Chris Paterno Band

Chris Paterno Band

Chris Paterno- The Philadelphia-based seven-piece was formed in May, 2015 by Chris Paterno (lead vocals, acoustic guitar). Two months later, 9-time Grammy-winning producer, Joe Nicolo saw them play at Chaplin’s (Spring City, Pa). He immediately signed them to his label, BlacBird Productions, where they began recording their debut EP. Joe had this to say about the band, "I love the way Chris mixes the 70's horn sound (blood, sweat & tears) with rootsy folk. People will have a love/hate relationship with his voice, and I mean that as a true compliment. You want to sound unique. Saying that you don't sound like anyone else is probably the biggest compliment I can give an artist."

The CPB brings an energetic rebirth of Philly Soul to the stage, promising a night well spent for listeners and dancers alike. 2017 has proven so as Paterno was recognized by both the SongDoor International Songwriting Contest (top 12 portfolio) and the USA Songwriting Competition (1st Runner Up, SXSW Showcase) and the CPB sold out Philly-, NYC- and Boston-based shows to end the year. 2018 promises more music, shows and content from the band.

Gooch and the Motion

You may not know the artist Ryan “Gooch” Nelson but he’s already played his unique swampy, soulful blues on stage with The Allman Brothers, Luther Dickenson, Lynryd Skynyrd, Robert Randolph and theFamily Band, Walter Trout, and the Zach Brown Band.

Despite a life full of challenges and turmoil, Ryan “Gooch” Nelson provides music that speaks to thesoul and delivers hope and happiness through your speakers. This full time musician is also an activist and created the Music in Motion Foundation bringing music education and therapy to those in need.

Nalani and Sarina

Identical twin sisters, Nalani & Sarina, are gaining national notoriety and recognition as they develop a unique blend of traditional soul-rock and modern pop. Legendary music critic and SiriusXM radio host Dave Marsh, called their EP, Scattered World, “some of the best music being made.” Their stylistic alchemy is making a big splash in the northeast, earning them opening slots for artists such as A Great Big World, Mary Lambert, etc. Their songs are catchy AND meaningful with a courageous message, bringing a refreshing spin to today's popular music

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