THE INCITERS, THE BANG, POLICE AND THIEVES and DJ DR. SCOTT (Nightbeat)
The Inciters are one of America’s finest Northern Soul band! An overpowering 11-piece dance floor soul band that has brought the house down from LA to Chicago and all across Europe, releasing 3 albums to date on Grover/Elmo Records in Germany and “DOING FINE” which was recorded in Chicago and released by JUMP UP in 2000. The band’s newest album, “Soul Clap” on JUMP UP will be released February 15, 2012.
The Bang is a bay area band that is working in the true spirit of the 60's female girl group sound. The Bang are not a nostalgia act with beehive hairdo's and over the top costumes, but a group that has established its' own style and identity through the influence of the past and their own individuality. The Bang gives respect and love to the pioneering female vocalists work, focusing on the body of music that was the golden era of female pop (1960-1970).
Police and Thieves brings you their renditions of tunes that made Hitsville USA famous, grooves that gave meaning to cruising Whittier Boulevard and of course classic Jamaican Ska. Drenched with up-beat harmonies and a pulsating back beat, Police and Thieves will always keep the dance floor moving. With influences ranging from Soul, R&B, Oldies, Doo Wop and Ska... how can you go wrong? Ladies and Gentlemen stop what you are doing... it's time for... Police and Thieves!