Denny Laine’s Songs and Stories: From the British Invasion to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
“No guitarist was more integral to Paul McCartney's post Beatles career than Denny Laine"-Gibson guitars.
Denny Laine, two-time Grammy® Award winner, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame® inductee, and founding member of both The Moody Blues and Paul McCartney’s post-Beatles band, Wings, will bring his intimate “Songs & Stories” show to (***venue name***)The 90-minute “Songs & Stories” show features Denny performing solo acoustic versions of songs from his expansive career including his days with The Moody Blues, Ginger Baker’s Air Force, Wings and others.He’ll share songs by some of the artists that inspired him as a young musician as well as songs he had a hand in that earned him a place in Rock & Roll history. A natural storyteller, Denny recounts behind-the-scenes anecdotes about some of the legendary musicians he has worked with and the places he has been throughout his remarkable career.
Notable Songs: "Go Now!" “Say You Don’t Mind” "Time To Hide" "Band On The Run" “No Words” “Mull Of Kintyre”
Forever Abbey Road is a collective of successful Nashville musicians who work hard at creating a unique show that demonstrates what the Beatles might sound like if they were around today with current technology and modern rock energy. The band members have worked with a huge list of legends including Ringo Starr, Peter Frampton, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, Zac Brown, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and more!
Forever Abbey Road has toured all over the southeastern United States and they've become a fan favorite at the biggest Beatles festival in the world, Abbey Road on the River. Currently they are selling out City Winery Nashville each month with their famous Nashville Beatles brunch show. The band members have also worked with colleagues of the Beatles including the Beatles’ studio genius Geoff Emerick, Joey Molland from Badfinger and Denny Laine and Steve Holley from Paul McCartney and Wings.
Mixtape – 80s Tribute Band has headlined festivals, packed music venues, and rocked corporate events for companies ranging from small businesses to massive Fortune 500 companies. The Mixtape boys have shared stages with Rick Springfield, .38 Special, Foreigner, Mickey Thomas and Starship, Kiss, Brett Michaels, Chicago, and many more! Eventhough Mixtape – 80s Tribute Band is America’s #1 touring tribute to our 80s mix tapes, they don’t stop at this country’s borders. 2020 will see the first international shows for the band!
Country music superstar, Brady Seals is a two-time GRAMMY nominee, ACM, and ASCAP Award-winner, and a chart-topping Amazon.com author. He has sold over 11 million albums, topped three genres simultaneously, and his songs continue to captivate audiences and attract licenses for TV, radio, and film. Seals is best known as the former keyboardist of the iconic multi-platinum group Little Texas, and the frontman for the critically acclaimed band, Hot Apple Pie. He hails from a long line of legendary musicians and songwriters, including his cousins, Jimmy Seals (Seals & Crofts), Dan Seals (England Dan & John Ford Coley), his Uncle, hit-songwriter, Troy Seals (Songwriter Hall of Fame, “Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes”), and Chuck Seals (“Crazy Arms”). Seals has been topping country charts since the 90s with hits including “God Blessed Texas,” “What Might Have Been,” “My Love,” “Amy’s Back In Austin,” "Kick A Little,’' and “Hillbillies (Love It In The Hay).” Don’t miss Brady Seals 2022 sold-out live shows, the opportunity to sing along with all his familiar hits, and to also hear some exciting new music from his highly-anticipated single, scheduled to release March 11, 2022.
Since 2013, World Turning Band Fleetwood Mac Tribute has been entertaining audiences across the United States at both public and private events. World Turning features world class musicians who have shared the stage with the Beach Boys, Stevie Nicks, Don Henley, and many more.
The band can perform a 2-3 hour show that features both Fleetwood Mac's greatest hits, along with b-sides, early tracks and solo efforts from Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks.
Frontman. Acclaimed Grammy considered songwriter. Sideman. Nationally-endorsed multi-instrumentalist. Producer. Since moving to Nashville in the early 2000s, John Salaway has become one of the city's most accomplished musicians, holding down a weekly residency at the world-class BB King's Blues Club while also playing shows with acts like Peter Frampton, Ben Folds, Anderson East, Zach Williams, and Denny Laine from the Moody Blues and Paul McCartney's Wings. He's a drummer. A guitarist. A pianist. And with albums like 2019's Americana Dreams, he shows the full range of his abilities, mixing a lifelong appreciation for the Beatles' classic pop melodies with the southern-fried sounds of his adopted hometown. Salaway’s recent album ‘Salvation’ features musicians from Foo Fighters, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Cage the Elephant, Smashing Pumpkins, Anderson East, Peter Frampton’s band and more! The album has been on hundreds of radio stations around the world and featured in American Songwriter magazine, UK Americana association & more!
Barracuda-America’s Heart Tribute is a brilliant salute to Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees, HEART.
Hailing from Music City (Nashville, TN), each extremely talented member is world traveled with an impressive resume ́. The band is known nationwide for its monster vocals, stellar musicianship, and dazzling live performances. This hand-picked band is the busiest Heart Tribute in the USA.
Taking audiences on a musical journey back in time, Barracuda-America's Heart Tribute faithfully recreates Heart's radio & chart-topping hits that are loved by fans worldwide!
