The Force 'Em Band has got the live music you need for any occasion! Make your next event an unforgettable hit with the high-energy yet versatile sounds of the Force 'Em Band! The Force 'Em Band has proven to get audience members, young and seasoned, to the dance floor within the first couple of beats of a tune, as well as allow them to sit back and relax to soothing instrumental sounds.
Force 'Em is a Fresno based band that was established in 2004. The musicians that make up the Force 'Em Band are all well-versed in a variety of genres that include Dance, R&B/Soul, Latin, Rock, Blues, Country, Instrumental and many more musical styles. As a cover band, the Force 'Em Band stays true to the music and does not use any music enhancers. It is safe to say, "What you see is what you get!" The improvisational forces of lead vocalist/saxophonist/flutist Margo Montoya, keyboardist Jose Rodriguez, and lead guitarist/vocalist Johnie Lopez drives this powerful groove, supported by drummer/vocalist Pat Ortiz, and bassist Jim Davenport. When the Force 'Em Band hits the stage, they are defined by their love of music and respect for each other. It's an undeniable interchange between the audience and band.
The Force 'Em Band ends 2016 having performed 150 shows that included private parties, birthday parties, wedding anniversaries, sweet 16 parties, family reunions, corporate events, concerts in the park, community events and more. The band is also honored to continue being a resident band at a few local venues in Fresno, Ca for 2017. Any given Friday and/or Saturday night, they can be found performing at one of the Yosemite Falls Cafe locations, the High Sierra Grill House and/or Ovidio's Ristorante Italiano & Lounge. In fact, the Force 'Em Band has also grown a very popular "Sunday Funday" dance party following. As an in-demand party band, Force 'Em is frequently hired for a variety of events and is currently filling up their calendar. Showcasing an eclectic mix of the best songs from the 50's to the 2000's, this high-energy 5-piece band accurately covers a wide range of music from the Doobie Brothers to Selena to Michael Jackson to Bruno Mars and so much more in between. Now, they look forward to the many opportunities that 2017 has in store for them. Check out their calendar and call the Force 'Em Band for your next event; before they aren't available!