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74th Street Band / Press

“Arizonas Hottest Southern Rockers, 74th Street Band burns up stages like the Arizona sun! Mixing heart pounding rock, southern rock and outlaw country favorites, they bring crowds to a fervor and leave them screaming for more! Playing well over 100 shows a year, they've earned a dedicated and growing fan base through hard work and word of mouth. Returning to Cyclefest for the third time, 74th Street Band is the #1 choice for Biker events nationwide!”

“Some of our guys got to sneak in and check them out at one of the Arizona shows, they were pleased to see such a great performance by these guys. These guys are top notch professional minded, and extremely talented musicians. Some of us grew up on this kind of music, and quite miss those days. The band has a documentary styled video explaining the bands history, performances, and much more so we decided not to focus as much on it. We can say that we love these guys music, it is greatly done, and their cover performances are outstanding! If you are a fan of southern rock, country, or just great music become a fan of these guys today. I hope to personally swing by a gig at my earliest to see such a performance. To me 74th Street Band has taken some of the best classic rock influences, and made a working sound of their own keeping pure and true to the roots of their class. Love these guys check em out! It is awesome to see such good friends hold such a great group together over the years”

“74th Street Band rocked the house..these guys can play..they were the ultimate experience at the end of the night. Looking for a kick ass band..these are the guys!”

“THE 74TH STREET BAND will play on Friday night. The band brings together three lifelong friends who have been making music together for over three decades...”

"Who better to rock Florence on 7-4-12?"

“You guys KICKED ASS last night @ Apache Gold Casino!!! The crowd had nothing but great things to say and the sound was TITS!!!! The new set list is fantastic!!! Love you all TONS!!!”

“You guys rocked the house! Thanks to you all from all of our Chester's staff as you guys were great! What a crowd!!”

“It was a great day! A good time was had by all. Soooo many bikes and good food and the 74th Street Band ROCKED!!”

“74th Street Band to perform at the Arizona Celebration of Freedom event in downtown Mesa, Sat July 2nd from 8-10pm on the KOOL_FM Stage!!”

“74th Street Band stepped up and delivered for Operation Homefront Arizona with their benefit performance at the Arizona Freedom Ride event!”

“We booked 74th Street for the Laughlin River Run Thunder on the River at the Avi Resort. They were consummate professionals and everyone at the Avi was duly impressed!”

Bill W. - Perfection Entertainment - Laughlin River Run

“After their excellent show at Cyclefest 2009, we were thrilled to have 74th Street back in 2011. As expected, they rocked the joint harder than ever!”

“74th Street Band will be appearing New Years Eve at the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Block Party w/ Jimmy Eat World!!!”

“The Thunder Mountain Staff was really excited about the 74th Street Band performance. They were awesome and extremely professional. We are looking for to seeing them again in 2011.”

"Matt, Robert, Randy, Lyle and Louie, Thanks for a great set after a long 4 hour gig prior. You guys stepped up and delivered. Thanks for being such great friends!"

"My oh my. The triple threat guitars and heart pounding rhythms truly inspired unbridled enthusiasm tonite! Once again, the house was a rockin!! Thank you!"

"You Guys are Music Warriors!"

"Once again, I'm blown away! You guys ROCK! 3rd night in a row for you, it could have been just o.k...but no...It was Smokin' Hot Rockin'!!"

“You remind me of a younger version of the Outlaws!”

“I hired 74th St Band for my husband's 50th Birthday and we absolutely had a blast! The music was great and everyone commented how good they were. We can't wait to hire them again!! I highly recommend 74th Street. They are true professionals!! -Martha C”

"It was a great Bike Week with you guys! You did an awesome job, thank you! Looking forward to the next event with the same energy!"

“You should check out 74th Street... they are really good. It's no wonder they are the busiest band in Phoenix!”

“Thank you once again for performing at AZ RibFest! You guys sounded amazing and Tom said your performance was exactly what he was looking for for our event!”

"You guys were great, and I heard nothing but positive feedback about your performance. Kyle, kid you let play with you, had a great time. His dad said he was on cloud nine!"

Ted Smith - CHS Vegas Style II

“The band did such a wonderful job! It was beyond fun!! You were fun, enjoyable and most of all you ROCKED!!”

Correen Bales - CHRO - Summit Healthcare Corporate Event

“74th Street Band ranked #1 Southern Rock band in Phoenix!!”

“Eddie Money, Jimmie Vant Zant and Dierks Bentley. Three amazing artists from three different eras and three different genres of music. What do they have in common? 74th Street performed at events in 2009 featuring these legendary performers.”

“74th Street's contribution to the Dierks Bentley Miles and Music For Kids benefit for Phoenix Chidlren's Hospital was very much appreciated. Over $200,000 was raised and the event was a resounding success!”

“THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! You guys rocked tonight!!!! Everyone was raving about you and asked us to have you back again!!!!”

“The joint was jumpin' with local southern rock band 74th Street who revved up the event performing crowd pleasers ranging from Allman Brothers and ZZ Top to Velvet Revolver and Led Zeppelin, capping the show with an amazing version of Lynyrd Skynyrd's Freebird that had the audience roaring.”

"After seeing you guys for the first time at bike week I only have one word for you........WOW!!!!! What a show and Freebird was an experience I will not soon forget. Hope to see you again soon."

Todd - ABW Cyclefest fan - Arizona Bike Week

"I was a 74th Street virgin until last night! You guys rocked!!! So glad I came to check you out. I will be back to hear more! I enjoyed the music and you guys really have a great time...that's what it's all about. Thanks for the fun! See you again."

ABW Cyclefest fan - Arizona Bike Week

"Thank you! You guys rocked!!!!"

Myron Farrabee (owner) - The Famous Billet Bar (Scottsdale, AZ)

"Hey guys, thanks again for loaning us your drummer for the 2008 Standin' on the Corner Festival. Matt and 74th Street rock!!!"

Bobby Rage - Hard Knox - Musician Quote

"What really attracts me to your band is your energy. You guys have a blast onstage! You are one band we would love to gig with!"

Steve Allison - guitarist w/ GoldiRoxx & cidbones - Musician Quote

"Just when I think you can't get any better, you boyz bust out with some Zeppelin and blow me away! Amazing show last night, THANK YOU!!!"

Melanie Fortune - Mesa Music Review

"Hey that was a blast - you guys rock - thanks for letting me share the stage!"

Jimmy Henderson (sax master) - Musician Quote

"Nice job on that gig, guys!!! You're kickin some rock and roll ass in this town. Thank you, sooooo much!"

Melanie Fortune - Mesa Music Review

"Thanks for ROCKIN' the north side @ Joes's Grotto!!!! What an awesome show!!!!! "

Sugar Magnolia - Fan Quote

"I heard your show tonight. I was across the street and I sat out in the parking lot listening to you guys. Dude, you guys f***in' rock! It sounded really really good!"

Mike Bouck - Fan Quote

"You guys Rocked Club Red last night as usual!! Awesome show!!"

Sean Greco - Whiskey Dogz - Musician Quote

"You guys are great!"

Ken Tedesco ("Ozzie") - Ozzmosis

"Great band...excellent cover of Freebird!"

Freepyle band - United Kingdom - Myspace Comment

"You guy's just keep getting BETTER AND BETTER! YOU ROCK!"

Scott Campbell (drummer) - Musician Quote