Mended Fender is a high energy band offering an eclectic blend of modern rock and pop with fresh versions of vintage rock sure to keep your crowd pumped!
Mended Fender is primarily comprised of Lewis Kelliher, Amy Sharpe, Curtis Cole, and Chris "Bernz" Dibbern.
Lewis, a multi-instrumentalist with 35+ years playing, credits his musical inspirations as Randy Rhoads Hendrix, Clapton and Stephen Stills. He has played with acts such as Jon Liebing, 805, and Rich Ortiz and has been a member in several successful area bands including Tapestry and Driven. Whether playing acoustic or electric guitar, percussion, bass or vocals, Lew brings an upbeat driving sound to the mix.
Amy, citing Led Zeppelin, Heart, Pearl Jam and Tori Amos as her musical influences, is a self-taught powerhouse. She began singing and writing in high school and hasn't stopped since! Whether it’s a hard-rockin’ classic or a sultry jam, this versatile vocalist is sure to kill it.
Curtis, a talented multi-instrumentalist, has jammed with The McCoys, noted for their hit Hang On Sloopy, as well as well-known local bands Tapestry, Persuader and, currently, The Loco Brothers. And Curtis is no stranger to large venues! He's played many including Woodstock 99. Whether on bass or drums, "Uncle" Curtis knows how to JAM!
Chris... Well, he's just a SICK drummer! With over 35 years banging those cans, and well-known projects under his belt such as Floating Noah and One Pound Piece, Chris is sure to impress!
MENDED FENDER IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE OUR ACOUSTIC OPTION! AMY AND LEWIS, THE CORE DUO OF MENDED FENDER IS NOW BOOKING FOR SMALLER VENUES AND SLIGHTLY LIGHTER TASTES AND BUDGETS! WHETHER YOU'RE LOOKING FOR THAT IN-YOUR-FACE-PUMPIN-UP-THE-CROWD-BAND OR OUR ACOUSTIC OPTION, MENDED FENDER IS SURE TO PLEASE! CONTACT US TODAY!