No Duh is not just the best tribute to No Doubt & Gwen Stefani, they're one of the best tribute acts in the world. It's not just great music, it's a complete, high energy, amusing, audio-visual explosion!
No Duh mixes the experience & energy of a live No Doubt & Gwen Stefani concert with nostalgic visuals, styling's & props of the No Doubt & Gwen Stefani videos, complete with costume changes & even some humor! Close your eyes or keep them open, you will feel like you are experiencing the real thing. It's rare to see a tribute act excite an audience like this band. Not to mention that they are home-based in Orange County California, just like the original No Doubt.
No Duh has been mentioned by Gwen Stefani in interviews. She says, "they're amazing" & says of our lead singer,
"... I was almost jealous of her because she [Spen] was just so cute...". No Doubt says, "No Duh rules!". And they should know, they have seen & performed with No Duh. The band has appeared on local, national & international Television & Radio including a full length feature on "Good Morning America" & “CNN Headline News.
About the members:
Bass: Veteran rocker Bony Yanow (a.k.a. EJ Curse) has musical credits on KISS's Box Set and on Gene Simmons solo CD "Asshole". EJ played bass on Doro Pesch (of Warlocks') first solo CD. He is currently performing live bass duties for Gilby Clarke (Guns n Roses) and 80's rockers White Lion ("Wait", "When The Children Cry"). EJ is also the founding member of the 80s rock sensation & RCA/BMG recording artists, Silent Rage. He has been writing & recording music for major record labels and movie/television soundtracks for many years, however live performance has always been his forte'. He has perfomed on the same bill with Black Sabbath, Dokken, LA Guns, Kix and jammed with members of KISS, Alice Cooper and Ratt, just to name a few. EJ has also starred & co-starred in many TV shows (recently, Bones & Rules of Engagement), commercials and feature films including the lead role in the cult "B" movie classic Hard Rock Zombies.
Drums: Aintso Young (a.k.a Rodney Pino) is the original drummer of 80's metalhead's Love Hate ("Blackout in the Redroom"), current drummer for Silent Rage & frontman/ guitarist for L.A. favorites, Hollywood Hot Rod. He owns his own recording & rehearsal studios in the South Bay, Grooveworks.
Guitar: Tom Doomee (a.k.a. Randy Simer) was front man for The Seventh when he got into the top 100 on local radio with their song "Then I Turn Away". Randy Has Played guitar with John Tesh & drums for So-Cal favorites Copperhill. Simer is also an actor & has appeared in The King Of Queens & many national commercials.
Lead Vocals: And, of course, there’s Spen Gjormani [pronounced..."Spend-yur-money"] (a.k.a. Heather E. Lounsbury/ Curse.…lead vocals) Spen has sang with members of Barry Manilow, Tower of Power, Kenny G, Ratt, & many more. No one else captures the sound, style, looks & complete essence of Gwen Stefani & No Doubt like No Duh's singer Spen Gjormani…Total rockstar!
Not only is Heather a fantastic Gwen Stefani impersonator, but also does sound alike and look alike as Debbie Harry, Cindy Lauper, Lady Gaga, Madonna, Marilyn Monroe, Anna Nicole Smith, Annette Funicello , and others...Plus, she's a superb original songwriter, artist & voiceover actress.