We are Modern Country Acoustic / Electric, we play today's Top Country hits along with some oldies mixed in with some of our own Original music. We feature both Great Female and Male Lead singers and an awesome band to boot ( lol), Strawdawg features singer songwriters James Hay ( Lead Vocals/ Bass guitar/ Rhythm Guitar ), and singer/ songwriter, Samantha Pressney. The rest of the band consists of, Elliot Esparza ( Lead guitar/ Bck.vocals), Gary Neuburger ( Guitar/Bck-Vocals) , Kevin Byrne ( Drums/Percussion/Cajon ). We play everything from, Blake Shelton, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley, Gretchen Wilson, Sugarland, Jake Owen, Miranda Lambert, Marren Morris, Little Big Town, Lady Antebellum, Elle King, The Band Perry ( to ) old standards like, Skynyrd, Tom Petty, Bon Jovi, BoDeans, Linda Rondstadt, Steve Miller Band etc. Weather it's an up close and personal Acoustic Duo/Trio/Full Band or a Full Band Electric show, we do it all and we do it right. And ( yes ), we do take requests . This band is one of the hottest new bands in the Chicagoland area and we have an Acoustic Show that is second to none. Don't let the, new band thing scare you, this band has many experienced members, having opened up for the likes of Kenny Chesney, Vince Gill, Kenny Rogers, Travis Tritt, Jerrod Neiman, Lee Brice, Lewis Brice, Kentucky Headhunters, to name a few. weather it's a big venue, small venue, arena, concert hall, private party or wedding, we adapt to everything and we are true professionals and always cater the costumer and venue.
If you want great music, done right, Strawdawg is your band.