A two-time San Diego Music Award winner for Best Blues Artist, vivacious young vocal phenom Whitney sings with a commanding authority that’s usually associated with artists twice her age. No less an authority than soul legend Candi Staton called Shay “one heck of a singer” and asserted “She really has heart.” The Beach and Bay Press further stated, “Whitney is one of San Diego’s most electrifying artists, with a sassy, brassy stage presence that makes her one of the area’s top performers to watch.” Continue reading
Astra K is a pure talent with a lyric-based, melodic sound and soaring vocals. Her performances are passionate, full of energy and a powerful expression of her art and sound. Eclectic in style and genre, she uniquely pays tribute to other artists (spanning generations of hits) while her original music draws from her soulful Chicago roots fused with indie folk, country and bluegrass. Continue reading
A full time musician located in Southern California who has played numerous corporate, private, wedding and casino engagements-as well as having played in Nashville with his full band. Just recently opened for Al Stewart at The Coach House in San Juan Capistrano. J-Mann can play anything from conversation- friendly background music, to uptempo crowd pleasing sing-alongs. Continue reading
Prepared solo sets perfect for evening entertainment at your restaurant, party, weddings or other gathering. Jazz, blues, solo guitar arrangements, fusion takes on modern classics. Continue reading
Steve Nichols has been playing for over 45 years, drawing from musical sources as diverse as rock, classical, jazz, Latin-jazz, blues, and country. Steve has performed professionally on stage and worked as a studio musician in the recording industry in Los Angeles, and throughout the western states. Continue reading
Over the past decade, jazz pianist and Origin Records recording artist Danny Green has earned recognition as a bandleader and as a composer with a gift for spinning supple, absorbing narratives. Green’s growing portfolio of vibrant sounds – an enchanting mix of jazz, classical, and Brazilian rhythms – has captured the attention of critics around the world, including DownBeat Magazine, Jazziz, San Diego Union Tribune, the Boston Globe, and Public Radio International. Continue reading
Brandon W first picked up the guitar a little over 15 years ago and has been a gigging musician for 12 of those years. Early in his career he played intimate settings such as small venues and coffee shops. Years later he helped create the alternative rock group called Hope Departed. Continue reading
Sam Hosking has been known for his versatile vocal talent from a very early age. Originally from Australia, Sam’s love for singing soulful and acoustic based music has given him the opportunity to travel. Continue reading
Steppin Out has quickly become one of the most sought after groups in Southern California. Made up of seasoned professionals and the best entertainers, we pride ourselves in offering the best entertainment for your event. Continue reading
At ACAPARA MUSICAL, they are focused on providing YOU AND YOUR GUESTS a very intimate and humble blend of music with a sense of tradition, history and warmth permiating the spirit of brotherhood and humanity. Continue reading
Until you’ve seen it performed live, the music of Chapman Stick player Tom Griesgraber sounds too big to be real. There are acoustic guitar or piano-like moments, funk rock bass lines, ambient synth and soundscape textures, rock guitar leads, jazz solos and even small bits of percussion sometimes all happening simultaneously. To the uninitiated listener it sounds like an ensemble, but to those who have seem him live, it is the magic of a unique virtuoso. Continue reading
The multi-talented, Lisa Campbell, began playing in the San Diego Market in 2011. Her influences inlcude: Jewel, Robert Plant, Stevie Nicks, Alison Krause, to name a few. Lisa performs acoustic folk and pop tunes, sometimes accompanied by mandolinist Paul Yancey, aka Paulo. She’s also plays her own band. Continue reading
Matt Heinecke has over 20 years of professional experience as an accomplished singer and guitarist, first performing in Coronado coffee shops as a high schooler. His passion for music led him to USC where he studied classical and jazz guitar and voice. Continue reading
With roots in Castellamare, Sicily (Italy), Tony has brought his charming personality, exceptional musical talents, and knowledge of Italian culture and language to audiences around the world. Continue reading
Rhythm Express, well known for stellar vocal and musical arrangements, has performed at hundreds of weddings, parties, corporate events, and clubs in Southern California for more than 20 years. Continue reading
Joe Cardillo creates a unique combination of live loops using percussive beats by thumping his guitar, laying down the chords, and playing bass lines (using the octave guitar pedal).In addition, he sings the melody while often times looping vocal harmonies. Perhaps the most unique aspect of his show is Joe’s ability to open up the songs by picking up any of his four saxophones and playing soulful solos with the loops in the background.Joe’s sound can be described as a melting pot of One Republic, Dave Matthews, Van Morrison, and Jason Mraz topped off with tasteful saxophone solos.
