ETTA JAMES - KOKO TAYLOR TRIBUTE & more
Interested in booking a rousing, fun tribute to Etta James & Koko Taylor featuring versatile songstress Michele Lundeen?
Michele and her tight, seasoned band have recreated the hits, energy, passion and nuances of these two iconic Blues artists, to very enthusiastic audiences. Michele is a dynamic, soulful, powerhouse singer that captures audiences with honesty and wit. These two artists were an obvious influence on her style as well as Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner, Dusty Springfield and more.
Performance highlights include Gator By The Bay Festival and a KSDS Jazz Live concert at the Saville Theater in downtown San Diego.
This concert was also broadcast live on 88.3 fm and online.
More song and video clips are forthcoming.
Positive feedback includes:
"Lucky me! This was the best concert I'd heard in years - the entire band was absolutely 100%! You have a new fan for life. If I miss your next concert I will not be among the living! Thank you - thank - thank you!" David Crawford
"Your show tonight at the Saville was one of the most fun and "blues-to-the-roots" that we've seen in a long time ...it was wonderful. Great song selection and every band member tore it up..." Bill Tippets
"...You and Dave Alvin together on stage would be a knockout!" Mike Walker
"Wow... Awesome show! I've never heard the band as tight as they were last night! You deserved the ovations!" Steve Hinson
"...You have such a soul for the blues. I, myself was crying, laughing and getting the chills during the whole show. You are amazing!... Thank you for what you do and who you are." Christine and Pat Kelley
"We will be working together again soon." Mark DeBoskey (KSDS Station Mgr)
"You just killed it, really great crowd!" Peter Oliver (Gator By The Bay)
Earthy, rootsy, robust and from the heart.
Fans love her honesty and raw intensity.