"We always look forward to captivating the crowd with the music of HEART. We are here to keep the light shining, to keep it alive, so their incredible music continues to live on,” says Shareen Ann, who portrays Ann Wilson.
With their highly stylized concert presentation of Heart's greatest hits, no audience member will be disappointed. Experience Barracuda-America's Heart Tribute's energetic, power-packed show in a city near you! https://youtu.be/3AOoPLqTHNU
End of the Line is the premiere Allman Brothers tribute band. Based in Nashville, the band has endorsements from the Official Allman Brothers Museum and adoration from world renowned musicians like Marcus King and Maggie Rose who recently sat in with the band. The energy and musicianship of this band is profoundly stellar.
In the mid-90’s, four veteran singer/songwriters combined their talents to create the vocal quartet, 4Runner.
Individually, they have toured with artists as varied as Loretta Lynn, Steven Curtis Chapman, Donny and Marie Osmond, Craig Morgan and Dobie Gray, written songs for Ray Charles, Reba McEntire and The Oak Ridge Boys and added their voices, songs and arrangements to the films, My Cousin Vinnie, 8 Seconds, and The Eyes of Tammy Faye.
Their smash hit, Cain’s Blood, raced up the charts and secured tours with Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and Kenny Rogers and earned a guest spot on The Tonight Show.
4Runner consists of the “Baron of Bass”, Jim Chapman, the man on top, Sam Morris, baritone Herbie Chapman and Craig Morris on lead. The boys have returned with a new album titled, Back Runnin’! Their newest offering is loaded with harmony-forward songs that speak honestly about life, love and “pushin’ on through”.
Domine is a fully immersive experience celebrating the music of Pink Floyd that features a dazzling, one of a kind light show. The band is currently performing the entire "Dark Side of the Moon" album synced to "The Wizard of Oz" with a second set of hits. https://youtube.com/@dominefloyd
From Southern California, This is undoubtedly the best touring tribute to Queen in the US. The band has worked incredibly hard to create the sounds, sights and vibe of Freddy Mercury & Queen.
The Petty Junkies are comprised of award winning musicians who have performed with Garth Brooks, Peter Frampton, Keith Urban, Eric Clapton, Chris Cornell, Reba, Brooks & Dunn, and more! The band members are responsible for helping to create over 300 #1 songs! They perform the music of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers to sheer perfection!
Resurrection - A Journey Tribute, considered to be 'The Gold Standard' by which all Journey tributes are measured, faithfully recreates the experience of a 1980’s Journey concert. This dynamic and compelling band has featured some of Nashville's hottest musicians, many whom who have performed, written, or recorded with the biggest names in the music industry - including Journey and Steve Perry. Every show is a brilliant reproduction of sights and sounds that captivate and transport audiences to the glorious age of arena rock. Resurrection - A Journey Tribute continues to garner worldwide attention and acclaim with high profile performances including, Royal Caribbean International cruises, Fraze Pavilion, AT&T Park: Home of the San Francisco Giants, US Cellular Field: Home of the Chicago White Sox, Hard Rock Casino and Hotel. Fans across the country, including Steve Perry and Journey purists, rave that Resurrection - A Journey Tribute is THE Journey experience! Take a look, attend a show near you, and then you decide!
Formerly booking themselves as Live From Ventura Boulevard, this band decided to jump into the marina head first and Yacht’s Landing was born. The band consists of experienced touring veterans from Nashville who have trafficked in the world of Yacht Rock for many years. When not entertaining crowds in their newly acquired 70’s attire, you might find these smooth rockers sharing the stage with Kenny Loggins, Christopher Cross, Peter Cetera, Dave Jenkins from Pablo Cruise, David Foster, Jason Scheff (formerly of Chicago), and even American Idol winners Carrie Underwood and David Cook.
Pop music in the late seventies gave us some unforgettable melodies, instrumental hooks, and arrangements performed by some of the greatest musicians and vocalists who have ever lived. Yacht’s Landing will take you back to that era with a set list filled with an eclectic blend of Power Pop, Top 40, as well as some high-end AOR (Album Oriented Rock) gems to keep the good vibes flowing all night long.
Soul Sacrifice Santana Tribute is quickly garnering a reputation as one of the best and most sought after Santana Tributes in the country. From Woodstock, 1969 to the present day, Soul Sacrifice delivers everything you’d expect from a Santana tribute and more! A perfect blend of familiar melodies, infectious rhythms, searing guitars and honest Latin percussion all delivered with an authenticity that is true to the original recordings. Featuring such hits as Black Magic Woman, Oye Como Va and Smooth, this red-hot band will keep you on your feet from start to finish!
Bicho Brothers' founder, Chuck Nelson a.k.a. "Carlos" takes on the very essence of Carlos Santana capturing both the look and unmistakable sound of Santana. Just look and listen and you’ll swear it’s the ‘real deal.’ From the very first note you’ll know you’re embarking on a tour-de-force that will take you to familiar places and fond memories, new experiences and fresh sounds—but most importantly, a night of unforgettable excitement, energy and fun.
Music First Productions has booked and promoted shows at many of the best venues in the south including: The Bluebird Cafe, City Winery, 3rd and Lindsley, Exit Inn, Dixie Theater, Princess Theater, Franklin Theatre, CPAC, Hop Springs, Arts Center of Cannon County, Main Street McMinnville, & many more!