“Rocket Rached and Fat City 8” is a 9 piece band consisting of a kick ass horn section, wicked guitar, keyboard, killer rhythm section and a lead Blues man that brings everyone to the dance floor on the first song. This band is comprised of Juno award winners that have played with some of the best blues musicians in the world.
“Rocket Rached and Fat City 8” have been together since 1995 and toured across the country performing at large dance halls to hay barn parties. Numerous nights have seen such famous guests sit in such as: Jeff Healey, Sue Foley, Otis Grand, Chuck Jackson and good pals, Roomful of Blues! Career highlights were opening for Blues legends: Duke Robillard, Junior Wells and Ray Charles.
“Rocket Rached”, the front man for Fat City 8, is described as a classic blues shouter. “Rocket Rached” is color! This dynamic personality has an exuberance that is infectious. With his passion for the Blues, the “Rocket” brings the band to another level when he sets foot on stage, and everyone feels it! This talented group, perform original tunes, blues classics and swing with the heart and soul of the old masters.