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Progressive metal/rock band from New Jersey. We consist of Kevin Nixon on rhythm guitar and lead vocals, Tim Quinn on lead guitar, Tom Walters on bass/backup vocals, David Barton on keyboards/Backup Vocals and Armond Floyd on Drums.

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Percussionist and LP artist Fajardo, Jr. has played and or recorded with some of the greatest Latin musicians of our time including Johnny Pacheco, Oscar D’ Leon, Jose Alberto (El Canario), La Sonora Mantancera, Johnny Ray, Grupo Imagen, Luisito Carrion, Pedro Jesus, Cano Estremerra, Johnny Almendra, Tito Puente, Sheila E., Nino Segarra, Cachao and many others. On his first tour, in 1977 at the age of 5, he and his father performed in Africa sponsored by RMM (Ralph Mercado Management). His first love was and will always remain his TIMBALES and percussion instruments. As a percussionist, he developed his own style by watching and learning from famous percussionists like Tito Puente, Johnny Almendra, Ralph Irizarry and others. Fajardo Jr. made his first TV appearance at the age of 3 in Miami. Fajardo Jr. has also had the opportunity to travel with many artists to such places like Africa, Mexico, Canada, France, Martinique, Guadeloupe, St. Maarten, Germany, Russia, Holland, Colombia as well as throughout the United States. Fajardo, Jr. also has had the honor of appearing on TV shows such as "SIEMPRE EN DOMINGO", "EL SHOW DE ROLANDO BARRAL", "EL SHOW DE EL MEDIO DIA", "ACCESS HOLLYWOOD", "PRIMERA EDICION", "SALSA EN LA CALLE", “EL SHOW DE FERNANDO HIDALGO” to name a few. Most recently, Fajardo, Jr. has been performing with his band started in 1949 by his father world renowned Cuban flutist and bandleader Jose Fajardo. For more info on Fajardo, Jr. please visit www.fajardojronline.com Fajardo, Jr. is also part of another company by the name of FYSE Enterprises that also provides DJ's, MC's party consulting and more. Please ask for details when inquiring.

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Waffle Band combines all the right songs and outstanding players all in one. For the last 10 years Waffle Band has been entertaining all types of crowds all over the US. From the Burger King national convention in Orlando Florida, to small clubs and private parties in the tri-state area. The members of Waffle Band have shared the stage with many famous musicians such as, Broadway's Jersey Boys, Paul McCartney, BonJovi, Billy Joel, BB King, Melissa Etherage, Johnny Jonson, Max Weinberg etc....... There isn't much this band can't handle. If you like your live music tight and played well with experienced people who know melody and sound, then you have come to the right place. Waffle Band has a very unique ability to adapt to any situation. Making your event successful is what these guys do best.

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Manny Pacheco & Toque Final Musical Biography: The Second Child of Manuel and Alicia Pacheco. Manny musically inclined, since the age of 5, Manny began playing guitar piano & cuatro inspired by the melodious and contagious musical styles of his Puerto Rican Heritage. By the age of 9, Manny was already attracted to the styles of Latin Stars such as, Carlos Santana and already experimented, as Santana did, in the inter-action of musical rhythms and styles, a term later described as "cross-over". By blending his Latin roots with the popular Gospel, Soul, and R&B sounds of the 60's and 70's, Manny formed a group called Creación AKA Nabori. The Group featured songs which combined English Lyrics with Salsa chord Progressions, and percussion instrumentation. In 1990, Manny recorded his first demo, which immediately attracted the attention of Miami Radio Disk Jockey, Danny Peguero. As a result, Manny recorded, with the Glen Vargas Orchestra, an album produced by Papo Lucca. Manny Pacheco now leads his Latest Band and recording studio combo, "Toque Final (Final Touch)". His music style has delighted Salsa lovers throughout the entire New Jersey, New York, East to West and has attracted Salsa lovers in Puerto Rico to his unique style of Salsa. Manny's last album "Somos Novios" has a contagious formula of exciting lyrics, innovative arrangements with a swing that can't be beat! His new and upcoming Productions will continue to delight audiences throughout assuring Manny Pacheco and his "Toque Final.Band".success into the millennium. MUSICIANS LEARN AT TOQUE FINAL HOW TO START THEIR BANDS! Manny Pacheco y su Toque Final has been a training ground for musicians and vocalist alike, with the direction and leadership of Manny Pacheco and George Zayas. There are bands out there today which were students of Toque Final, some are even playing our old repertory lol, which is flattering, it’s like a tribute to Toque Final. We are always willing to lend them a helping hand. Our new repertory covers all genres of music not to mention band Originals. We play yesterday, today and music for the generations. This band is an award winning band, 7 time top 20 count down hit songs in the nation including New York's Mega 97.9, not bad for an Independent band which produces its own recordings. We had the honor of winning the Puerto Rican Day Parade Committee Betances Award for Best Band and Music. Our current personnel of musicians all have an amazing swing, collectively pound for pound one of the best selections of musicians around. Please take the time to get to know them better and click on Meet the Band from our homepage. Manny Pacheco has worked in productions with the best Papo Lucca, Tito Nieves, Tito Allen, Nestor Sanchez to name a few click on History from our homepage to see more. Everywhere we play the fans say “You guys play with a swing that can’t be Beat!” you guys have such a different style than the other groups that normally play here. I tell the fans that all the other groups are also good with their own unique styles.

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