The John Hampu Band is an enormously versatile band which was started in 1985.
This band is a MULTI-cover band! Songs performed range from the 60's thru the 80's covering nearly all the genres of rock and roll music; early rock, surf music, British Invasion, 60's, 70's, 80's, Motown, classic rock, southern rock, balladeers, progressive horns, instrumentals, etc.
Some of the legendary bands covered include, but are not limited to: Association, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Beach Boys, Beatles, Blues Brothers, Buckinghams, Byrds, Chicago (Transit Authority), Chuck Berry, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Dave Clark Five, Dire Straits, Doobie Brothers, Eagles, Eddie Floyd, Eddie Money, Elvis Presley, Frankie Valli, Gary Puckett & the Union Gap, Gerry Rafferty, Grand Funk Railroad, Grass Roots, Guess Who, Hollies, Huey Lewis & the News, James Brown, James Gang/Joe Walsh, Jay & the Americans, Johnny Rivers, Little River Band, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Manfred Mann, McCoys, Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels, Outsiders, Paul Revere & the Raiders, Righteous Brothers, Rolling Stones, Roy Orbison, Sam & Dave, Sly & the Family Stone, Spencer Davis Group, Steppenwolf, Temptations, Three Dog Night, Tommy James & the Shondells, Van Morrison, Ventures, Vogues, Wilson Pickett, and Young Rascals. Songs/Artists are added monthly to our ever-growing list.
The John Hampu Band consists of nine dedicated members that include vocalists, guitars, bass, keyboard, trumpets, saxophone, and drums performing the classic hits from the artists as they were done in those rich and affluent times in rock and roll history; same style and in the same key originally recorded. There is NO 'computer assisting/synthesizing' the sound in any way like many 'live' bands today. We play it ALL LIVE!!!
Choosing The John Hampu Band for ANY event would be a very wise selection; that is, if you want the most varied genres of quality music under one roof to entertain your masses. This is THE band! We think you will find that our band can fit most ANY music venue. How many bands can cover southern rock, switch to The Beatles, and then move on down the road to Motown? It's a short list...this band is AWESOME!
"Classic Rock & Roll with The John Hampu Band" will travel to Cleveland, Columbus, Toledo, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana, Michigan, Kentucky, and all points in between! Book us for your next event to experience a high-performance and multi-genre musical journey that will have your crowd up dancing and singing ALL night long.