Musicians

Time to level up! Hire a jazz duo for your next cocktail party, a steel drum player at your next beach themed event, or a pianist to entertain even the most discerning crowd. Find all of the above and so much more, below.

Adam Lasher

Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist
Los Angeles, CA

Adam Lasher is an Artist who was recently featured on the 2015 season and the current Final 2016 season of “American Idol” on FOX. Adam auditioned in New Orleans, performed his original song, and quickly became one of the judges’ favorites. When they asked Adam about a small black case clipped to his guitar strap, Adam shared with a national audience that he has type 1 diabetes and the case was a device that continuously monitors his blood sugar. He is passionate about helping improve other Type 1 Diabetic lives by bringing awareness to new medical advancements in Diabetes. Although Adam is an original artist in his own right successfully paving his way, he is grateful for learning about music and life from his famous uncle, multiple Grammy Award winner, Carlos Santana. Currently residing in Los Angeles, Adam grew up in the Bay Area but started his group “Adam Lasher Band” with his bandmates while attending Berklee College of Music in Boston. Adam’s original music has also been featured on other series including WE television original series, “My Fair Wedding, CBS televisions “Young and the Restless” and was even impersonated by Jimmy Fallon on the Tonight Show during a Ryan Seacrest interview. Adam’s journey on American Idol came to an end when the Top 24 were cut down to the Top 14. Adam has recently released an album entitled, “These Shoes” available on iTunes.

MASSIVE MCGREGOR

Lead vocal/ Guitar/ Bass/ Drums/ Lead guitar/ Keyboards
Los Angeles, CA

Massive McGregor has been performing for decades all over the Caribbean! Before he came to reside in the United States, McGregor's former band, Bamiki Bandula, opened for the infamous James Brown, making them a staple in the reggae community. Since then, he has worked with Kerry Gordy, who signed McGregor's new band Belize to Prince's label, Paisley Park of Warner Brothers. McGregor performed with The Black Eyed Peas's guitar player George Pajon, before moving on to play reggae roots music with numerous talented musicians. Some of his accolades include performing with his famous cousin Freddy McGregor, Fully Fullwood, Peter Tosh, Lewis Richards, Rome Ramirez and Eric Wilson of Sublime. Currently, he is busy in the studio working on his new album featuring over 100 new songs. When Massive McGregor performs, you will feel and see the talent that runs through his every move! Don't miss out on your chance to experience a reggae legend!

Errol Bonnick & The Lionz

Electrifying Reggae Act from Kingston Jamaica
Los Angeles, CA

Jamaican born Errol Bonnick started his musical journey in Kingston at the tender age of 17, inspired by his brother Trevor Bonnick, former lead vocalist for the group Blood Fire Posse. Errol was then introduced to Mr. Glen Browne from the great Browne brothers, a family of musicians, songwriters & producers, who quickly noticed Errol’s talent and signed him up as lead vocalist for a group called K.R.U {Knowledge, Respect & Unity}. The group consisted of seven people, including Robert Dubwise Browne, now guitarist for famous artists like Shaggy & reggae group Morgan Heritage; and Richard Shams Browne, now one of Jamaica's top dancehall producers. Errol moved on to perform in cabaret for a number of years across the north and west coast of Jamaica. He was then headhunted by a group called Live Wyya to be their lead vocalist. Since then, the group has won a range of awards and accolades including Jamaica’s Irie FM 2003 Big Break Competition and still is the only group to win that competition. They won the 2004 JFM awards twice for best Show Band & Best Backing Band; competed against 16 of the Island's top Bands and won the Global Battle Of The Bands competition in November 2005 to go on to further compete at London's Astoria Centre in December 2005. As Ambassadors for Jamaica, The Caribbean, Reggae & Rastafari, Live Wyya competed against 24 bands across the world in a musical show down emerging a fantastic 8th position. After compiling their album, Solid Meditation, the group toured the world with the cool ruler Gregory Isaacs. Today Errol, a smooth Rasta rebel, is pursuing his solo career and moving with the spirit of the conquering lion on his path of creating a repertoire of upbeat and uplifting Lovers Rock, Roots Reggae. He is on his journey of weaving his magic across the airwaves with his cultural messages and his mysterious, powerful, commanding, yet very sensual voice that he’s definitely been blessed with. For Bookings Contact: errolbonnick@yahoo.com ** Rates may vary due to venue size & travel **

Philip Gough

Gunslinger
Los Angeles, CA

Phil Gough is an American guitarist, composer and producer. A Los Angeles native he has performed and recorded with many top artists. He has also composed for film and television and still finds time to perform live.

Sega Genecide

Everyone's favorite 90's cover band
Los Angeles, CA

SEGA Genecide is LA and Orange County's premier 90's tribute act. We've been nominated for an OC Music award for Best Tribute, hosted of a successful weekly 90s night for the last 6 years, been featured in OC Weekly, Orange County Magazine, and Modern Luxury Brides CA. We've even jammed with Dennis Rodman. We play everything from Alanis to Weezer, Ace of Base to Third Eye Blind, Eminem, DMX, Cranberris, Smash Mouth, Nirvana, Smashing Pumpkins, and Madonna. SEGA Genecide can turn any night into a full blown 90s dance party. Visit us at La Cave in Costa Mesa every Friday for the best 90s night in CA! Any 90s artist. Any genre.

