Harvey Fuqua of Motown Hitsville, U.S.A owned a record label, Anna Records and Harvey’s label’s artist Johnny Bristol, brought a band to Harvey's attention: “Jr. Walker and The All Stars” with Tony Washington on drums, Autrey DeWalt (aka) Jr. Walker on sax and vocals, Victor Thomas on keyboards and Willie Woods on guitar. Harvey Fuqua signed the band to his label in 1963; he closed his label and Harvey Fuqua brought his artists including the band with him to Motown Records. They started recording in 1964. Harvey became a songwriter and executive at Motown. The 90's sadly brought the untimely death of Autrey DeWalt (aka) Jr. Walker and Willie Woods. Since then, Victor Thomas and Tony Washington have united with Kenny Walker on sax and Acklee King on percussion. Throughout the 48 years of making music this band has worked side by side with Harvey Fuqua and in 2002 was inducted into The Grammy Hall of Fame. Present’s A NIGHT OF MOTOWN 2008-2009 -- Legendary Classic Motown Show is available for routing dates in your area. Routing price and complete promotional kits are available with this Show. With Songs of the Motown Acts known for their great songs, harmony sounds, and choreography through-out the decades that helped define “The Sound of Young America.” Their shows are every bit as entertaining as it was in the sixties and seventies. Re-introduce the Legendary Classic Motown show to a whole new generation of fans. Jr Walkers Allstar Band from Motown Records. 2002 GRAMMY HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE The Legendary Classic Motown show featuring: , Hits of: The Supremes: Stop (In The Name of Love), Come See About Me; Martha and the Vandellas: Dancing In The Streets, Jimmy Mack; Marvelettes: Mr Post Man, Beachwood 45789; Gladys Knight & The Pips: Mid-Night Train To Georgia…and many, many more; The female part of "The Jr Walkers Allstar Band" is handled by a group affectionately known as "The Ladeez". The Ladeez being from Detroit have toured and worked with many of the Motown legends around the world helping to keep this music authenic. This list consist of FLO The Supremes, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Temptation Revue feat. Dennis Edwards, The Contours, Freda Payne, Laura Lee, The Floaters, The Dramatics, The Jones Girls, Carl Carlton, David Ruffin, Eddie Kendrick and The Miracles to name a few. The Ladeez are a great addition to Jr.Walkers Allstar Bands Motown sound. The combination makes for a great evening. Jr Walkers AllStar Band: ShotGun, What Does It Take(To Win Your Love), RoadRunner, Cleo,s Back, These Eyes…and many many More. A 1-HOUR HIGH ENERGY SHOW TO FIT A LOW BUDGET Categories: Urban, R&B, Soul, Classic R&B, Motown, Holiday, '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s Touring Region: International
The Van Dyke Revue has July 4th available! Inquire now and bring The Van Dyke Revue to your July 4th event! The Van Dyke Revue is a 4-piece variety band based in Southwest Michigan. The Van Dyke Revue has been entertaining audiences throughout Indiana, Michigan, and Illinois for years. The Van Dyke Revue was started in 1987 by John and David Van Dyke, father and son. The Van Dyke Revue has a setlist of over three hundred songs. The band performs Motown, British Rock, 1950's Rock & Roll, Jimmy Buffett, Bluegrass, Country, and Today's Hits. John Van Dyke is a consumate musician, performing lead and backing vocals, piano, guitar, and violin. David Van Dyke provides guitar, backing and lead vocals, and harmonica. Kevin Healy provides bass and backing vocals. Bo Allsop provides percussion, backing and lead vocals. The Van Dyke Revue is also able to provide dinner music for you and your guests to enjoy while dining. The dinner music set is mostly piano standards from the pre-rock era (1940's-1950's). The band emphasizes that you, the event planner, aree in charge of the playlist. The Van Dyke Revue dresses professionally at every engagement, and will adjust the band's volume as needed.
The EZ River Band has been playing together for over 25 years. The members of the band are, Lee on lead guitar, Ralph on bass guitar, and Jimmy on Drums.They are available for club dates, weddings, private parties, etc. They are available for club dates, weddings, private parties, etc. They play music from the 1950's - 2000, Country, Rock, etc. They play a variety of music to satisfy all ages and audiences. Even though The EZ River Band is only a three piece band, they have been told many times that they sound better than most five and six piece bands. So we hope to here from you about your up coming events and parties. Thank You, from The EZ River Band. For all your good times.
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