Flea Bitten Dawgs
A three-person ukulele group with vocalist and percussion. This award-winning group was named "Best Old Band of 2011" by the Riverfront Times in St. Louis. The group was a chosen act to play for NASA's largest Solar Eclipse event at the Smoky Mountain National Park during the total eclipse of the sun. Playing a variety of music ranging from the 20s to the modern, their song selection includes swing, blues, pop, ballads, and original songs. They have three CDs out with airplay on six stations in five states. KETC-TV (St. Louis) included the Dawgs in a segment on ukuleles.
Travel with own sound equipment suitable for a small venue of about 100 people. If in a larger venue or outdoors we need two vocal mics, two DI boxes, and three mics for percussion. Also, two stools. Set up with our equipment is 30 minutes after our gear is in the venue. With supplied sound it is 15 minutes. Sound check is 20 minutes. We need three bottles of water and access to a change room. We run our own sound with our equipment.