Actors & Actresses in New York
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B.d. LenzNY/NJ based guitarist & bandleader
New York City, NY
B.D. Lenz is a guitarist extraordinaire and his band plays everything from lush jazz standards to high-energy jazz rock flavored with the grooves of Latin and Funk. His versatile ensembles can do it all from raging parties to quiet cocktail. He's released ten recordings, played thousands of gigs internationally, and has had music featured on hundreds of TV shows globally! This band can play in any configuration and instrumentation to fit your taste and budget - instrumental or with vocalists
Adam FalconA blend of Roots & Soul music mixed with the Blues
New York City, NY
Adam Falcon has worked and/or shared the stage with Roberta Flack, Sophie B. Hawkins, Whitney Houston, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Jim Lauderdale, Robert Palmer, Peter Gabriel, and Nona Hendryx. He's opened for James Cotton Blues Band, Matt “Guitar” Murphy, Ruthie Foster, The Wailers, Jim Lauderdale and Tower of Power. Writing songs for George Benson and having songs on national television got Falcon noticed by The Song Writers Hall of Fame, which honored him with the Abe Olman Scholarship Award.
Too BlueBluegrass & Swing
Traveling freely between the genres of bluegrass, swing, Celtic and jazz, a Too Blue performance is a dynamic dose of serious fun. Smooth harmonies and adventurous musicianship bring stellar arrangements to life and leave the listener anything but “blue”. Seamlessly blending their vocals are guitarist Betsy Rome and banjoist Joan Harrison. Mandolin powerhouse Michael Sassano astounds and entertains, while jazz bassist Jamie Doris brings a creative and unique perspective to the band.
The Bob Stump BandBluegrass, Americana Blues, R&B
Americana music influenced by bluegrass, western swing, country blues & folk. Just as Bob says "Bare bones, honest, heartfelt Americana!". Then while I was listening to this I wondered just what Americana really is? Acoustic guitar? Check. Harmonica? Fiddle ?Check. Driving rhythm? Check. Rousing choruses. Yup!-
Union RailNew England's own original folk, country, bluegrass old time American music.
Union Rail is an original band with influences ranging from Appalachian bluegrass to folk, outlaw country, blues and they're own pop mix of early American music. With all members being both vocalists and multi-faceted instrumentalists the band brings a great mix of sounds from guitars to banjos to harmonicas and an array of other instruments along with frequent layered harmonies to create a great classic but modern friendly sound.
Doug Munro La Pompe AttackGrammy nominated jazz guitarist/singer
New York City, NY
Since 1986 Doug has released 18 albums as a leader and has appeared on over 75 recordings as a sideman. He has released recordings in many jazz styles including: Soul-Jazz, Organ Trio, Latin and Gypsy Jazz. Since 1986 Doug has released 18 albums as a leader working with a diverse array of artists including Dr. Lonnie Smith, Adam Nussbaum, Lew Soloff, David "Fat Head" Newman, Cyrille Aimee, Howard Alden and Ken Peplowski. His latest group, La Pompe Attack, celebrates the hot swing style of jazz. Rates reflected are for a two member band and can vary based on number of musicians and location.
Blind CrowBluegrass-influenced string band
A progressive string quartet from Albany, NY, Blind Crow blends technical proficiency, infectious rhythms, and insane amounts of energy to create an inspiring musical experience. The band’s repertoire reflects the unique musical perspective that each of the four members brings to the group - resulting in a show that has something for everyone.
Paul Josephs Blues BandPaul Josephs' Band re-animates traditional blues.
New York City, NY
The Paul Josephs Blues Band re-animates traditional, rolling blues and grooves with the spirit of the founders of the genre. Josephs' carries forward the subtle, driving shuffle found in pre-rock blues and brings to life the essence of the tradition. Paul, a native of New York and has been playing professionally since age 16. He tours internationally with his own music and has toured, performed and/or recorded with Dr. Lonnie Smith, Idris Muhammed, Peter Yarrow and Many More.
Long Steel RailBluegrass Band
Long Steel Rail cultivates and extends the traditions of American Acoustic Roots music. Playing an eclectic mix of traditional and not-so-traditional string band music, LSR sits at the confluence of many different streams of musical sensibility. They deliver a distinctive and infectious blend of Bluegrass, Folk, Classic Country, and String Band music, tinged with Swing, Irish, Blues, Rockabilly and other ingredients that spice up the rich gumbo of American music.
A slow burn, simmering soft and subtle, tapping into both the sultry and sweet, NATALIE FORTEZA has a wondrous ability to push familiar buttons in the listener’s soul, but also find new ones they may not even be aware of. She can purr at the microphone but there’s an underlying vocal power there, Natalie’s vocal talent is hard to miss. With soulful, exotic mystique, her unique, recognizable voice summons emotion through layers of Pop, Alt-Soul, and World Music.