SMITH

SMITH - OC's Best Country Band
Los Angeles, CA

SMITH is a six-piece pop country music group located in Southern California that performs hits from artists such as Maren Morris and Miranda Lambert to Luke Bryan and Thomas Rhett. Mix modern country with classics and you have the musical recipe for awesome. Comprised of seasoned musicians who have worked with Albert Lee, Kenny Loggins, Johnny Lee and Keith Emerson, SMITH can rock your favorite country as well as Top 40 hits. If you fancy Lady Antebellum and Luke Bryan, to Adele and AC/DC, SMITH will deliver a legit, high-energy show that appeals to a wide variety of audiences. Originally formed when chosen by ABC and Disney executives to perform the now CMT series "Nashville" soundtrack to Disneyland visitors, the band has since impressed and satisfied an extensive list of high-profile clientele including E&J Gallo Wineries, Cholame Wineries, California Almond Board, Hulu, Michelin, ViewSonic, Briggs Electric, Disney, Knott’s Berry Farm, Gilley’s Las Vegas, SASCO, TEI, Deloitte, RTC Events and a myriad of others. From Country Club to Convention Center: SMITH will "Rock and Rule" your event.

UPSTREAM

For the absoulte best in Caribbean Music...
Los Angeles, CA

Upstream has been spreading their message of love and positivity through their exhilarating Caribbean Music, namely, Reggae, Calypso, Soca and steel drum music, for quite some time now. Throughout the years, they have mesmerized audiences from all over the world and brought many to kneel at their alter of ultimate enjoyment. With a multi-talented line up of some of the most experienced and enlightened musicians in their camp, they continue to spread joy to an unsuspecting public. Bandleader and Lead Singer/Guitarist "Haile Blackman," is originally from The Republic of Trinidad & Tobago and the son of the legendary creator of Soca Music, the late Ras Shorty I. Steel drum Extraordinaire, “Derek Brewstafari,” is also a Trinidad and Tobago native and will tug at your heartstrings with his melodic steel drum tones. Upstream currently has six CD’s available. Their discography is as follows: “Upstream”, self-titled CD release in 1995, “Life” released in 2000, “Jump to the Rhythm” in 2001, “To Da Maxx” and “Pick Up Yourself” in 2007 and most recently “21st Century –Live” in 2013. You will not want to miss their exciting live concerts coming soon to a venue near you! A great time is guaranteed to be had by all! Do you really want to party? Upstream invites you to come do the West Indian boogie, to their intriguing selection of exciting Reggae, Calypso, Soca, and Steel Pan music. Come join the experience!

Amy May

Singer/ Guitarist
Los Angeles, CA

Singer and Songwriter Amy May has performed to audiences in 10 different countries, spanning across 4 continents, and has even played the Cannes Film Festival. With a voracious need to travel, explore and express herself through her music, Amy's raw, heartfelt lyrics and stirring melodies have gained her a global fan base, expanded further by her songs being regularly featured in hit TV shows, Documentaries and Feature Films.

Mouhammed Bassaj

Singer/Songwriter/Musician
Los Angeles, CA

Mouhammed Bassaj is a Singer/Songwriter and Multi Instrumentalist Musician who started playing drums as his first instrument at the age of 14. Continuing his love and dedication for the instrument and influenced by the likes of great drummers such as John Bonham, Buddy Rich and others, he formed a band with local friends and played the Orange County and L.A. circuit. After many years of drumming, touring and recording in various bands, but all the while honing his craft in music, writing and recording, which includes playing all the instruments, recording and mixing his songs; he continues to write songs and perform live on a regular basis as a solo acoustic artist or fronting his fierce rock n' roll band, The Blue Moon Gurus. His version of Loretta Lynn’s “Miss Being Mrs.” submitted to Jack White's record label, Third Man Records for a worldwide contest held through the label, received acknowledgement and an honorable mention from the label on their website. He also auditioned to be the Lead Vocalist for Stone Temple Pilots through open auditions the band held. His wide range of influences in music and songwriting include genres in Rock, Blues, Folk, Country, Reggae, Middle Eastern and more, which with their influence and his own vision makes him able to create, write and perform his own unique style and sound of music.

Family Style

Blues Soul and Rock and Roll
Los Angeles, CA

Family Style is one of the most popular bands playing the circuit in Southern California. The band plays everything from Blues, Soul, to Rock & Roll. Tony Rodriguez is on the drums and lead vocals, Vic Rodriguez and Marvin McDaniels on the guitar, Melvin Scudders on the bass, and Richard Tyznlck on the sax and percussion. Book Family Style if you’re looking for an excellent performance!