Convention Showcase

Check out our lineup of our Entertainment Showcase for 2020 Check the availability of these bands for your event.

Grand Funk Railroad

www.grandfunkrailroad.com

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Originating from Flint, Michigan in 1969, this top selling American rock group of the 70’s is “COMIN’ TO YOUR TOWN TO HELP YOU PARTY IT DOWN”.  Grand Funk Railroad is extremely excited to be touring in 2020 marking a 51 year milestone. After playing to millions of fans on the band’s tours from 1996 to 2019, Grand Funk’s 2020 SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL TOUR will continue to reach both new and long-time fans.

Peacemaker
www.peacemakerrocks.com
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Peacemaker is a Tri-City Michigan band formed by four veteran musicians wanting to pay tribute to the classic rock sounds of the late 70’s and early 80’s. Fans wanting to hear great music from  Bad Company, Led Zeppelin, Foreigner and other legends of the day, Should feel right at home at a Peacemaker show. Although the band writes and performs original music, it is their spot-on set of rock covers that really wins over the crowd!  In 2019  Peacemaker Played big Michigan festivals and shared the stage with rock legends Foreigner, Jackyl, Y&T, Bulletboys and more!

RockStar
RockStar Facebook Page
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We are The International Arena Rock Sensation! RockStar is 12 Tributes all in ONE…A show designed for ALL AGES Enjoy the insane excitement and energy of the Arena Rock Concerts of the 80s. Viisit www.rockstaronline.net for more information!

Bernadette Kathryn and the Lonely Days Band
www.bernadettekathrynonline.com
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Hot Rock’n Country and Southern Fried Classic Rock.

Big Riggs Band
Big Riggs Band Facebook
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Big Riggs Band’s edgy, modern country music image is hard-core Country! They play modern country, classic country, and their own original music.
Since country must be country-wide, Big Riggs Band figured they should be, too. So, they perform nation wide at night clubs, casinos, country music festivals, and concert venues, and even bars. They offer something for everyone, from the metal-head to the classic country cowpoke. And all of it with a personal touch and in their own inimitable style. Rabble-rousing bass lines and intricate drum patterns form a musical web that holds up a symphony of keyboard, thick rhythm guitar, screaming lead guitar, and multi-part harmonies.
Big Riggs Band are truly a must-see act!
Root Doctor Band
www.rootdoctorband.com
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Root Doctor plays a diverse mix of classic soul and R&B alongside traditional blues and inspired original material. Along with over 30 years of club, concert and festival performances, they have released six recordings to local and national acclaim.  The Root Doctor resume includes appearances with Tab Benoit, Ray Charles, Macy  Gray , Buddy Guy, Koko Taylor, Little Richard, Otis Clay, Bobby Rush, James Cotton, Taj Mahal and many more. Their performances have electrified audiences at numerous nightclubs and festivals including the prestigious Poconos Blues festival, the Detroit Jazz Festival and The Great Woods Music Festival in Beausejour, Manitoba, Canada. Root Doctor is proud to have played the historically significant Idlewild Music festival as well.

Flight
www.careyandpaulgroup.com
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Flight is an eight piece, high energy classic rock horn group made up of Michigan based musicians.
Eddie Lester
Eddie Lester Facebook Page
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Eddie Lester is an amazing artist with brilliant talent.
The Rusty Wright Band
www.rustywrightband.com
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Rusty Wright is a masterful lyric storyteller who sets fire to his musical tales with his world class fretwork. This Billboard Top 10 artist’s innovative sound is a hot rod fusing of Texas-style blues, swinging boogie & Southern rock.
John King
www.johnkingcountry.com
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Drive, paired with raw talent and business savvy took this young man out of a little mountain town in Georgia and into the spotlight opening for award-winning artists, writing number 1 songs, and touring over 150 dates a year.

In addition to his rising success as an artist, King is also earning national recognition as a songwriter. In early 2016, King experienced his first #1 with a song called “We Went” recorded by artist Randy Houser. King co-wrote the song with friends, Matt Rogers and Justin Wilson and received a 2016 ASCAP Songwriter Award for the song’s success. King has gone on to write songs for some of Country’s biggest stars. King also penned the first Hootie and The Blowfish song to be released since 2005. “Rollin” is featured on their upcoming album.

ReBooted featuring Judy Harrison
www.careyandpaulgroup.com
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ReBooted, featuring Judy Harrison, is Northern Michigan’s favorite high-energy 7-piece country/classic rock music band!  Not only doeReBooted cover a wide array of country/classic rock tunes, but their show is fully choreographed and fun for all ages. Get up and strut your stuff on the dance floor or have just as much fun watching the action on stage! 

Daniel Harrison and the $2 Highway
www.careyandpaulgroup.com
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Daniel Harrison and the $2 Highway is a not-so-traditional mixture of Country, Rock, Soul and Pop band from Detroit, Michigan. Their groove laden mixture of alternative country and roots is layered with complex conga beats, entrancing guitar solos, and grooving bass lines, all driven by the deep thumping of Rich Pyle’s kick. Rounding out this unconventional group are the soulful, and sometimes haunting, lyrics generated by Daniel Harrison’s powerful, raw voice.

Mac Watts
www.macwattsmusic.com
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I bring a little bit of the Nashville scene to you mixed with my original music that has grown to be known all throughout the State of Michigan.

Misty Blues Party Band
www.mistybluespartyband.com
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Robert Kolo and The Misty Blues Party Band have a large variety of music ranging from Bang Band, Country Western, Young Country, 50’s Rock & Roll, Motown, Contemporary Rock, Latin, Ethnic music, Italian, German, specializing in Polish. Robert Kolo and The Misty Blues Party Band have performed throughout the entire country. In addition, they have performed around the world, on cruise ships through the Caribbean and Alaska, Disney world in Orlando, Florida, and Opry Land in Nashville, Tennessee. The trademark of the Misty Blues Party Band is their big harmony sound and unique, Las Vegas style wardrobe. They change their tuxedos at indoor appearances every set. At outdoor festivals, they change their band attire every hour that they perform.

Shiatown
Shiatown Facebook Page
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Shiatown performs today’s country hits as well as some of yesterday’s classic. We are based in Mid-Michigan. We have performed many venues such asFlorida Georgia Line House in NashvilleandBig Country Fest in Frankenmuth. We are a group of experienced musiciansthat have been performing music over 30 years. We take pride in our vocal abilities. We have three lead singers in the band, all with unique styleswhen singing lead. We have developed strong harmonies that blend well together. Shiatown has a strong fan base that loves to follow us to our different performances. They are what drives us to keep our set lists current and fresh. We are all humbled withtheir support.
Todd Michael Band
www.toddmichaelband.com
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Established in late 2017, the Todd Michael Band is a band of high caliber and all-star country musicians. The band was formed as a vision of Todd Michael, a singer/songwriter from Michigan, to be a regional powerhouse and to spread their passion and joy of music to all who attend their shows.

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