R&B, BLUES AND SOUL BANDS
Live Horns, Soulful Vocals, Sexy Grooves! You will find all of this and more when you book one of these great R&B bands. Historically, Vancouver is known for it's R&B musicians and vocalists. It all started back in the 1960's with the popular dinner club, The Cave on Hornby Street where bands such as The Night Train Review, Bobby Taylor & the Vancouvers (featuring Tommy Chong) and Long John Baldry performed. VanHattan would like to recommend BC's best R&B bands for your dining and dancing pleasure- it doesn't get any better than these seasoned singers and musicians!
The Vancouver based R+B Allstars, after a 10 year recuperation from groove fatigue, are reforming and will performing starting mid 2013. The group includes 10 original members and 3 new additions.
Leslie Harris has opened for Tina Turner, Bryan Adams, Steppenwolf, Cheap Trick, War, Spencer Davis Group, Eric Burden and The Animals and Grand Funk Railroad. As the "les" in lesismore, Leslie's soulful voice and charismatic stage presence are irresistible to her ever-increasing Vancouver audience.
ANGELA & THE POLYESTER PHILHARMONIC
"Retro Specialists" providing a trip down memory lane to the 60's and 70's. Motown, Disco, One Hit Wonders and music from one of the most exciting times in the history of the 20th Century. Dance-able, Energetic and Entertaining.