FLETCH and the CATCH
This letter is introducing our four-piece classic/southern rock, boogie & blues band based in Lakewood, Ohio.
The band has been established over fifteen years. We cover many different artists' and styles and offer quality, professional entertainment. Our song list includes notable classic-southern rock/blues legends and more recent performers such as Eric Clapton, The Allman Brother's, Santana, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Winter, Marshall Tucker, Jimmy Buffet, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Aerosmith, Z Z Topp and many others.
Our reputation and following are gaining momentum as we perform throughout the greater Cleveland area, Akron, Medina, Lakewood, Lorain, Elyria and Mentor. We continue to receive tremendous crowd response at the most notable clubs/restaurants in town.
Dirk Garman - Lead/slide guitar
Classical guitar/ Cleveland State University, Baldwin-Wallace College, Bluffton College. Private lessons: B-W, CSU, Cleveland Institute of Music & Master Class/Clinic.
Experience : B-W College Guitar Ensemble, B-W College Honors Recital. Numerous local jazz/rock/blues/country/ethnic/classic-southern rock bands in the area. Previous bands: REGULAR GUISE, DORIAN GREY, CLOCKWORK, IMAGES, NASHVILLE BOUND & FULL MOON FEVER.
Erol Sommer - Bass/vocals
Has been playing bass in Cleveland bands for many years. Competent in many styles of music, Erol has performed at just about every type of venue in Cleveland, from Biker Bars to Severance Hall, Jacobs Field, Browns Stadium or the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Erol is also the owner and chief engineer of Alien Recording Studios.
Joel Scigliano - Drums/vocals
Playing professionally over 45 years. Show drummer at THE MAD HATTER & THE TROPICANA in Las Vegas for Vic Damone, Sammy Davis, the Gatling Brothers, Waylon Jennings & the Pointer Sisters. Influences: Gene Krupa, Buddy Miles & Tower of Power.
Mike Fletcher - Acoustic/electric guitars/harmonicas/vocals
Over forty five years music experience in Florida, South Carolina, Texas & Cleveland.
Influences: The Allman Brothers, Clapton, Charlie Daniels, Marshall Tucker & Johnny Winter.
We also perform as an acoustic duo and trio for more intimate settings. Please consider us as you plan your events calendar for the coming season. We are also available for any special promotions & private parties you may be planning. Thank you in advance for your time & favorable consideration. I look forward to hearing from you soon.