Bands & Ensembles in Scranton, Pennsylvania
Wanna hire a rockstar? Yea you do... or maybe you don’t and are just looking for a Jazz singer (BTW, we think Jazz soloists are total rockstars). No matter the genre or style, the Special Guest band category will not disappoint. Scroll through our talent to book the perfect entertainment for your next big bash (or intimate cocktail party).
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.
Giovana RobinsonGiovana sings with passion connecting audiences
Giovana Robinson’s repertoire include Latin music styles, Latin Jazz and music from her album “Introducing Giovana”. Giovana has performed for over 15 years in a variety of stages like the Philadelphia Art Museum, The Kimmel Center of the Performing Arts, The Woodmere Art Museum, WHYY, The Center City Jazz Festival, Artreach, Rutgers University, UPENN, Villanova University, The Atwater Kent museum, The Sunoco Welcome America 4th of July event on the Ben Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia.
Brendan Brisk Blues BandHigh energy 60’s style Blues, Jazz, Funk N’ Soul
The Brendan Brisk Blues Band performs high energy blues covers with jazz improvisation, along with funky and soulful original music. Reminiscent of 60’s acts such as Jimi Hendrix and Cream, it’s psychedelic rock music sure to keep your eyes wide! Brendan Brisk also performs solo acoustic for a more intimate setting.
Jordan Ramirez MusicSoul | r&b | Funk
Jordan Ramirez is a singer-songwriter from Kingston, PA, currently fronting the touring Soul/Jazz R&B/Funk five-piece, Jordan Ramirez & The Tribe. "combines elements of hip-hop and soul...unique sound" (Alan K. Stout, the570.com). "...[Jordan] captivated the room with [a] soulful voice and [an] original guitar style" -- (Matt Mattei, Times Leader).
Conjunto PhiladelphiaPHILADELPHIA'S MOST EXCITING CUBAN BAND
Conjunto Philadelphia is a musical ensemble based in the Philadelphia area performing the music of Pre-Revolutionary Cuba. The group's main aspiration is to maintain the authenticity of the music while performing it in a way that pays homage to Cuba's deep and treasured musical history. Genres include Son, Cha-Cha-Chá and Bolero. The normal size of the band is 7 musicians but can adapt based on the needs of the event. Solo acts all the way up to 7 musicians can be booked.
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.
Frank MarcinkowskiSolo Acoustic Musician
Love to play Classic and 90's Rock, as well as some reggae (Tom Petty, Stone Temple Pilots, Pearl Jam, Dirty Heads and Sublime). I perform alone playing guitar and singing. I've also played in bands in the area for many years, most recently as a part of popular duo Cruise Control.