LOS ORCHIDS is the ultimate party & wedding band and we will prove it to you.........We will play the hits from decades of music that will leave your guests talking about your event for years to come! Our music will bring everyone ages 10-100 to their feet for a dance...we promise you that!
WE ARE THE ULTIMATE PARTY BAND......you need the right musicians to pull this off and we have been a high energy group that will rock your night and provide your guests with sizzling dance music.
WE ARE THE ULTIMATE WEDDING BAND.......please check our website for client feedback, current shows, up to date information about booking our band for your event.
Please check our website, for up to date songs and all gigs we have played. Our website details our history, which is extensive yet helps to explain why we can pull these covers off usually record perfect........we have numerous MP3's and bio information for each band member, some national recording artists, the Kingsmen who toured with all the greats and performed their hit Louie Louie for the past decades. We love our weekly rehearsals learning more up to date material for you and your guests to enjoy. We reserve the right to play our originals only in club type settings or not at all......our attention to detail when performing cover material is our gift to you and hope we can bring you to wonderful memories as we play the hits from decades of music.
Here are some mini bios of our well-known seasoned musicians-
WE BOAST legendary Northwest Rock 'n Rollers....
PAT TENNIS, guitarist, vocals, pedal steel, was little Eddie in the touring band Little Eddie and the Edsels of the 70's. He also played the part of Eric Clapton in the 80's touring band tribute to "Cream." You want entertainment, you want Pat Tennis.
BARRY AND SALLY KENNELLY bass player, singers, keyboardist. Locally well known for both performances and marketing of Los Orchids and the 50'a style 10 piece costumed band, "BeanBarry Delights." Barry has played in well known bands since the 70's.
BARRY CURTIS joined Portland's Kingsmen in 1963 to play Hammond organ and soon embarked on an extended U.S. tour to support the band's hit, "Louie Louie." Recording sessions in Seattle produced more chart records, then The Kingsmen performed with The Beach Boys on their 1964 summer tour. Many other tours, recordings and TV appearances followed. They shared stages with nearly all the stars of the time.
Born and raised in Sunnyside, WA.
STEVE PETERSON....another outstanding member of the Kingsmen, their drummer and also in the band The Daily Flash. Steve's vast knowledge of percussion, his incredible vocals, his guitar songs makes him a force to reckon...and Los Orchids secret weapon!
Dean Norling, guitar instructor, one of our lead guitarists brings all the technical aspects to the gig. Starts songs flawlessly and can provide record perfect coverage to make the gig great.
Larry Neibauer, lead singer, Larry's voice was discovered years ago and he will win you over with his first note.
Linda Johnson, with Larry, Sally and the guys....Linda brings all the high notes, consistency and beauty to our harmony stacks. A gifted rhythm guitarist herself, she provides the cherry on top of our music.
We will always work with in your budget....