Cathy is a DC-based singer-songwriter who has been singing from a young age and performing regularly around the DMV for almost 10 years. She is a multi-instrumentalist, playing guitar primarily, but also piano and percussion.
She sings with local 80s favorites, The Legwarmers, and also fronts the high-energy, 6-piece ska band, Party Like It’s. She has her own original music project and will be releasing her first album in 2018.
She has played numerous venues, theaters, festivals, and sporting events, including a Japan tour in 2015.
An avid advocate for the DC music scene, Cathy started a nonprofit in 2017 called ProjectHERA. Its mission is to support, connect and empower women and girls in the music industry. Each year, she hosts the HERA music festival, a female-fueled, all ages, celebration of women in music.
She also works as a booking agent for bands and solo artists in and around DC.
The Chance Club is Laura Van Duzer (vocals, keys), Matthew Schleigh (vocals, guitar), Jason Wilson (vocals, bass) and Manny Arciniega (drums, percussion). Combining strong harmonies and excellent playing, they perform originals and covers from the 60’s thru today.
There’s something about a Vinyl Rhino show that irresistibly draws you towards the dance floor. Not only an incredibly tight band but a visual show that is incredibly entertaining… they don’t just go on stage, they explode onto it like a force of nature.
David is seasoned musician and has been performing since he was 9 years old. His versatility in the local music scene has made him a house hold name in the DC area with influential styles of pop, rock, reggae, hip-hop, and indie. Though first and foremost a vocalist and rhythm guitar player, he also has performed drums, bass, and keys with various bands.
Mike can be found performing at many local clubs on weekends. He gets his musical talent from his parents, but growing up, the focus was always football. Mike became one of the highest ranked high school football players in the nation and received 13 full-ride scholarships. Unfortunately, he did not have the grades to pursue his college football dreams. He started working to get by and it was his parents who helped him realize he needed to get back to his musical roots and take a bold move toward making his dreams come true.
The Revival is a Manassas based high energy, diverse rock band. From their downright mean percussive backbeat to their searing guitars, emotional keys, and groovy bass, these guys will take you on a ride through classic and southern rock, towards r and b and country, and onward to hard rock and metal. They are a rockin good time and a must see!
Hall Vote is a singer songwriter out of Centreville, Virginia. He has developed a solo acoustic act where one might hear their favorite tune from the 60’s ,70s or 80s, but current hits are a must. Whatever the event or room, Hall can reproduce many of the songs that you may or may not expect to hear that night. His experience allows a professional performance to happen each time!
Since the beginning in 2001, High Maintenance has been joined by many talented musicians, played all your favorite covers & rocked your favorite venues!
Ed Schnittger (of Herndon, VA) has been singing and playing all of your favorite classic folk rock country songs since those songs were new! Now “Mr. Ed” is singing and playing them for the newer generations, and their sound and message is still just as beautiful and strong, and just as entertaining! Both solo and along with Trio Incognito, “Mr. Ed” promises to share with you an evening of tuneful and tasteful musical treats!
Offering modern and classic rock, reggae, alternative, Pop, R&B, and hip-hop, Ryan Angelo is able to combine both his natural ability to perform as well as entertain by engaging the audience. His wide array of music selection is a true testimony to being able to capture a vast range in ages with hits from Johnny Cash to Sublime.
Vocalist and Guitarist John Schreiner leads the band Schreiner, a rock/blues/acoustic act from the Washington DC metro area. Schreiner is capable of performing covers & original songs as a trio/duo/solo act up to 5hrs in length. Schreiner formed in 2018 and has performed over 200 shows in and around the DMV region to include Mastros DC, Jammin Java, Ivy City Smokehouse, Sollys DC, Crafthouse, Wort Hog Brewery, and numerous other venues.
Chris Allen is a well-versed musician/producer from Nashville, TN. Chris has performed in numerous bands and shared stages with some of the best. His acoustic sets are one of a kind as he makes loops and creates full tracks right before your eyes. With years of experience as a professional musician, he is sure to leave you with an unforgettable performance.
They combine the danceability of Funk, Pop and Country, the recognizable lyrics of Classic Rock anthems with the raw power of 80’s music and 90’s alternative hits to create an experience that has something for everyone.
Led by charismatic showman and vocalist Jarreau Williams, JWX: The Jarreau Williams Xperience is one of the hottest bands in the Washington, DC area. They engage audiences with their favorite 70s-top 40 R&B, funk, pop, and hip-hop tunes as well as Jarreau’s originals (available on all music platforms). When you attend a show, it’s not just musicians playing songs, you are witnessing an experience!
Phil Rossi has had the pleasure of performing throughout the Washington DC Metro area for the last 16 years at Jammin Java, the Black Cat, IOTA, Parallel Wine Bistro, DNV Rooftop Lounge, 868 Estates Vineyards, Hidden Brook Winery, Fabioli Cellars, 1836 Taproom, Ragtime Restaurant, the Ashburn Pub, Monks BBQ, 930 Club Back Bar, Battlestreet Live, and Whitlow’s on Wilson to name just a few. He performs solo acoustic (your favorite music from the 60s through today, featuring loops, percussion, and tasty grooves) as well as some DJ/Electronica/fun noises.
He writes, records, produces, and subsequently performs a lot of different flavors. He blames an eclectic musical background growing up, from Otis Redding, to the Doors, to Bauhaus, Erasure, Bowie, Nine Inch Nails, Tom Waits and everything in between. He has played acoustic for years, solo and in groups
Shirkaday is a rock cover band hailing from Northern Virginia. Led by vocalist, Joe Bernui, the band covers music from the 70’s to today, with the focus on 90’s to include songs by Green Day, Chili Peppers and Sublime. Occasionally, you will hear them play and original song or two. Their schedule and song list can be found at www.shirkaday.com
Justin B. is a is a music teacher at Music and Arts (Severna Park and Arundel Mills) and Garrett Park Guitars in Annapolis. He has taught professionally for 6 years to students of all ages. He has studied musical performance at CCBC Essex and University of Maryland Baltimore County.
As a performer, Justin has toured regionally and nationally. He has open for many national acts such as Iration, Ballyhoo, The Movement, Tone Loc, The Supervillians and many others. He has also played campaign events for Governor Bob Ehrlich and County Councilmen David Craig.