Bands & Ensembles in Wilkes Barre, 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).
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).
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.
Peterson Brothers BandAll the musicians that paved the way!
Led by Glenn Jr., 21 and Alex, 19, the Peterson Brothers have toured throughout the United States, and had the opportunity to play with and open for the likes of Gary Clark Jr., Robert Randolph and the Family Band, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Buddy Guy, the late B.B. King and other musical greats. They have also played festivals throughout the U.S., including the Chicago Blues Festival, Minnesota State Fair, Riverbend Festival, Austin City Limits Festival, Ogden Roots and Blues, King Biscuit Festival, Old Settler’s Music Fest, Kerrville Folk Festival, Lancaster Blues & Roots, Allentown Blues, Brews & Barbecue, and many more. With a standing room only weekly residency at Austin’s famed music hall, The Continental Club, the Peterson Brothers have been referred to as, “The future of Austin music” by Mark Murray of Sun Radio, and “Some of the most talented musicians I have seen come out of Austin” by Jamfeed.
Bovine Social ClubAmericana, Folk, Rock, Bluegrass, Twang, Country
Bred on the northern banks of the Delaware River, Bovine Social Club is a grassy, twangy, swinging breed of Americana sounds sure to get your dancing cow on. One wicked lineup of seasoned jam musicians back the thoughtful lyrics of vocalist, philosopher, memoirist and former monk, Samuel Saint Thomas. The Bovines' carefully crafted twang grass songs of longing, loving, picnicking, gardening, confessing and making the days go slow have sure become something to moo about.
Eric RudySinger / Songwriter / Acoustic Rock
Eric Rudy performs a great selection of hits ranging from classic rock, 90's alternative and Dave Matthews. Eric has been the front man for many popular regional bands. With an undeniable voice and a twinkle in his eye, Eric is no doubt an audience pleaser.