Local Bands Havasu

Local Bands: (For Hire)


Jeanne Nowak, Billy Latta, Steven Yates, & Virgil Venditto

Sidewynder River Rattler Band is  a 4-piece Country/Rock band. Sidewynder’s repertoire consist of new Top 40 Country Hits with a sprinkle of the Classics.  Sidewynder is very unique with two instrument playing lead singers.  The band possess quite a talent for 4-part harmonizing vocal abilities that lend a full, rich sound which is enhanced by the energetic performances of the members.Traveling the country and the local southwest areas, the band plays Casinos, Festivals, Street Parties, Outdoor Venues, Private Parties, as well as Local Venues.  Contact: www.sidewynderband.com


Push/ 4 piece band, Drums, Bass, Keyboards, and Lead/Rhythm Guitar and Vocals. Push plays Funk, Soul, and Classic Rock tunes. They have played local bars, Desert Storm, Boat Regatta’s, and the Tropicana Hotel & Casino in Laughlin. Check them out at: www.pushhavasu.com


Mojo / 3 piece band, Drums, Bass, Lead/Rhythm Guitar and Vocals.  Mojo plays Classic Rock from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s from A/C  D/C to ZZ Top. They have played local bars and special events. You can check them out on their face-book page / Mojo. Or Call Jack Huff at: (928) 486-4164


Level Five / 4 piece band, Drums, Bass, Guitar, and Guitar and Vocals. Level Five plays covers to originals, from Judas Priest to Chris Isaak. They have played local bars and special events. You can check them out at: www.myspace.com/levelfiveonline


One Eyed Romeo / 4 piece band consisting of Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Bass, Drums, and Keyboards. They have been around for over 20 yrs., and play a wide variety of tunes from Classic Rock to Country, and many other types of music. Contact: Dave (928) 230- 2710


Phil Conti – Bob Thompson / 2 piece band Piano, Sax & Flute. They play Jazz & Blues Standards and Smooth Jazz. They are playing Thursday nights at Cha Bones Restaurant’s here in Lake Havasu City from 7 pm to 10 pm. Come out and see them Jazz it up here in Havasu every Thursday thru Dec. 30th 2010. Contact at Phil at: (928) 386-2065


Tim Cullen /Guitar and Vocals. He plays Classic Rock, Country, Pop Favorites from the 50’s to the 70’s and beyond. He plays Private parties, Bars, Restaurant’s and Special Events. Check him out at: www.timcullinlive.com


Phil Conti – Marlene Arden / 2 piece World class Pianist Phil, and Amazing Vocalist Marlene are one class act. Their music consists of: Smooth Jazz, Classic Jazz standards, Brazilian/Latin Favorites, and an array of contemporary music selections. They have performed : Ritz Carlton-Chicago, Four Seasons-Newport Beach, Westin Bonaventure-Los Angeles, Four Seasons-Calgary, Ritz Carlton-Laguna Niguel, Westin Banyan Tree-Bangkok, Sheraton Imperial-Malaysia, Many Cruise Ships, and many many more. They have also performed here in Lake Havasu City, at many events and functions. Check out their website: www.marleneandphil.com


Bad Apple:  Featuring Tom, Gary, Ross, & Steve!!

Badd Apple is an Award winning Classic Rock + Blues band, formed in February 2000 in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.

Featuring four members, Badd Apple has developed a strong 4 part vocal sound with arrangements that feature great musical dynamics, highlighting engaging guitar work.

Keeping performances fun has become what people expect from Badd Apple, and they never disappoint while entertaining the crowd up and down the River from Laughlin to Parker and all stops in between such as:

Colorado Belle Gallaghers Sandal’s
Oasis Slainees Bar+Grill Shooters
Finish Line Elks Lodge LHC The Firehouse
The Office Jakes The Blue Water
Foxes, Parker AZ Nancy’s Ice House McKee’s
Mardi Gras …and many more!


Badd Apple has also performed at various public and private events. Those events include Weddings, Birthday Parties, Vehicle Shows, and Civic Events like 4th July celebrations, Local parades and festivals.

