GENRE: 70’s Rock, Modern Pop, Alternative Rock
Semple is a Chicago-based band that prides itself on its musicianship and high energy stage performance. Fronted by one of the city’s most charismatic lead singers, Keith Semple, every show is a guaranteed nonstop great time!
Styles ranging from 70’s rock to modern pop songs, everyone is sure to leave happy. Known for their diverse array of medleys that feature bands such as The Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Michael Jackson, and even alternative/punk rock, each show is packed with variety. Semple also features several original songs in almost every show! Each member’s love of music is not only palpable from the moment they start playing, but also carries an incredible chemistry throughout the show.
With their drive and determination to be the absolute best at what they do, Semple is sure to leave guests more than satisfied!
Semple Band Members:
Keith Semple – lead vocals/guitar
Valentine Bennett – Lead guitar/Vocals
Johnny Jannotti – Drums/percussion
Josh – Bass guitar/vocals (good luck Drew)
Semple Band accomplishments:
- Performed 5 sold out nights at the 02 arena London w/Young Voices tour (23,000 people a night) Jan 2014
- #1 in Chicago rock chart on Reverbnation (HOlding the spot for over one year)
- Top 100 both nationally and globally on reverbnation Rock charts
- Over 1,200,000 hits on Youtube
- Performed around 150 shows a year since 2013
- SEMPLE wins world-wide song writing competition beating 3000 bands
- Songs heared on Chicago radio stations, 102.3XLC, Star 96.7fm, Star 105.5fm, Slam internet Radio
- Performed on live Television “ManCow in the Morning” and “WCIU The U”
- Released Full Studio album “Not For Radio” December 2013 and four track EP “Learn how to fly” early 2015
- Over 25,000 strong following on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
- Keith was voted Chicago’s Top Male singer in 2011 by Chicago Rocker Magazine
- Keith performed sold out UK arena tour of 10 arenas Jan 2014 inc. Birmingham, Manchester, London 02
- Keith reaches last 20 on NBC’s Emmy award winning show, The Voice.
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Semple Band playing Saturday August 31, 2019 at 4:30 on the Tribute Stage.