2016 State Fair Bands
All Tomorrow’s Petty
“We like Tom Petty. We play his songs with a variable degree of interpretive license and no special costumes. We encourage everyone on the planet to practice the art of listening to Petty while hanging with their dearest pals. That’s pretty much it.”
With nearly 200 shows per year and the largest country/rock song list in the region, Tim Sigler has become a crowd favorite among country fans throughout the upper Midwest–A featured performer at festivals like Country Fest, Country Jam, Winstock, Grand Old Day, and countless bars across the Midwest…Whether it’s Erich Church, George Strait, Garth Brooks, Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Kenny Chesney, Johnny Cash, or some good ol’ rock ‘n roll—Tim Sigler plays all of your favorite hits, both new and old alike!
“T Bone Xpress is influenced by a wide range of old school blues & southern rock. The band is based in Minneapolis-St. Paul and has been paying dues in Midwest bars and at local festivals for over ten years.”
“Phil Kitze and the Resonators are a Twin Cities based rockin’ blues band. They have been together for over 20 years. The band plays a variety of rock and roll, Chicago blues, Southern rock, Texas blues, many original songs, and even some old country. Their style is very upbeat. A lot of rockin’ guitar and slide guitar. Everything they do is very danceable.”
Wayne and the Boys
“Wayne and the Boys is a one-man-band from Minneapolis Minnesota featuring a wide variety of music performed by Wayne Wagner with a song list of over 600 songs. The band travels the upper midwest and venues include night clubs, casinos, parties and weddings. Wayne Wagner was inducted into the Legends of South Dakota Country Music Hall of Fame in 2013 and has played in many full bands including his own. Enjoy an evening of fun and songs for everyone with Wayne and the Boys.”
George Hottinger’s Blues Band
Playing classic R&B covers, this band are annual favorites at local events in the community.