Alaska born and raised, singer/songwriter Scout Smith spent every childhood summer in Wenatchee, where her family now lives. She has been a working musician since 2007, and has performed at more than 60 venues in Alaska, Washington, and California. While recording her most recent EP in Los Angeles in 2011, she co-wrote with many established writers and artists in many genres. Scout has performed guitar, background vocals, and harmonies on her 7 albums, as well as for other artist’s recording. Scout is available for shows, private events, and charities. For booking information or other musical inquiries, contact Scout by email, or visit www.scoutsound.com and www.reverbnation.com/scoutsmith.
JunkBelly's roots trace back through singer and lead guitar player, Wayne Evans. Wayne was the founding member of The Boogie Monsters in Reno, NV. After conquering the Reno scene, he moved the band to Austin, TX where they played many of the classic Austin venues and did some touring. With The Boogie Monsters, Wayne has graced the stage with such classic acts as the Fabulous Thunderbirds, Tommy Castro, Booker T Jones, Dick Dale, and many more. In 2008 Wayne moved to Wenatchee WA for family reasons and since has assembled some local heavy hitting musicians to form the valley's newest pop rockin blues band: JunkBelly.
Music: JunkBelly is a band of seasoned musicians who have made their individual trips around the block but still have the passion for music and the experience to know what they want from it. JunkBelly is a blues based pop/rock band that features original tunes that reflect influences such as The Allman Brothers Band, Ben Harper, Funk Brothers, SRV and Santana. A JunkBelly show will also surprise with deep cut covers and fresh new takes on classic favorites. These guys are in it to make music and leave the fluff to the pretty boys. Come and get some JunkBelly! Members Wayne Evans Vocals, Guitar Jeff Frantz Vocals, Guitar Keyboard Mike Gamble Bass Paul Mares Vocals, Drums. Find out more @ www.junkbelly.org and www.facebook.com/junkbelly
Darnell Scott is a one of a kind musician up and coming presence in the world of blues, R&B, and soul. From childhood he enjoyed the music of such blues/rock artists as Jimi Hendrix, War, and Santana. Although Scott has had no formal guitar training, his exciting blend of blues, gospel, R&B and Classic Rock is rooted deep in his soul. His command of the guitar is unique and captivating, and he delivers a song with mesmerizing style and originality. The combination of his experience, influences, and his own expressive style is evident in the way he takes authority of his instrument.
Enhancing the talent of Scott are musicians chosen for their professional command of their instruments, stage presence, and knowledge of dynamics it takes to captivate an audience. Desert Blues provides a healthy dose of driving rhythm, soulful vocal performances, and searing blues guitar. Though accomplished in the studio, they are best savored in live performances.
You can learn more about Darnell Scott and where you can hear his terrific music at his website.
Identity Unknown has been part of the Wenatchee music scene for seven years and is a rock band that likes to entertain with cover dance tunes, from 70's classics to today's hits, and original material. Identity Unknown has been a hit at work parties, wedding receptions, motocross parties, costume parties, or just a gathering of friends that love live rock 'n roll. Band members are Patrick Lopeman - Lead Vocals, Jason Barb - Lead Guitar, James Horan - Guitar/Vocals, Leo Meats - Bass and Gilbert Garcia - Drums.
Check out Identity Unknown's MySpace site to listen to some tunes and get the whole scoop!
An original Christian singer/songwriter with a high energy band, Andrew has written and produced more than a half dozen albums. He is a published songwriter whose songs are being used by churches across the U.S. and Canada.
Brody Blackburn is a singer-songwriter who has takeninfluences from Jason Miraz, Jack Johnson and John Mayer. With a smooth, infectious style and orignal vocals, Brody has been highly praised wherever he performs. He has opened for major regional acts and is available for concerts, shows, fundraisers and private events. Contact St. Clair Artist Management for booking at (509) 679-8298. Check out Brody's website for more information.
Not your usual singer-songwriter act, Michael Carlos writes music that ranges from full-throttle rock, to Latin-influenced music, to acoustic ballads with strings.
The Michael Carlos Band is energetic enough to be at home on large outdoor festival stages, but balances thought-provoking folk-rock with acoustic material fitting a coffeehouse. In between, you’ll find music that defies any attempt to limit it to one genre.
Expect something different! See Michael Carlos on line.
Slackdaddy takes pride in bringing back the good time, drive you out of your seat, dance music of the 60's and 70's, with six professional musicians that have worked the club and show scene for over 30 years, five of them also handling lead vocalists and lots of tight harmony. Jack Norris on drums, Larry Bagdon on bass, Mike Waters on guitar, Randy Kesterson on guitar, Phil Bilodeau on keyboards, and Dan Sivey on sax. A high enery, professional show that leaves the crowding screaming "One More!"