Bands & Ensembles in Tennessee
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).
Megan KatarinaSinger-Songwriter Megan Katarina
Megan Katarina is a Florida born and raised singer-songwriter. She began writing music and poetry at age 6, when she discovered Shel Silverstein and Martina McBride. She started playing guitar at age 12. Now, at just 22, Megan has shown the work ethic of an established musician. She performs at prestigious venues, such as the Bluebird Cafe, The House of Blues Orlando, and has shared the stage with artists like Asleep at The Wheel, Drew Baldridge, and Emerson Drive and more.
Tommy Tutone8675309/Jenny Power Pop Band
Tommy Tutone were an early-'80s power pop band led by vocalist Tommy Heath and guitarist Jim Keller. The group's first single, 1980's "Angel Say No," charted on the American Top 40, yet it was 1981's "867-5309/Jenny" that sent the group to the top of the charts. Peaking in early 1982, the single hit number four and went gold. Tommy Tutone also charted in the the Top 40 with the release of their third album, 1983's National Emotion. In 1994, Heath returned with Tommy Tutone and a new release!
Being hailed by press around the world as Shania's Successor, Jessica Lynn is fast on her way to becoming a household name. In the last three years, the New York singer/songwriter has completed three highly successful nationwide tours of the United States and has seen her first two full length concert television specials, This Much Fun – Live from the Winery at St. George, and Jessica Lynn - Takin' Over - Live from The Paramount, be met with rave reviews and seen by millions of viewers across America. She has sung her country’s National Anthem twice in New York’s famed Madison Square Garden and on national television for NASCAR, signed a major publishing deal with publishing giant Round Hill Music that has her in Nashville writing with today’s top hit writers, and has shared stages with country music elite: Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, Hank Williams Jr., Thompson Square, Jake Owen, Sammy Kershaw, Clint Black, Montgomery Gentry, Phil Vassar and others. In 2016, Jessica hit the road with country legend Jo Dee Messina for a west coast tour and recently had the honor of opening for the Queen of Country Music herself, Loretta Lynn.
Victor Wainwright And The TrainBlues, Roots Rock, and Soul
Though his career began over a decade ago with genuine rock n' roll honky-tonk, Wainwright has broadened his artistic scope over the years to include music representing virtually every corner of the blues. His dedication to musical discovery, sheer love for entertaining and insatiable curiosity have led him all around the world. The resulting perspective is a reflection of his passion for creating progressive roots music in an effort to move the art-form forward. Composer, producer, vocalist, entertainer and award winning piano player; Wainwright is an award winning raucous high-octane, dynamic performer and crowd pleaser with soul to spare. This is Blues, Roots Rock and Soul, featuring the boogie piano and soulful vocals of Victor Wainwright, backed by one of the most gifted bands on the scene: the WildRoots.
Jerry JacobsHigh-energy Pop/Country/Rock from Nashville, TN
“’Maybe Tonight’ by Jerry Jacobs may be your new favorite song,” writes Whiskey Riff. The popular country music and lifestyle blog has Jerry Jacobs’ debut single “on repeat, all day.” Country artist and songwriter Jerry Jacobs landed onto Nashville’s music scene in early 2014, and has been making noise in Music City and across the nation ever since.
Classical violin, Country & Western Fiddle, folk, and contemporary. I offer violin, viola and fiddle performance for any occasion- weddings, proposals, ceremonies, etc. I am easy to work with and can assure you there is no limit on musical requests, anything you wish to hear at your event is possible. I love making people happy with the music I play!
J.k. ColtrainJ.K. Coltrain Keeping It Country
October of 2018 J. K. Coltrain celebrated 35 years of performing. J. K. has remained proudly loyal to his roots in country music and he greatly appreciates his many fans and supporters that have stuck with him through it all. J.K. was inducted into The Traditional Country Hall of Fame in 2007 and in 2009 won both The Texas CMA Entertainer and Best Country Album of The Year awards.
The Slow DragAmerican Rock’n Roll
The Slow Drag’s lyrics envelop the listener in the nostalgia of familiar moments with easily digestible phrasing, hooky melodies, and eclectic arrangements which can be loosely categorized as American Rock’n Roll, and enjoyed by fans of 60s pop-sensibility, 70s Classic Rock highway driving guitars, 80s Fun and 90s Broody Rock. Sets include hours of originals and all your favorite classic & top 40 covers.
Gabe WalshCountry Artist/Solo/Duo/Full Band
Gabe Walsh is a dynamic country artist based out of Nashville, TN. Born and raised in Blue Rapids, KS, Walsh moved to Tennessee in 2013 after graduating from college. He immediately began cutting his teeth in bars across downtown Nashville and found himself with a few different residencies on Lower Broadway. Gabe released a 5 song EP titled “Let The Whiskey Talk” in 2015. Recently, in 2018, Walsh released a new single titled “Once Upon A Time” featuring Landon Magee. Look for him on the road!