Please call us at: (928) 453-6597  / Visit us on the web at: www.baddapple.com



A five member band, Playing Classic Rock, Funk, Blues, and assorted dance tunes, All live music (NO) Back up tracks. Available for booking at your next event!! Call: (928) 855-9585 or e-mail us at: pwibo@live.com


Chuck E. Bumps & The Crocodiles:

Local band from a 3 piece to a 7 piece Rockabilly, Jazz , and Blues band. Three piece consists of  drums, bass, and guitar & Vocals. Your 7 piece band consists of drums, bass, guitar & vocals, keyboards, and horn section. For more info call: Bump City Music / Chuck at (928) 680-0218


Art Michaud:

Born  in Fall River Mass. Art is an accomplished muscian who is driven by an incredible passion for self-expression.

With over 30 plus years of musical experience
One-Man-Band/vocalist extraordinaire utilizing both acoustic and
electric guitars,guitar synthesizer, bass pedals, and drum machine
and vocal harmonizer for background vocals(Everything is LIVE)

is a versatile talented and seasoned professional solo performer for any occasionclassic rock from the 60s 70s 80s 90s 2000s and Country Classics, New Country. Performing hits from James Taylor, Jimmy Buffet, Johnny Cash, Tom Petty, Tracy Lawrence, Neal young, Bob Dylan, The Beatles and more.

Art I has a repertoire of over 1500 songs

travels nationwide (up to 3,000 miles) for bookings.

Pay Range: $125-$1200 per event

I have appeared with artist such as Donnie Brooks(Mission Bells) ,Jerry Cole “King of surf guitar” , The Drifters, The Boxtops, it’s a who’s who of the oldies acts.

I’m represented by the Night Rhythm productions. You can contact me by calling (928) 706-0620 or by email me at art@artmichaud.com


3-D Band:
Founded in 2008, 3-D has begun to “rock” Mohave County and outlying areas! Members of the band: Skip Anderson (Lead Guitar/Vocals), Jim Ilgenfritz (Bassist/Vocals), and Rob Carder (Drums/Vocals) have 85 years of combined Professional Music and Performance Experience. Their diverse style has been compared to Fuel, Stevie Wonder, Saliva, Lenny Kravitz, Godsmack, The Commodores, Metallica, and Sammy Hagar. Skip Anderson has played with “DNA”, “Anthem”, “13th Floor”, and “13th Vision”; throughout Las Vegas, Laughlin, Parker Paige, Lake Havasu, and Victorville, to name a few. He has written, arranged and co-produced a single (with Darrell Wegcheid) titled “Recurring Nightmares” ©2000. Some of Skip Anderson’s musical influences include: Satriani, Jimi Hendrix, Steve Vai, Jesse Johnson, Prince, and Jimmy Nolan of James Brown. Rob Carder has played with Reba McIntyre in 1993, a Lenny Kravitz tribute band called “Mama Said”, a Prince Tribute Band called “Cashmere”, “Little Sister”, and a 70’s Disco Group called “Love Train”, Rob has also played at the Mandalay Bay, “House of Blues”. Rob also played Drums in the Hit Recorded Drums on the track, “Heroes” (1980’s) by Vegas the Band. Rob’s musical influences include: Motley Crue, Kiss, and Rush,Godsmack, Metallica. “ Jim Ilgenfritz has played with “Anthem, 13th Floor, White Liez, Knucklehead, and toured the Midwest and was the Opening Act for Ted Nugent, Areo Speedwagon in his Band “Wizzard”. A few locations that Jim has performed: Mohave County, Prescott, Sedona, and Flagstaff. Jim’s Musical Influences are derived from Jack Bruce in Cream, John Paul Jones from Led Zeppelin, Geddy Lee from Rush. Jim’s musical genre includes: Progressive Rock, Heavy Metal, and Jazz. 3-D has time slots available and wants to play for YOU!! For an Outstanding Performance within ANY venue or event, Contact Skip Anderson via MySpace Message or 3-D.band@live.com