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
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.