Ace & RoXy are a high energy band playing everything from Classic Rock from the 50's, Blues, Rock, pop bluesy rock with the live feel of Springsteen and Petty, and the electric guitar sound of Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan and BB King, Janis Joplin, Grace Slick, Amy Winehouse, Melissa Ethridge, Stevie Nicks & The Pretenders.
Both were raised in Southern Orange County, California and grew up at the height of 60's 'Summer of Love' and during the hippie scene in San Francisco.
Alan “Ace” Garber picked up a guitar the day the Beatles landed in New York and never put it down. He grew up in the shadow of the Fender guitar factory in Fullerton, California.
He honed his chops leading his own bands and bands for road shows backing the Drifters, the Coasters, the Crests , Jewel Aikins ( Birds & the Bees) ,Paul Roby of the Platters, and shared the stage with Mike Love of the Beach Boys ,Dorsey Burnette and others before touring across the USA. He is also an accomplished singer/songwriter with over 60 songs to his credit and has also done radio commercials. With over 40 years as a professional lead guitar player, band leader, writer, composer, and singer has the ability to play most any song someone yells out.
He is today's modern "WALKING WURLITZER JUKE BOX", the original music man. Alan can take you on a trip through time from the 20's through each decade, his favorite being the 50's, including TV commercials, shows to current pop songs. His knowledge of Rock & Roll trivia is amazing and he loves to host 50's TRIVIA CONTESTS & CAR SHOWS.
Lori “Roxy” Fjeld lends her dynamic vocals in some lead & duet cover songs & in back-up of Alan's original songs & percussion. The sultry, sexy ‘Roxy’ belts out Joplin tunes with verve, her favorite being Amy Winehouse. She has emceed a theater production "Mesquite Goes Hollywood" as well as impersonate Mae West, Jessica Rabbit, & Bette Midler for singing telegrams.
Roxy (Lori Fjeld) grew up in Huntington Beach and has been singing since before she could walk. Her and her successful sister Joan Rivers Impersonator Dee Dee Hanson, aka: “Joan's Clone, have been singing and acting together their whole lives and many years in church. They used to sing all the time to the many records they had and perform musicals in their garage. Their father sang like Al Jolson and the whole family were always "singing along with Mitch" and Lawrence Welk as well as dancing and singing along American Bandstand, Lloyd Thaxton’s Hop, 9th Street West with Sam Riddel and listening to radio stations KHJ, KFWB, KRLA, XELO and XERB where we’d pick up “Wolfman Jack”.
Classic 50's cars, Car shows, Guitars, Animals, outdoor activities and laughing. Life is an exciting journey and we want to live each moment to its fullest. Alan "Ace" Garber has a 1957 Chevy Bel Air that he often drives to gigs and causes an uproar as he does with the roar of his Harley Sportster.
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