We're 5 professionally trained musicians who specialize in providing high energy music customized to any occasion!
Price Range: "$500 and up."
What to Expect
As all members of our groups are trained musicians we are able to offer clients with a full range of musical options from Piano/Vocal Jazz sets for a cocktail hour to a full piece dance band. We have a smaller acoustic options for those looking for music for a smaller venue or lighter budget. No matter what genre you're looking for Essie can cover it, from country, hip-hop, funk and more. We pride ourselves on specializing our music to meet your entertainment needs.
Essie & the Big Chill is comprised of five talented musicians from diverse backgrounds. The band formed by chance encounters in 2016 through mutual friends. The name "Essie" was a nickname the drummer gave to front woman, Sarah Ellen Riddle, as a play on her initials and a nod to her southern roots. You'll find Essie & the Big Chill playing anything from Mo-Town Funk, to Classic Rock and Today's Hits.
Additional Booking Notes
We can provide full back-line, sound, and lighting for all events.
Influences & Inspiration
Mo-town, Funk, James Brown, Amy Winehouse, Beyonce, Led Zeppelin, Bob Marley, 90s.
Recent review: BD and his band were super easy to work with, totally flexible to make things right for my event.…
Recent review: They were excellent and would book them again in a heartbeat !
Recent review: We enjoyed their music in our wedding last night!
Classic Rock Band
Recent review: They were professional and very talented band. We had a wonderful time I recommend this band…