Musical styles & Theme Shows
Our performers are masters at every major musical style! We pack dance floors, bring audiences to their feet and create lasting memories! In addition to being known as the #1 Dance Band in San Diego playing all the favorite party songs from every decade, we also love to provide theme-based entertainment for your special event.
For more information regarding each theme show or to check out video, audio samples & live event pictures featuring a particular style of music, click on the link below each show description.
UNLEASHED - Top 40 Dance Theme Show
Republic of Music, a San Diego dance band, presents a high energy & edgy Top 40 show featuring today's hottest radio hits, club-inspired attire & hip hop choreography. This show boasts an impressive lineup of hip, youthful vocalists who bring artist-level believability to their Top 40 presentation as they sing, dance, rap & ignite audiences of all ages. Add one of our party pumping DJs along with some sizzling RoM dancers for the ultimate Top 40 dance experience!
SOULTRY - 70s Soul, Funk & Disco Theme Show
Republic of Music, a San Diego cover band, presents Soultry, a San Diego Funk & Soul Band. Soultry features world class musicians and vocalists who excel at all things fresh and funky. With riveting showmanship, infectious on-stage energy and a juicy array of 70s soul, funk and disco hits, Soultry, is a breath of funk-filled air. Book it as a theme show or incorporate some soul into a variety dance set. Either way, life could use a little more SOUL!
NEW CLASSIX - Motown & Oldies Theme Show
Experience classic R&B hits made new again performed by New Classix: Republic of Music’s R&B live party band that covers tunes from the popular Motown era, guaranteed to get your toes tapping, fingers snapping, and body grooving. With songs recorded by renowned performing artists such as The Temptations, Diana Ross and The Supremes, Stevie Wonder, The Four Tops, Martha and the Vandellas, Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, and Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, the familiar melodies will inspire the crowd to sing and dance to songs that have been connecting people for decades. Unite your guests through song with the New Classix!
REIGHTYO - 80s Theme Show
The ReightyO performers dish out the best of the 80s rock, dance and electronic dance hits. Complete with 80s costumes and a sass & style that was famous during that energetic era, ReightyO is a not-to-be-missed musical experience! For 80s fans and enthusiasts, hire Republic of Music's 80s Theme Show, ReightyO!
SAVANNAH - Country Theme Show
Republic of Music, a Southern California live band for hire, presents Savannah; San Diego's most corporate-friendly country theme show. Covering the classics from Johhny Cash & Patsy Cline, to 90s favorites from George Strait & Shania Twain to current radio a la Georgia Florida Line & Miranda Lambert. These performers delight with their southern drawl, fun costuming and authentic sound. Line dance lessons are also available.
JAZZIQUE - Jazz, Big Band, Swing, Contemporary Groove
Republic of Music, a San Diego jazz band, presents Jazzique, an ensemble that specializes in the art of swanky jazz. Add a touch of class to any event with provocative vocal jazz standards, soothing instrumental ballads, seductive bossa novas, and brassy bebop, all masterfully performed by a group of extremely talented musicians & renowned vocalists. Legendary jazz artists covered include Duke Ellington, Frank Sinatra, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Canonball Aderley, and Miles Davis, as well as contemporary artists such as Sade & Michael Buble plus many more!
SHAKA- Beach Theme Show
Republic of Music, a San Diego cover band, presents Shaka, a musical experience that embodies the SoCal spirit with easy-going & fun background entertainment. Shaka spans a wide range of beach-inspired vibes from the acoustic guitar grooves of Jack Johnson & Jason Mraz, to reggae rhythms inspired by Bob Marley, to the surf sounds of The Beach Boys, to the Calypso beats of the steel drum, in addition to many other Island-sounding arists such as Jimmy Buffett, Sublime, "IZ" and many more. Make your event feel like paradise with Shaka as your entertainment choice!
