DANCE BANDS/JAZZ ENSEMBLES/SPECIALTY BANDS/SOLOISTS

James Daniel musicians work full time at their craft. Each band is well rehearsed, performs a wide variety of music and is noted for their outstanding vocalists.

You can expect James Daniel band leaders to work closely with your Event Planners, Caterers, Photographers, and Videographers to ensure that everything runs smoothly and effectively. James Daniel built their fine reputation on it; your party is guaranteed to be a success.

PAUL LACANO & THE COCKTAIL SHAKERS

For over 20 years, our most-requested band has been providing entertainment for corporate events, weddings and private parties. With energetic vocals, the hottest of horns and a tight rhythm section, this band will keep your crowd dancing the night away.

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ANTHONY RADICE & STREET LIFE

Street Life provides an impressive non-stop beat that will have your guests dancing the night away.

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JAMES DANIEL BAND FEATURING BUTCH TAYLOR

The Butch Taylor Band plays a mixture of the best dance music from disco & rock of the 70s, 80s, and 90s, classic hits of the 50s and 60s, standards and swing, to some of the hippest covers of today!

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Jazz Bands

BOBBY J & FRIENDS

Bobby's Group of Musicians take Chicago based R&B/Blues influenced by Legends such as Jimmy McGriff and Oscar Peterson, then add a jazz/latin twist for a more contemporary sound such as Steely Dan and Herbie Hancock.

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PAUL LACANO JAZZ ENSEMBLE

A perfect treatment of "The Great American Songbook" with influences of Gershwin, Porter, and Jobin to name a few. Let Paul's group entertain your guests as they've done for the guests of the Clinton's, NBC's Meredith Vierira and Judge Jeanine Pirro to name a few.

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JAMES DANIEL JAZZ TRIO

With influences from Duke Ellington, John Coltrane, Miles Davis and more, the JD Jazz Trio brings their warm, full bodied brand of classic jazz to your event!

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Specialty Bands

THE JAVA GYPSIES

A coffee house styled vocal duo featuring keyboards and acoustic guitar with precise vocals and splendid harmonies.

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THE BREAKERS

From Bob Marley, The Beach Boys, Jimmy Buffett, Van Morrisson, The Drifters and a whole lot more. The Breakers are summer music with a tropical breeze!

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JAMES DANIEL DIXIE LAND BAND

Let James Daniel Dixieland band create lots of fun and set your feet firmly on Bourbon Street in Old New Orleans by playing some great hot and sweet music.

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CARL G. & THE ISLAND RUNNERS

If you are looking to recreate the feel of the Caribbean with its palm trees, turquoise seas and umbrella drinks at your next party, we have the band for you. The Island Runners is the premier REGGAE and CALYPSO band in the area.

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BEATLESQUE (BEATLES TRIBUTE)

Re-live all your favorite Beatles classics with the tri-states leading Beatles tribute, Beatlesque.

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Soloists

KEVIN

Influenced by and adapting the music of Gershwin, Armstrong, James Taylor, Van Morrison, and more!

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MIKE GIORDANO

His style of piano has been influenced by artists as Billy Joel and Elton John. His repertoire includes classic pop/rock as well as standards from Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble.

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JIMMY TATE

Jimmy Tate has been tapping since the age of 13. He first studied with Tony award winner Danny Daniels, and then with muti-tony winner Henry LeTang.

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DOUG

Doug has a great, rich voice and plays everything from classic Eagles and Van Morrison to Taylor Swift and Cold Play. You'll appreciate his easy going nature and fine quality sound equipment for either background or featured entertainment at your next event.

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BUTCH TAYLOR

If you are looking for an innovative musical experience unmatched in the Tri-state area you have found it! With his phenomenal instrumentals and voice Butch Taylor is second to none and one of the most requested in the area.

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BARBERSHOP QUARTETS
CAJUN ~ ZYDECO
CALYPSO ~ ISLAND ~ REGGAE ~ STEEL BANDS
CAROLLERS ~ HOLIDAY SINGERS
CHINESE PERFORMERS & MUSICIANS
COUNTRY WESTERN ~BLUEGRASS
FIFE & DRUM ~ "Spirit of 76" ~ REVOLUTIONARY WAR MUSIC
SQUARE DANCE ~ LINE DANCE
GERMAN AND BAVARIAN "OCTOBERFEST" & OOMPAH BANDS
"GYPSY KINGS " STYLE GUITARS & VOCALS
HAWAIIAN & POLYNESION DANCERS
HERALDING TRUMPETERS
INTERNATIONAL ENSEMBLES
LATIN ~ SALSA ~ ETC.
MARIACHIS
ONE MAN BAND