Phil Dirt & the Dozers

Phil Dirt & The Dozers

Phil Dirt and the Dozers
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PHIL DIRT & THE DOZERS are America's premiere "Rock 'N R'oldies" review (and the most popular vintage rock and roll show in the nation) will help you recapture those wonderful days! With their musical talent, high energy and contagious sense of humor, Phil Dirt & The Dozers will transport you to another time and place . . . namely, the 50's, 60's, and 70's of Rock and Roll! Imagine hearing The Four Seasons' Sherry with the original falsetto vocals intact . . . or the hauntingly beautiful Righteous Brothers' Unchained Melody or their You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling or the beautiful ballads of Roy Orbison including Pretty Woman and In Dreams. Party on the beach with The Beach Boys and Jan and Dean. And imagine the Platters' soul-stirring Only You performed with all the scratches and skips found on a well-worn 33 1/3 record, the way The Dozers first learned it! The Phil Dirt Time Machine also stops in the '70's, where you'll experience some of this decade's greatest hits including those from the Doobie Brothers, Grand Funk Railroad, The Eagles and even the O'Jays.

The PHIL DIRT & THE DOZERS' nostalgia show encompasses three decades of great music . . . and is performed absolutely live with a sophisticated yet light-hearted approach that creates an atmosphere all age ranges will enjoy. And here's the reasons why . . .

Steve will captivate you with his beautiful voice as well as his ability to emulate famous voices of the era as he guides you on your nostalgic journey through the 50's, 60's, and 70's; Mark, (a two-time Emmy award winner) will energize you with his dynamic keyboard, saxophone and flute work; Tony (Icepick), who is likely to trigger a standing ovation with his "gorgeous" vocal talents, will also electrify you with his guitar work; Hadden, another guitar virtuoso will shake the house with his fantastic bass and baritone voice; Tony M, will get your heart pounding to the rhythm of his wonderful percussions; and Craig, whose bass provides the pulse, will enthrall you with his guitar work and vocal abilities. This is an amazingly talented group of musicians, yet very humble, professional . . . and, oh yes, charming!

As the old saying goes, success speaks for itself, and in the world of musical entertainment, the name Phil Dirt & The Dozers is synonymous with success. Why? Time after time, Phil Dirt & The Dozers have proven themselves at countless events including state and county fairs, festivals, corporate and private shows, theaters, casinos, speedways, car shows, conventions, trade shows . . . and much more. Phil Dirt & The Dozers IS the nation's #1 requested vintage rock and roll show providing fun, memories . . . and professionalism! That's a proven fact.

Always dedicated to the success of your special event, The Dozers have been mesmerizing and winning the hearts of millions of clients and fans from the Bellaire Country Club in Beverly Hills to the stage of the Lincoln Center in New York City . . . from the sunny beaches of Hawaii to the State Fairs of America . . . and from the Caribbean to Canada. Playing their authentic style of 50's, 60's and 70's music mixed with their own comedic style of entertainment, The Dozers have always made the enjoyment of their clients and fans the number one priority.

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