Satinwood's unique lineup transports the listener back in time. Lead singer Paul Motter morphs his voice to replicate artists like Harry Chapin, Cat Stevens, and Boz Scaggs. Lush, full arrangements of this 7 piece group include not only the usual drums, bass, guitar, and piano, but are complemented by woodwinds, percussion and even cello.
Satinwood performances are primarily ticketed concerts and/or private events/fundraisers.
They perform 3 shows:
1. THE FOLK ROCK SHOW - one set of folk classics, music from Gordon Lightfoot, Harry Chapin, James Taylor, etc. followed by a rock set of classics from the Doobie Brothers, Santana, Jethro Tull and more.
2. CROCE-LIGHTFOOT SHOW - tribute show of the music of two folk legends, Jim Croce and Gordon Lightfoot featuring tunes such as Time in A Bottle, Leroy Brown, The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, Sundown, etc.
3. HARRY CHAPIN TRIBUTE SHOW - includes original Harry Chapin band mates Big John Wallace on bass/vocals and Howard Fields on drums, this show highlights favorites like Taxi, Cats in the Cradle, and WOLD.
Satinwood has shared the stage with Al Stewart, Jonathan Edwards, Aztec-Two Step, and Poco, among others.