancing and having a good time.
Breakdown Shakedown is a Top 40 / Rock and Roll Cover Band. The main focus of the night is to keep people moving. With songs from Led Zeppelin to Maroon 5, there's a flavor for every taste.
Cheers Band, The
Prepare for a night of dancing with The Cheers Band, a versatile and high energy cover band playing classics from the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s. And with current rock, dance, country, and pop hits too, everyone will have something to jam to at your next party.
Over the years, DECADES APART has become a fun, party loving, crowd pleasing, audience engaging 5-piece cover band. Playing our mix of classic and current rock and pop. Never taking ourselves too seriously, but always having serious fun!
Flip the Frog
A power trio comprised of three fun loving, well seasoned musicians based out of the IL-Metro East area, Flip the Frog brings a variety of hits from the 70’s through today covering artist like Matchbox 20, Sister Hazel, Kenny Chesney, Sammy Hagar, Tesla, and many more.
Griffin & the Gargoyles
Griffin and the Gargoyles is a high-energy party and dance band recently selected as best cover band by the St. Louis Riverfront Times. With their musicianship and style, this mainstay group has played to packed houses for many years — and their extensive playlist keeps the crowds coming back for more.
GypsySoul has entertained audiences for decades with their diverse mix of music spanning four decades and multiple genres. They are a five-piece band with Annastasia Hamilton on lead vocals, Michael Bequette on bass/lead guitar and vocals, Sean Trost on lead guitar/bass/vocals, David 'Ace' Pasquarello on keys/guitar/bass/vocals, and Rick Hawkins on drums/vocals.
Hollywood 5 is a five piece, high energy rock/dance St. Louis Party Band. For over a decade, Hollywood 5 has helped set the standard for professional bands in the St Louis area with a song list that spans many genres of music including new rock, classic rock, disco, funk, blues and R&B.
Jambone rocks the stage with excitng, high energy performances made up of a fun and diverse song list spanning from classic rock favorites to current pop/alternative hits...with some special twists.
This 4-piece Top 40 cover band, based in Saint Louis, MO, has quickly gained a reputation and solid following for being a five-star rated and crowd certified favorite party band.
Lone Rangers, The
Flannel shirts, parachute pants, slap bracelets, and Saturday morning cartoons; there is no shortage of things we love from the ‘90s. However, there’s one more to add: The Lone Rangers, the premier ‘90s cover band in the St. Louis area.
Members Only is one of the nation’s premier 80’s tribute bands, playing your favorite hair and pop classics from the decade that gave us the Rubik’s Cube, Atari, and feathered bangs!
Nightlife Band was resurrected from the popular band "Backside" from the 80's and 90's. Tim Palen originated the band and luckily Nightlife has retained a few of the former members.
Red Rocks Duo
Red Rocks Duo is the music of Rocky Pirrello and Keith Reding that uses professional recorded backing tracks of drums and bass to create a full sound. They play multiple instruments for a sound of a full band!
Rosy Hips, The
Tastefully fashioning retro rock n' soul with a contemporary, indie flair, their groundbreaking vehicle of sound is driven by EDM synths, grit-grinding organ, slutty guitar riffs, funk-nasty bass, soul-stirring vocals, and hot-pocket drums, guaranteed to get you out your seats, on your feet, and out of your mind.
Shots Fired is an original alternative band from St. Louis, Missouri. Their sound is a mixture of many different influences, including alternative rock, post-hardcore, punk, dance, and funk. The band has played numerous shows around the St. Louis area, including Pops, Fubar, Red Flag, Way Out Club, and Firebird and has two albums out: “Shots Fired” in 2018, and “Archetypes” in 2021.
The word invokes the glory of a bygone era.
.....A time when the rock was so immense, only stadiums could contain it.
.....A time when a bad seat meant you probably weren't going to see anything at the show except a cheap beer and shirtless fans.
The name of a mighty quintet of St. Louis rockers who dare to bring back those heady days of yesteryear.
.....Bring back screaming guitars and killer rock poses.
.....Bring back racks of keyboards and questionable fashions.
.....Bring back ear splitting vocals and soul crushing bass.
.....Bring back lava lamps and black light posters.
A blinding beacon of light in a dark world of oppressive monotony.....
Featuring spectacular recreations by artists such as; Boston, STYX, Journey, Foreigner, REO, The Who, Toto, Supertramp, Manfred Mann, April Wine, Shooting Star, .38 Special, Eddie Money, Night Ranger, Steve Miller Band.......and many many more! Are you starting to get the picture?
The Tungsten Groove is an upbeat band with infallible talent. You will be mesmerized from the moment they hit the stage. Each memeber brings his own unique talent to the band from mastering various instruments, soulful vocals, and impeccable song writing to their own individual and lovable personalities. The songs are phenomenal and will have you singing them for days.