94.5 KOOL FM and the Arizona State Fair presented the 2nd Annual KOOL-A-Palooza at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Sunday, October 9th, 2016!
This was the amazing line-up:
The Purple Xperience
Prince Tribute Band Led by Doctor Fink (Former Member of Prince and The Revolution)
The Purple Xperience, a five-piece tribute band hailing from Minneapolis, Minnesota, has been zig-zagging around the country since February of 2011, bringing the memories of Prince and The Revolution to audiences of all generations. Led by Matt Fink (a/k/a Doctor Fink), a member of Prince and The Revolution from 1978 to 1991, The Purple Xperience leaves no one disappointed.
Find out more about The Purple Xperience, click here!
The Ultimate David Bowie Tribute
BowieVision is the ultimate tribute to David Bowie, combining stunningly accurate musical performance with mesmerizing video elements.
The music is 100% live, with eight versatile musicians paying homage to the full range of Bowie’s immense musical catalog. The video segments are mixed live in performance by our multimedia engineer, and include elements captured at the show.
BowieVision performances are ever-evolving, with new songs and video content regularly added.
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The Piano Man – Terry Davies
The Music of Billy Joel & Elton John
The music of BILLY JOEL and SIR ELTON JOHN come to life in this multimedia tribute starring the alluring voice of the PIANO MAN himself, British entertainer Terry Davies. Backed by an extraordinary 9 piece band, you’ll be singing, dancing, laughing and crying as you experience the sights, sounds and amazing musical journeys of Billy and Elton’s careers. Their incredible catalogue of classic hits include “New York State of Mind,” “The Piano Man,” “She’s Got A Way” “Your Song,” “Daniel,” “Rocket Man,” “Candle In The Wind” and many more.
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As KOOL FM’s 2016 Battle of the Cover Bands’ WINNER, Faded Jeans is the energetic, five-piece electric party band for everybody! Since 2008, they’ve been connecting with audiences through genre-hopping performances, playing everything from John Mellencamp to Michael Jackson, from Deep Purple to Neil Diamond. Faded Jeans keeps them dancing throughout the show and calling for more at the end of the night. The band is comprised of an incredible mix of musicians from across the USA, all with stellar professional experience. Everybody knows that Nothin’ Fits Like Faded Jeans!
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