Tim Monaghan and Fred McLean are The Front. We play a wide variety of music, including new hits and old classics, with everything from pop to rock to county --- and just about everything in between. An offshoot of their other electric band Accidental Heroes, The Front was a way to stretch out into some more intimate areas while still staying true to the music that they love. We have the ability to bring in a percussionist for the larger bookings, and are able to perform up to 5 sets of music, as needed. We are willing to travel in the surrounding area, and are available for events as well as club dates.
Tim Monaghan: Lead Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Mandolin
Fred Mclean: Vocals, Guitars, Harmonica
We grew up listening to everything from the 60's on, so the Beatles,Beach Boys, and Motown were huge influences on our harmonies. Moving into 70's and 80's, we learned to play our instruments then, and both began our professional careers playing top 40 and original music from that time. And neither of us ever stopped playing, so we continue to be influenced by the music that we continue to play and perform.
What to Expect
Typical Gig Duration: 45 - 300 minutes
Our acoustic set has a lot of fun and surprise built in --- our sets run from some very high energy songs to very intimate ballads, and we love to interact with the crowd. We do take requests, and if we know it, we definitely will play it. We will also learn specific requests with advance notice, such as for weddings or parties. We have both made a living working the club circuit, so we are used to working in very different circumstances, and adapting to what we have to work with. And we love what we do, and enjoy performing for our audiences!
We will provide all items we will be needing. We will need a power supply ---
We have our own PA system that can be tailored to the smallest venue, or expanded for much larger gatherings. We have a sound and lighting technician for larger events.
Our current set list contains songs from Glen Campbell, Michael Jackson, Melissa Etheridge, Seal, Bill Withers, Neil Dimond, The Beatles, The Who, Maroon 5, Sam Cooke, David Gray, Bad Company, Crosby, Stills, and Nash, and Many, many more.
08-18-2013 — Wedding (private Event)
07-20-2013 — Al Lago, Lake Tapps
06-29-2013 — Al Lago, Lake Tapps
06-24-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
06-23-2013 — Full Moon Gallery, Gig Harbor, WA
06-22-2013 — One Ten Martini Lounge, Port Orchard, WA
06-17-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
06-10-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
06-07-2013 — Forza, Lacey, WA
06-03-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
06-01-2013 — One-Ten Lounge, Poulsbo, WA
05-31-2013 — Amy's on the Bay, Port Orchard
05-27-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
05-24-2013 — The Alderbrook Resort, Union, WA
05-20-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
Past Booked Dates:
05-13-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
05-11-2013 — HG Bistro, Puyallup
05-06-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
05-05-2013 — Reyna's, Parkland
05-04-2013 — Reyna's, Parkland
04-29-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
04-27-2013 — HG Bistro, Puyallup, WA
04-22-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
04-19-2013 — Al Lago Italian Restauraunt, Bonney Lake, WA
04-15-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
04-08-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
04-01-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
03-29-2013 — Karma Indian Cuisine, Puyallup
03-25-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
03-18-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
03-17-2013 — Black Star Bar and Grill, Tacoma
03-16-2013 — Reyna's, Parkland, WA
03-11-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
03-04-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
03-01-2013 — Rock the Dock Pub and Grill, Tacoma
02-25-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
02-18-2013 — Hosting open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
02-14-2013 — NW Vintage, Puyallup
02-11-2013 — Hosting Open Mic at Ricky J's, Puyallup
02-08-2013 — Rock the Dock Pub and Grill
01-26-2013 — The Spar Pole, Orting
12-30-2012 — Northwest Vintage, Puyallup WA
12-28-2012 — The Alderbrook Resort, Union WA
12-14-2012 — Rock the Dock Ugly Sweater Party!
12-08-2012 — Rock the Dock W/champagne sunday
12-06-2012 — Northwest Vintage, Puyallup WA
12-02-2012 — Michael Florentino Cellars
11-23-2012 — Alderbrook Resort Christmas Festival
10-06-2012 — Rock The Dock Pub and Grill
10-05-2012 — Alderbrook Resort
09-15-2012 — Michael Florentino Cellars
09-02-2012 — Waving tree winery Kirkland Tasting Room
09-01-2012 — Waving Tree Kirkland Tasting Room
09-01-2012 — Rock The Dock Pub and Grill
08-31-2012 — The Alderbrook Resort, Union, WA
08-19-2012 — Skylite Cellars Kirkland Tasting Room
08-18-2012 — Skylite Cellars Kirkland Tasting Room
08-11-2012 — Grahamstock Festival
07-27-2012 — The Alderwood Resort, Union, WA
07-14-2012 — Rock the Dock Tacoma
07-12-2012 — 88 Keys Seattle
06-23-2012 — Cork! A wine Bar
Available for Your
Anniversary Party, Bar/Lounge, Birthday Party, Christmas Party, Club/Nightclub, Concert Venue, Corporate Event, Cruise, Fair, Festival, Holiday Party, Hotel, Restaurant, Retreat
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