Will Chalmers recreates the music of one of the greatest pop music singers and songwriters of all time – Neil Diamond! The fabulous vocal match and authentic look of Neil Diamond allows you to re-live those great memories of the 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s. Recapture the best of Neil Diamond and take a trip down memory lane with some of his biggest hits: “Crackling Rosie,” “Forever In Blue Jeans,” “I’m A Believer,” “Sweet Caroline,” and more!
Country Legends Tribute Tour is now firmly established as North Americas #1 Country Music Tribute show featuring the music of the biggest names on the American scene including Garth Brooks, Shania Twain, and Keith Urban. The show includes well known musicians hand picked by the impersonators in who between them have a wealth of experience and glittering careers than span over 30 years.
Derek St. Holmes is a living testament to hard work and dedication. His voice remains as powerful as it was in 1974 when Nugent knew he had to snag him for his band. His guitar skills are equal to Nugent as well, a fact often overlooked due to his stellar vocal skills. While Derek will always be a rocker identified with the iconic classic rock staples “Stranglehold,” “Hey Baby,” “Death by Misadventure” and “Dog Eat Dog” he has the heart, soul and voice of a true bluesman, something the world heard first hand when “Hey Baby” was released way back in 1975. St. Holmes’ abilities are surpassed only by his spirit and love of music.
“Night Fever” – The Bee Gees Tribute is the largest production of the Bee Gees in the world. The group has been touring for the past ten years, from Disneyland to Russia, recreating the look and sound of the Bee Gees. Capturing a full history of the Bee Gees, “Night Fever” includes songs from “To Love Somebody”, “Massachusetts”, “I Got to Get A Message”, “I Started A Joke”, “Jive Talking”, “More Than A Woman”, “Nite Fever”, “You Should Be Dancing”, “Tragedy”, “Stayin’ Alive”, and many more.
Experience the music and the majesty with ALWAYS ABBA as they bring you ABBA’s greatest hits featuring Canada's finest vocalists and musicians. Relive the fun as you enjoy the classic looks and sound that made ABBA famous. ALWAYS ABBA’s impeccable vocals and stellar musicianship makes them the greatest ABBA tribute and offers a night you are sure to love, as your Dancing Queen is reborn.
This show spans Santana’s musical career; from the early albums (Santana, Abraxas, and Santana III), covering all the hits from the Woodstock era (Soul Sacrifice, Jin-go-lo-ba, Evil Ways, Samba Pa Ti, Black Magic Woman), and featuring the more recent (Europa, Smooth, and Maria Maria). Abraxas delivers a spectacular performance; honouring the greatness of Carlos Santana and getting everyone onto the dance floor with its driven Latin grooves!
Legendary '80s outfit Great White continues to carry the torch for glammed-up hard rock under the name Jack Russell's Great White, performing to sold-out crowds around the country with a rotating lineup that boasts original frontman Jack Russell. The indomitable Russell has surrounded himself with a prodigiously talented group of players, and the band always does justice to favorites like "Once Bitten, Twice Shy" and "House of Broken Love" at their adrenaline-filled live shows. Fans of arena rock looking for an outsized concert experience look no further: Jack Russell's Great White always takes the stage with showmanship and bombast to spare.
ALL REVVED UP is The Ultimate Meat Loaf Tribute that has the look, the sound, and the SHOW. This group performs all of your favorite Meat Loaf songs while putting on a fantastic stage show with choreography, props, stage design, and costume changes that take you on an epic Rock’n’Roll journey of Meat Loaf’s greatest hits.
Drawing from their most popular Television Specials and hits since their inception, IRELAND features the songs and performances that launched Celtic Thunder into the hearts and homes of audiences across the US and Canada, winning them the mantle of Top World Music Act in Billboard five times over.
Orleans is best known as the Pop/Rock band that brought you the classic 70s hits Still The One, Dance With Me and Love Takes Time. Now in its 49th year, Orleans has produced a body of work spanning 16+ albums and 4 DVDs. The band continues to be in great demand for live performances, as they have been for almost 5 decades. Co-founders Lance Hoppen and John Hall, along with long-standing member Lane Hoppen and relative newcomers Brady Spencer and Tom Lane deliver Orleans’ music with power, class and integrity to appreciative audiences everywhere.
Come out and revel in the songs Linda Ronstadt brought to life so beautifully performed by the Linda Ronstadt Experience. Tristan McIntosh (2016 American Idol finalist) takes you on an emotional ride of purity, power, and heartbreak as she is soaring through these songs as though they live inside her. Be part of the experience, and follow Tristan McIntosh and The Linda Ronstadt Experience as they bring Linda Ronstadt's music into the 21st century!
Bless The Rains is lauded as the ultimate Toto tribute. Produced by #1 Billboard Artist/Producer Gabriel Bello, after the success of his internationally touring Tribute show to Stevie Wonder, Natural Wonder, “Bless the Rains” brings the magic of Toto to audiences everywhere that can’t get enough of their mega worldwide hits like “Rosanna” “I Won’t Hold You Back” & “Africa”, along with some deep cuts that the true fans will fawn over. When people hear this band they will be mesmerized, shout, dance, cry & Bless The Rains.
