Since LOVERBOY founded the event in 2000, Rockin’ for Research guests have been entertained by some of the finest talent the industry has to offer, and this year promises to be the same.
FAMOUS PLAYERS BAND
Vancouver’s Best Dance Band
After a night of generosity and hope of finding a cure, the extraordinary Famous Players will have you up out of your seats and on the dance floor to celebrate the evening’s success.
Famous Players has been one of the most in demand event and party bands internationally for the past two decades. With the uncanny ability to recreate the styles and sounds of all of your favourite hits, Famous Players’ repertoire spans genres and eras to create a truly energetic show you wont soon forget.
You simply won’t be able to stop yourself from dancing!
And that’s not all! Let “Elton John” and “George Michael” tickle your ears with some of their best hits.
Andrew Johns is a keyboard player, singer and songwriter, recording some of the finest piano work this side of Oscar Peterson. Andrew will bring his beautiful vocals and keyboard mastery and take you down memory lane with some of Elton John’s most memorable songs.
Bill Pantazis aka George Michael is a Professional Tribute Artist and will be sure to get you out of your seats and start your night of dancing with George Michael’s best hits!
Famous Players Band
A troupe of talented Musical Theatre Performers recreated 5 iconic showstoppers from the multi Academy Award winning musical extravaganza Cabaret. Famous Players Band.
Three Extraordinary Tenors: Giovanni Amenta, Leon Leontaridis & Paul Ouellette. The Carmelina Cupo Trio. Famous Players Band.
The Scorchers. Cole Armour. Leora Cashe. Candus Churchill. Warren Dean Flandez. Mike Henry. Linda Kidder. Jane Mortifee. Marcus Mosely. Kendra Sprinkling. Don Stewart. Sibel Thrasher. Garfield Wilson.
SwingSoul Orchestra. Famous Players Band.
A Cupcake Affair. Famous Players Band.
LOVERBOY. Bill Henderson (Chilliwack). Paul Hyde (The Payolas). Saffron Henderson and Camille Henderson.
Stayin Alive – The Bee Gees Tribute
Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
Colin James. Jim Byrnes. Bill Henderson (Chilliwack). Camille Henderson (Sarah McLachlan), Saffron Henderson. Rob Baker (Tragically Hip). Paul Hyde (The Payolas). Craig Northey (Odds, Strippers Union) and Sharkskin.
LOVERBOY. Jann Arden.
LOVERBOY & Friends – Loverboy. Paul Hyde. Colin James. Powder Blues. Bif Naked. Jeff Healey.