Richie and the Catillacs at Old Time Fair
Calendar Date:Saturday, July 20, 2013 - 5:00pm
Playing a mixture of vintage rock-n-roll, authentic blues, classic country and rockabilly the Vancouver Washington based Catillacs wow the audience with its multi-talented line-up. Their performances feature searing lead guitar from Richie Bean, masterful boogie-woogie piano, gospel organ and rock solid bass lines from Leon Holder, and the driving drums of "Bad Daddy" Dave Whittaker. All three are great singers and take their turns at singing lead as well as harmony and background vocals. They've been on the radio all over the country on alternative, blues and indy stations, placed in the top 4 of the Cascade Blues Associations coveted Journey to Memphis band contest, and been on the cover of many of the Portland areas music publications. They've opened for the Johnny Limbo,Curtis Salgado Band, Smokin' Joe Kubeck, Walter Trout, Little Charlie & the Nightcats, and many more. They played at the Waterfront Blues Festival, Hot Summer Nights, the Go Fourth Festival, Lower Columbia College and the Logitech Holiday Party to name just a few.