EN FUEGO - Latin Dance Theme Show
Republic of Music, a San Diego Latin dance band, presents En Fuego, a spicy musical experience that invokes rhythms from south of the border. Musical styles including salsa, merengue, cumbia & bachata are all beautifully executed to bring about a well-rounded Latin music experience. Led by frontman Noel Ortega, a talented musician of Puerto Rican descent who can embody the essence of latino music, En Fuego will undoubtedly create a spark in any event and is a sure way to ignite the dance floor with excitement. Add some “hotness" to any occasion with “En Fuego”!
ROUGE - Female Fronted Theme Show
Republic of Music, a Southern California cover band for hire, presents a flirty and fun female-fronted show featuring an array of girl vocalists, string players and musicians. Covering all styles of background as well as dance music, this is a visually & energetically dynamic show that is sure to please all audiences!
UNPLUGGED - Acoustic Theme Show
Republic of Music, a Southern California live band for hire, offers a volume-sensitive yet flashy background show featuring vocalists & acoustic guitar(s) plus horns and percussion if appropriate. They perform a riveting range of background music including acoustic pop, jazz, blues, country, reggae & soft rock. This is a memorable addition to any entertainment package.
USO - Patriotic Theme Show
Instill pride and nostalgia in the hearts of your guests as “FREEDOM” performs the songs of the land of the free and home of the brave. This show includes high-energy pop anthems, passionate rock ballads, and WWII-era classics performed by spirited and talented musicians. Singers and dancers costumed in military inspired garb perform choreographed routines that arouse a patriotic spirit in every American.
BRIMSTONE- 60s-70s Classic Rock Theme Show
Republic of Music, a San Diego party band, presents a concert-like presentation of their classic rock theme show, Brimstone, "Music as solid as a rock." Audiences are moved to their feet while the musicians summon the head-banging refrains of the 60s, 70s, and 80s. Sing, shout, yell, pump your fists, and wave your lighters to the tunes of Led Zeppelin, Rolling Stones, ZZ Top, Journey and many others. Crowd interaction is highly encouraged by the rockstars & vocal divas who lead the audience in song and rockin' revelry. Brimstone is the perfect choice for your corporate or private event where walking away feeling like a rockstar is the goal!
SMOKEY BLU - Blues Theme Show
Republic of Music, San Diego's favorite cover band presents, Smokey Blu, a hard-hitting blues band that jolts the innermost emotions of its audiences. The lead vocalists captivate the crowd with haunting melodies while being accompanied by gritty solos on the electric guitar, harmonica, organ, saxophone & trumpet. Famed blues artists covered include B.B. King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Etta James, Bonnie Raitt, Jimi Hendrix, Muddy Waters, Susan Tedeschi and more. Mesmerize your guests and tug on their heart strings with the striking song stylings of Smokey Blu.
LIVE BAND KARAOKE
YOU are the rockstar in this show! Republic of Music presents Southern California's most corporate-friendly Live Band Karaoke experience. We provide karaoke songlists, sign up slips, visual monitors with lyrics scrolling in real-time, props to make it fun, seamless integration with projector screen(s) to display lyrics for th audience plus all the live instrumentation, backing vocals & moral support needed to make each guest shine! This is a must-book show for companies looking to foster team-work & build company moral!
BACKGROUND MUSIC - Soloist, Duos, Trios, Jazz Bands
Republic of Music, a Southern California cover band for hire, presents many background options for swanky cocktail hours, elegant affairs, classy soirees and parties that need a vibey background atmosphere. Offering soloists, duos, ,trios, quartets, jazz bands, DJ Live, Mariachis and more, you're sure to find the performers that perfectly compliment the ambiance you're looking for.
RECESS ROCKERS - Family-Friendly, Kid-Interactive Show
Republic of Music, a Southern California party band for hire, presents a kid-centered, interactive and merry show that covers family-friendly Top 40 dance hits as well as kid songs re-done in pop-rock style. Complete with costumes, props, plastic instruments, sing-a-longs and dance-offs, this show is sure to delight the young and the young-at-heart.