The Kootz? Welcome! It's the "Rock 'n Roll with Fiber" world of this group of NJ-guys; 'musical friends' with a collective-passion for 60's thru 90's classic-rock, pop, soul & blues and just 'plain-old great, timeless-music'! Performing as 'The Kootz' since 2001 the band is met with consistently positive reviews! Audiences are 'wowed' at the variety of styles & material in 'The Kootz' repertoire. Rock Clubs to resorts and private parties; Bars to bistros & coffee houses; street fairs to summer-concerts... The Kootz always serve-up an array of the music that's at everyone's very core! It always makes you FEEL GOOD!!!
Much-more than just a 'set-group', 'The Kootz' have an 'unfair-advantage' over other ensembles... Our Kootz-'cast' is comprised of 16 very-seasoned performers who collectively, have 800+ years of playing and singing experience! The band is available as an acoustic-trio (no drums), or as a four or five piece full-band, pulled from this wonderful pool of seasoned-talent.
The Kootz released their debut CD, "Tales From The Endless Bus Tour of New Jersey", in late '05, with 16 original & classic-cover cuts! Their latest release, "Kootleg" a 'totally live' CD of everyone's favorite cover-tunes was released in the spring of 2009! In the meantime, you can see The Kootz on their "Endless Bus Tour" all year 'round! Visit our website for more info! "The Kootz"... "ROCK 'n ROLL with FIBER!!!"
**Please note; Unlike many other bands, "The Kootz" are registered with the State of N.J. (certificate) and and are FULLY BONDED and INSURED for your event!!!
Glenn M. Taylor (band-leader) (guitar, keyboards, vocals),
Tony Dente, Bob Cianci, Joe Coghlan (drums, vocals),
Keith Theall, Pete Bremy, Jeff Ganz (bass, vocals),
Guests: Gary Evans, ''Swami'' Simeone (keyboards, vocals),
Guests: Jerry DeLisio (sax, flute, vocals),
Ben Asher, Peter Scance, Brian Wiley (bass, vocals),
Chris Bolger, Al Egizi, Ray Longchamp (guitar, vocals),
Jeff Guenther (bass, guitar, vocals),
Joe Alexander, Chris Roselle, Ron Weinstein (guitar, ''harp'', vocals)