Throughout his music career, Joe has opened up for acts such as Sister Hazel, Dispatch, Everclear, Eric Martin, The Pat McGee Band and worked with Lakewest Studios producer Jack Gauthier (Dispatch, Pete Francis, Rich Price, Cardinal Direction).Joe has brought a whole new meaning to a “solo” act. In fact, when listening to his CD, numerous people have commented their disbelief in one person being able to produce the array of instruments and vocals without pre-recorded tracks. In order to truly appreciate and understand his style, a fan must see him play live at a show.The interaction and relationship Joe employs with his movement of tapping the various floor pedals to create loops and different sounds, while simultaneously playing his instruments and singing provides the audience with a voluminous sound and a distinctive live show that will make them come back for more.
“Joe Cardillo and Friends” is a hand picked super-group of some of San Diego’s best musicians. Collectively they have played over 5,000 shows and have shared the stage with Jason Mraz, Sister Hazel, Foreigner, Donavon Franlenreiter, Dispatch, Everclear, ZZ Top and more. Joe Cardillo Trio play a versatile mix of adult contemporary, rock, blues, top 40, pop, country, R&B, jazz, funk and all your favorite sing a longs. With a combination of smooth vocals, guitar, saxophone, bass, keyboard and drums they have the ability to create different vibes while still sounding like the same band. JC & Friends has a catalog of over 500 songs, are great at reading the crowd, and are natural entertainers. They are a perfect addition to add that extra energy and sparkle to make your event a most memorable one.
The Heart is an uplifting and heart moving Acoustic Duo. Their Genre extends from high energy Top 40, Classic to Modern Rock, Country, Indie, Reggae, Folk and Irish. They’ve been categorized with bands such as: Ed Sheeran, Mumford & Sons, The Lumineers & Imagine Dragons. They’ll keep you smiling, dancing & singing along to their heart moving song renditions.
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The Heart Song List
Born in South Korea, Jamie Shadowlight moved to the United States at the age of 2. She started playing classical violin at age 5 and by the age of 12, was known as an award winning violinist in LA, winning the Grand Prize for the LA/KOREAN Times Concerto Competition, and the Gold Medal for her trio in the Bach Festival, among many others. Continue reading
Southern California based singer/ songwriter and 2-time winner of The Coachella Valley Weekly’s Music Award for Best Male Vocalist (2014 and 2015), performs his eclectic blend of acoustic originals and reimagined popular covers.
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It is Dawn Mitschele’s shimmering, angelic vocals that, once experienced, will always be remembered. She combines her impressive voice with resonant stories, which makes for a magical live performance and exquisite recordings. Continue reading
Singer/guitarist Matt C. has entertained for parties, weddings, and corporate events around the country for over twelve years. Matt has a fun, upbeat guitar style complemented by a smooth voice, which was voted by NBC San Diego as one of the city’s “Top 10 Voices.”
His repertoire ranges from today’s chart toppers, through the wide reaches of rock and roll, all the way back to the classic jazz of the 40’s and before. Whether performing Bob Marley or Bob Dylan, John Mayer or Johnny Cash, Matt brings each song to life with his fresh acoustic arrangements and easy-to-listen-to sound.
They are a modern a-cappella group that carry the classic vintage look with a modern contemporary song list. Who wouldn’t want to have this group as a grand entrance or throughout the evening at your event?
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Latin 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, virturostic group interplay, and spirited passion gives Latin Go a memorable experience. Book Latin Go at your next event!
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Raised on a smorgasbord of musical styles in his hometown of San Diego, California, Steve Nieves brings over 35 years of live performing experience to his exceptional solo events.