Cactus Wine...classic rock, blues & country......
A new, exciting local Phoenix band comprised of 4 talented & accomplished musicians! Each with over 40 years experience! Tom Sayers (guitarist) has performed with Natalie Cole & Dale Loyola (drummer) has performed with Ray Charles! All 4 members sing and have excellent harmonies...extensive song list! References available...
Available now for clubs, casinos, festivals, corporate events, private parties, & weddings. Call (phone number hidden) for booking info.
Price Range: $600 - $1200 depending on event
What to Expect
A professional, experienced band. With each member having over 40yrs playing experience. Strong vocal harmonies and everyone sings lead. Good front person to get the crowd dancing! Variety of music played...Classic Rock, Blues, Country, Funk, Motown and we take requests as well..Our job is to have everyone have fun!!!
Tom Sayers - guitar/vocals/songwriter
With a unique style based on blues, rock, funk, R&B and country he plays almost everything and brings over 45 years of experience to the Cactus Wine Band. Tom has performed with Natalie Cole, opened for Todd Rundgren and the Talking Heads. In the 70's he was a session player in Colorado & California, worked at the Anaheim Winter Namm Show in 2005 & 2006 as an exhibitor. He has written radio jingles and performed at various festivals in southern California with his own bands. A Phoenix resident for over 10 years, he has played with the Back Stage Crew, Jim Glass Band (Phx Blues Society semi-finalist 2007) Boomer (honorary member), the Grove Defenders, several Elvis tribute artists, Mosaic (country), Exit 40, the Realtones (oldies) while songwriting & recording for hire is his Mesa studio home.
Dale Loyola - drums/vocals
Dale started his musical career during the rock `n roll phenomena of the late 60's in Hollywood and San Francisco, where he learned his craft playing with blues and rhythm & blues bands. An immediate success, he expanded his horizons to several styles. His career has seen him play at such venues as the Whisky A Go-Go, the Fillmore West, the Cow Palace, the Rose Bowl and the Cheetah, performing or opening for musical legends Dobie Gray, The Hook, The Doors, Boz Skaggs, Paul Butterfield, Andy Williams, Elvin Bishop, Sinbad and Ray Charles, to name a few.
To date Dale has performed in 22 states and 11 foreign countries, including Hawaii, Alaska, Scandinavia, Las Vegas, the Mediterranean and the Caribbean. He has done studio recording for Capitol, UNI, A&M and Motown Records, written the award-winning song, Best of Times, and co-wrote/co-produced several independent productions. During all this, he even found time for a part in the movie Jurassic Park. Wherever he plays, he brings a unique feel and drive to each performance, as well as a soulful, sardonic and playful vocal style. Now performing with the Cactus Wine Band!!!!
Victor Konstan – keyboards/vocals
Vic first learned playing the keyboard from Al Melgard the well known organist for the Chicago Stadium. He then started performing out with an Elvis impersonator and then successfully managed his own wedding/top 40 band band, Foxx in Chicago for 20 years. His band performed at corporate functions, city festivals, school events, private parties, clubs and weddings. Victor also ran his own agency, ‘Konstant Entertainment’ promoting and booking entertainment for various venues. He has been playing keyboards for 40 years and is also available as soloist for weddings and other events. He is the manager for the Cactus Wine Band and has also written and published his book, "What's the Point?" which can be found online at Barnes and (link hidden) and (link hidden)
Joe Felbab – bass/vocals/songwriter
Joe was born and raised in Chicago and began his music career playing guitar at the age of 8. He studied jazz and classic rock through high school under well-known jazz guitar teacher, Stu Pearce. At 11 he formed his first band playing 60's classic Rock n Roll. During his high school years he performed in various classic rock and acoustic bands.
Joe attended college at Western Illinois University where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Business and a minor in Music. At that time he began studying keyboards. During college Joe played with a variety of classic rock bands working night clubs throughout the Chicago area.
In 1980 Joe moved to Los Angeles where he began playing bass guitar. He performed with several bands including “That Sixties Band,” a four piece all 60’s classic rock band, “Connections” a 9 piece LA Latin / R&B band, and “BackTraxx” a 4 piece southern rock/blues band. In 2011 Joe moved to Phoenix AZ and joined “2KD,” a five piece hard rock band playing music from the 70’s to 2000’s. He later joined “AKAThisIsUs,” a Mowtown / R&B band. Joe joined Cactus Wine in 2016.
Additional Booking Notes
we provide our sound and lighting...stage is nice, but not necessary
Past Booked Events
|November 18, 2017–November 19, 2017 • 9:00pm - 1:00am||Murphy's Law|
|November 08, 2017 • 4:00pm - 8:00pm||Sunflower Resort|
|November 04, 2017–November 05, 2017 • 8:00pm - 12:00am||Raging Bull|
|November 03, 2017 • 5:00pm - 9:00pm||Legion #62|
|October 27, 2017–October 28, 2017 • 9:00pm - 1:00am||Murphy's|
|October 23, 2017 • 4:00pm - 8:00pm||Sunflower Resort|
|October 21, 2017–October 22, 2017 • 9:00pm - 1:00am||Jersey's|
|October 20, 2017 • 7:00pm - 11:00pm||Dillion's Scorpio Bay|
|October 07, 2017 • 8:00pm - 11:55pm||Rockin' Ronnies|
|October 06, 2017 • 5:00pm - 9:00pm||Legion #62|
|September 30, 2017 • 5:00pm - 9:00pm||VFW #7968 - Apache Junction|
|September 16, 2017 • 6:30pm - 10:00pm||Legion/Mesa|
|September 16, 2017 • 11:00am - 2:00pm||Sahuaro Ranch Park - corp event|
|September 15, 2017 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Hard Rock - private corp event|
|September 14, 2017 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Hard Rock / Private event|
|September 09, 2017–September 10, 2017 • 9:00pm - 1:00am||Murphy's|
|July 04, 2017 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm||4th Celebration in Apache Junction|
|June 17, 2017 • 8:00pm - 11:55pm||Lucky Strikes Bar|
only a sample ....have extensive song list including country & standards
Mama Don’t Dance
Lay Down Sally/The Breeze
Keep Your Hands to Yourself
Bad Case of Lovin' You
Bad Moon Rising
Knock on Wood
Old Time Rock & Roll
Dock of the Bay
Brown Eye Girl
Pretty Woman Medley
Sweet Home Chicago
Thrill is Gone
Gimme Some Lovin
Peaceful Easy Feeling
You Wreck Me
Pride & Joy
Honky Tonk Woman
Love Me 2 Times
Sweet Home Alabama
Still Got the Blues
Influences & Inspiration
wide range here....here are just a few
Stevie Ray Vaughn
can be discussed
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