Tom Petty Tribute Band, Practically Petty have been mesmerizing audiences throughout Canada since forming in the Fall of 2009. Every performance is true to the spirit and essence of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. The Tom Petty look and sound. The group pride themselves on utilizing the same equipment as the Heartbreakers just so as not to leave any stone unturned. Their extensive song catalog includes all of Petty’s hits with the Heartbreakers as well as his solo work and other side projects like The Traveling Wilburys. If you love Tom Petty - Practically Petty is the show for you!
Foghat fans are everywhere and their audience consists of all ages. From the young who play Guitar Hero III and know all the lyrics to ‘Slow Ride’, to the Dazed & Confused generation of 30-40 somethings and the ‘boomers’ who bought Foghat’s first vinyl or 8 track! Looking out at the audience and seeing all generations rockin’ to Foghat is very gratifying to the band.
The Traveling Milburys capture the sheer talent, excitement, and magic of The Traveling Wilburys for all to see and experience. Live. On stage. And in your town. From the opening chords to the final encores of this energy-packed and hit-filled evening, this is without a doubt the world’s greatest tribute to The Traveling Wilburys. Featuring all the hits of The Traveling Wilburys PLUS classics from each individual artist - including George Harrison and The Beatles, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, Jeff Lynne and ELO, Roy Orbison and Bob Dylan. From the opening chords to the final encores of this energy-packed and hit-filled evening, this is without a doubt The World’s Greatest Tribute To The Traveling Wilburys.
This is one Elvis Tribute Artist you don't want to miss! Matt Cage is a multi-award winner, holding Professional championship titles across Canada and the United States. Matt has played in Las Vegas as a featured Elvis performer in All Shook Up: A Tribute to the King at Planet Hollywood and most recently can be seen in the Tony-award winning play, Million Dollar Quartet. New, fresh, and alive with energy, Matt Cage is the whole package in one talented Tribute Artist!
Stars of the Sixties return to the Riviera… Lighting Lou Christie will strike with all the hits that propelled him to the top of the charts again and again in the 60s, including “Two Faces Have I”, “I’m Gonna Make You Mine”, “The Gypsy Cried”, “Rhapsody in the Rain” and, of course, “Lightning Strikes.” Plus… The Happenings’ original lead singer Bob Miranda (“See You in September”, “I Got Rhythm” and “Go Away, Little Girl”) and Dennis Tufano, original lead singer of the Buckinghams are both back by popular demand ("Kind of a Drag", "Hey Baby! They're Playing Our Song", "Don't You Care", "Susan", "Mercy, Mercy, Mercy"). The Shades of Blue (“Oh How Happy”) will add their usual touch of class to the evening. Don’t miss this one-night-only reunion of rock and roll stars of the sixties!
With their focus on David Gilmour’s Pink Floyd repertoire, The Gilmour Project will do a deep dive into the exploration & improvisation that only Gilmour could create. This rendition certainly does not dismiss the iconic contributions of all 5 historic musicians that comprise the Pink Floyd complement, only to bring light to philosophical lyrics, sonic experimentation, innovative art, and of course, elaborate live shows.
Twist on Taylor is a must-see tribute act for those who love Taylor Swift. Sarah Jessica mesmerizes the audience as she performs the songs of Taylor Swift as only a true Taylor Swift tribute can do. It’s not hard to imagine that you are at a Taylor Swift concert as she makes Taylor’s music come alive.
The Artimus Pyle Band is a high energy, true to the music, and true to the era rock group. One of the few that is on the road today. Artimus Pyle, Brad Durden, Jerry Lyda, Dave Fowler, and Scott Raines are not only a group of friends and contemporaries but a group with some of the most seasoned musicians in the southeast.
If you like Andrea Bocelli - you will LOVE Franco Corso! Back by popular demand, Franco Corso and his stellar band of international musicians directed by Joe Baudo return to the Riviera Theatre for a night of passion, featuring the most popular songs from Andrea Bocelli in English, Italian, Spanish, and French.
With Special Guests: The Crystals and The Marcels - Little Anthony and the Imperials is a rhythm and blues/soul/doo-wop vocal group from New York, first active in the 1950s. Lead singer Jerome Anthony "Little Anthony" Gourdine was noted for his high-pitched falsetto voice, influenced by Jimmy Scott. The group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on April 4, 2009, 23 years after the group's first year of eligibility for induction, waiting longer than any other artist for the honor.
The Scottish-born singer-songwriter has released nearly 20 introspective and lyrically powerful records featuring brilliant backing musicians (Jimmy Page, Phil Collins, Richard Thompson, Peter White, etc.). His biggest platinum successes, “Year Of The Cat” and “Time Passages”, were released in 1976 & 1978 respectively. He’s had several top 20 singles, including the above-mentioned titles, as well as “On the Border” and “Song On The Radio”.