Rocket 88 is a high energy 7 piece band performing your favorite party rock, rockin' country, blues, oldies and todays dance hits spanning the Rock Era to the present. Our song list is never ending and runs the gamant of classic groups such as Journey, Boston, The Eagles, ZZ Top, Lynard Skynard, Tragically Hip, Stevie Ray Vaghn, Pat Benetar and The Rolling Stones just to name a few. Recently we have added some Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, Gretchen Wilson, Lady Antebellum and Randy Houser, rockin' country has become a big crowd pleaser along with hits for today by Bruno Mars and D-N-C. We are known for our high energy performance that includes the crowd participation in a night of never ending fun, packing the dance floors wherever we go and putting our 'Rock it' show to work. We'll bring the music, you bring the fun and together we create great times.
Members include Mike Roland: vocals, percussion; Jim Shea: vocals, bass; Fritz Johnson: vocals, lead guitar; Mike Fusco: drums; Fred Kay: piano; Mike Schichtel: lead guitar, vocals and Kimberly Ann (formerly of Whiskey River): vocals.
Rocket 88 boasts a 10 time Buffalo Music Award winning lineup consisting of former members of Innocent Bystander, Route 66, The BeeBops, Stone Country and Whiskey River. So come on out, it's Rock & Roll party time!!