The *Rise Band and Show* is an 8 p c. Band that performs Covers, Motown, Classic Oldies, R&B, Soul, Funk & Jazz music. We are a fun and lively up beat band that rocks the house at every venue we performed. if our clients have a request for less band members, we are committed to do so. The Male vocalist is a very dynamic singer that loves to interact with the audience. The female vocalist has that voice that will light up a room when she is on the Microphone. When you have a horn section( Trumpet & Sax player) we bring out that original old School flavor of music that sounds as smooth as a glass of wine. The Rise Band & Show always bring total excitement at every show.
This band has the sound and performance to play any venue.
They brought life to our party. They played every song my guests and I loved to sing and dance to. Not only did they sound good but they looked good too! I'm looking forward to inviting them to my next event.
The Rise and Shine Band delivered a lively and engaging performance. Kept people on their feet the entire time! Definitely a band that will ensure your guests have a great time.
I booked The Rise Band and Show for my father's birthday and they were amazing! No other entertainment needed. Thank you so much for putting on an awsome show! Talented and entertaining.
Rise Band And Show was simply amazing!! They went far and beyond to make my husband surprise birthday celebration remarkable. I will use them at any upcoming event. I recommend them with 5 stars!
An event still being talked about 4 days later the Rise Band was used to close out our summer concert series, and they did not disappoint. Great music great entertainers worked with the crowd and got everyone up and dancing.
A very professional experience from the booking thru the concert.
Very happy and will definitely use them again.
Rise Band and Show exceeded our every expectation. From scheduling to changes on the run, the group was professional in every aspect. You could not book a better act. Their set covered something for everyone and had the event rockin'. We will certainly book them again. Ernest, we thank you!
I saw them at the Lexington Market in Baltimore, MD, really enjoyed them along with everyone else that was there.
Very entertaining and keeps you on your feet. I might even become a groupee.
What to Expect
With the Rise Band & Show ,we expect the audience to see a Band that can play many styles of music that is performed just as good as your National Recording artist's that you hear on the radio and a Show that will be a demand. Our dress code on stage is very outstanding and to see and to hear us, you will be amazed.
The Rise Band & Show is a very dynamic 8pc. band that has been a crowd pleaser throughout the D.M.V. with our performances. Most of the music that we play is R&B, Motown, Covers, Classic oldies, Soul & Jazz, but we play many styles of music because we are versatile. We are a fun and lively up beat band that loves to interact with the crowd and we are well known for keeping our clients on the dance floor when it's party time. Most of these members have been in the group at least 25 years. We have always pleased our clients, because we aim high to the Sky for every event that we perform.
Additional Booking Notes
Our services will include PA sound System, microphones & stands, Drummer, Keyboardist, Bass & Lead Guitarist, Amps. Sax & Trumpet player, Male & Female vocalist, Stage lights and recorded music during breaks.
Past Booked Events
|February 17, 2018 • 12:00pm - 2:00pm||Lexington Market|
|January 17, 2018 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm||Harmony Hall|
|December 14, 2017 • 10:00am - 2:00pm||Seniors Christmas Party|
|August 29, 2017 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm||Out Door Concert @ The Reagan Bldg.|
|July 21, 2017 • 6:30pm - 9:00pm||Retirement Party|
|July 12, 2017 • 11:00am - 1:00pm||Langley Park Senior Center|
|June 09, 2017 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm||Nonprofit Event|
|June 03, 2017 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm||Cultural Event|
|May 28, 2017 • 4:00pm - 8:00pm||Shymansky's Restaurant|
|May 19, 2017 • 12:30pm - 2:00pm||John Edgar Howard Senior Center|
|May 06, 2017 • 4:00pm - 6:00pm||Lamont's Entertainment Complex|
|April 22, 2017 • 6:00pm - 10:00pm||Shymansky's Restaurant|
|October 28, 2016 • 6:00pm - 10:00pm||Leasure World Party|
|October 01, 2016 • 2:00pm - 6:00pm||Corporate Party|
|September 09, 2016 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm||Private Wedding Reception|
|September 05, 2016 • 2:00pm - 6:00pm||Vera's Beach Club & Restaurant|
|September 04, 2016–September 05, 2016 • 9:00pm - 1:00am||Hollywood Casino|
|September 01, 2016 • 1:00pm - 4:00pm||Private Party Boat Ride|
|June 25, 2016 • 5:00pm - 9:00pm||Birthday (Adult)|
|September 12, 2015||Birthday (Adult)|
|August 22, 2015||Campus Event|
|May 16, 2015||Birthday Party|
|February 13, 2015||Corporate Event|
Wooble, Cupid Shuffle, Giving you the best of me, Rise, Mr. magic, Mustang sally, Knock on wood, My girl, Love & happiness, Purple rain, Electric slide, At last, Chain of fools, Mr. big stuff, Boogie oogie oogie, I'll take you there, Hypnotize, Brick house, sexual healing, Rain bow 65, Sex machine, Song for my Father, Girl from Ipanema, New York, new York, Blurred lines, Cause I'm Happy, I'm Cool, Joy& pain, Get down on it, That's the way I like it, Grazing in the Grass, Lets groove tonight, Twist, Hound dog, Papa got a brand new bag, Song bird, Wully Bully, Soul finger.
|Joseph Bennett||Bass Guitarist|
|Charles Barber||Alto&Tenor Sax Player|
|Tennyson Price||Male Vocalist|
|Ernest Bennett||Manager/trumpet & flugal horn/ vocals|
|Michelle Lewis- Parker||Female Vocalist|
|Melvin Neal- Lead guitarist|
Influences & Inspiration
One of my most favorite past acts were the Bar Kay's band with Otis Redding. James Brown, Temptations, Wilson Pickett, Gene Chandler, Nat King Cole, Wynton Marsalis, Louie Armstrong, Linda Jones, Etta James, Marvin Gaye, Herb Alpert, Aretha Franklin, Glady's Night.
PA Sound System, Microphones & Stands, Amps., Drummer, Keyboardist, Bass & Lead Guitarist, Trumpet & Sax Player, Female & Male Vocalist, Lights & Recorded Music during breaks.